Foodservice News & Trends

Breaking news for the full foodservice equipment and supplies distribution channel. Includes information on dealers, distributors, design consultants and multi-unit operators spanning leadership changes, mergers and acquisitions, trends, data and much more.

Landry's Finally Reaches Deal to Acquire McCormick & Schmick's

Multi-concept operator adds a seafood chain to its portfolio

ACP Promotes Potter to VP and Adds Rep Groups

Swanson-Girard & Associates and Pioneer Marketing to rep network

WCR Honors Excellence in Culinary and Hospitality

Seven women recognized at twelfth annual awards gala

U.S. Cooler Names New Regional Sales Manager

Mike Patton to cover south central territory.

Eighth Annual Global Food and Wine Experience Coming to NYC

BCA presenting educational experience for students, food lovers

Chain Operating Report for Nov. 2

A handful of restaurant chains tinker with new prototypes to fuel expansion plans.

FEDA Adds Industry Think Tank to 2012 Convention

New 90-minute session allows foodservice equipment and supplies dealers and manufacturers to share perspectives, best practices and more.

Sales and Traffic Levels Improve in September Restaurant Performance Index

Forty three percent of operators made a capital expenditure in past three months.

Whataburger Announces Exec Promotions

Texas-based burger chain shakes up executive line-up.

Spring USA Adds Sales Agents

Lehr McKeown to cover NYC metro area

Chain Update: VooDoo BBQ and Grill Franchising Expands Nationwide

VooDoo BBQ and Grill, a Louisiana-based barbecue restaurant franchise, announced plans to expand nationally after nearly a decade in Louisiana.