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.

IFMA Announces 2017 Silver Plate Winners

 

800 Degrees Pizza Appoints Hospitality Veteran Tommy Lee as CEO

Popeyes to get new CEO

Foodservice Equipment and Supplies Increase by 4+ in the Fourth Quarter

Reps project equipment and supplies sales will increase 4.4 percent in 2017.

 

Private Equity Firm to Invest in Edward Don & Company

Electrolux Acquires Grindmaster-Cecilware

2017 Beverage Series: Tea, Glorius Tea

Growing consumer interest in diets and flavors drive growth in high-quality teas.

Trend: Modern Indian

Once characterized only as uber rich, spicy buffet food that can challenge the stomach, American diners are taking a second look at Indian cuisine as top chefs, restaurateurs and fast-casual entrepreneurs across the country aim to reintroduce and reinvent authentic dishes in lighter, creative ways with enhanced branding and better design.

Ventilation: Now and for the Future

Hood systems are on the rise with higher levels of performance and efficiency.

Fiesta Restaurant Group Names New CEO and Updates Strategic Plan

Solutions 5 Conference Examines the Future of Food

Nearly 300 foodservice professionals participated in the Jan. 20 Solutions 5 annual conference, hosted by Microsoft in Redmond, Wash. The one-day event explored the next generation of food, specifically looking at the future of food.