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.

Robert Rippe & Associates Adds to its Healthcare Team

Sam Tell Companies Adds to its Sales Team

Former Unified Brands executive Carlson joins the foodservice equipment and supplies dealer.

Copeland Joins RTI

Mark Copeland has Restaurant Technologies Inc. as the company’s vice president and chief marketing officer. 

His background includes working as a marketing analyst for Saatchi & Saatchi in London and as a senior marketing director for SC Johnson.

KitchenAid Updates Sales Leadership

Azadian becomes national sales manager for the Michigan-based foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Biscuitville Adds Metevier to its Executive Team

Yum! Brands veteran becomes president of the Southern-inspired restaurant chain. 

Hughes Promoted to Business Analyst by T&S Brass

T&S Brass and Bronze Works promoted John Hughes to the position of business analyst.

Ali Group Buys InterMetro Industries

Taco Bell Makes a Run for Urban Markets

The quick-serve giant's cantina style restaurants will serve liquor and tapas-style menu items. 

Patella to Assume Director Role for Moyer Diebel

Anthony Patella will become national director of sales for Moyer Diebel, effective Oct. 1, 2015.

Shoney’s Hires New COO and Executive Chef

Wozniak and Cleveland join the Nashville-based family dining chain.

Alto-Shaam Updates Sales, Marketing and Culinary Teams

Adds five to roster.