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.

Knight Joins the Kelly-Mincks Team

Manufacturers' rep adds new account manager. 

Gutkowski Joins MEIKO

Foodservice industry veteran assumes regional sales manager role.

ITW FEG's Szafranski to Retire

Longtime foodservice professional to leave ITW FEG at the end of June.

Study Explores School Foodservice Needs and Funding

Eighty-eight percent of schools need at least one piece of foodservice equipment.

Bargreen Ellingson Expands Into Wyoming

Washington-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership acquires Knapp Supply and Equipment.

Restaurant Industry Performance Index Hit 100.5 in February

Foodservice industry remained in expansion mode despite weather-related customer traffic issues.

Lopez Joins Baja Fresh Mexican Grill

Restaurant industry veteran becomes director of product development.

Sentinel Capital Acquires Newk's Eatery

Sentinel's portfolio includes numerous franchised concepts. 

FE&S Names Facility Design Project of the Year: FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar

Award to be presented at Dealer of the Year Gala.

Pizza Inn Announces Leadership Changes

Smith promoted to a senior vice president position of Pie Five.

McDonald's to Update Management Roles

Fenton's upcoming retirement leads to promotion of two senior vice presidents.