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E&S Summit Peaks in Palm Springs, Calif.

Three of the industry’s leading trade associations — Commercial Food Equipment Service Association (CFESA), Food Equipment Distributors Association (FEDA) and the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM) — brought their members together for a five-day conference in March. Dubbed the E&S Summit, the event featured forward-thinking general session speakers, panel discussions and more. And to spark conversation among the constituencies from the participating groups, each day included a series of spirited and well-attended roundtable discussions. Here’s a quick photo recap of the event which took place in Palm Springs, Calif.