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.

Chain Restaurants Realize First Quarter Same-Store Sales Increase

Technomic’s Financial Dashboard shows a strong increase among mid-scale restaurants during the first quarter of 2015.

Kinsey Leaves Noodles & Company for Portillo's

ABC Recognizes Member and Supplier Growth

Allied Buying Corporation, a Lombard, Ill.-based foodservice equipment and supplies buying group recognized its members and suppliers with a series of annual awards.

Biller Joins Spring USA Team

New England Chapters of FCSI and MAFSI Raise Money for Wounded Warrior Project

Foodservice industry associations team together in 42nd annual event to support area charities.

Private Equity Firm Purchases Saladworks

Restaurant chain's management team expected to remain in tact.

Bergstein Joins T&S Brass

Foodservice industry veteran assumes newly created position of retail business development manager.

Nerbonne Joins Cooper-Atkins in VP Role

Thirty-year veteran of the foodservice industry assumes new post with the Connecticut-based equipment manufacturer.

Thermo-Kool Announces Personnel Moves

Moss becomes accounting manager and Roney gets promoted to administrative resource manager.

Standex Refrigeration Group Names New VP of Marketing

McDonald earns promotion and will work with Nor-Lake and Master-Bilt brands.

Foodservice Industry Continues to Battle for Market Share

Sales increase despite visits remaining flat.