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.

Bauscher Hepp to Distribute Mogogo Buffet Solutions

Victory Refrigeration Names New Sales Manager

La Madeleine Updates Management Team

Cahill promoted to president for the French-inspired restaurant chain.

Beaussant Becomes President of PSP - Peugot

Hewitt Joins Bauscher Hepp

Former Forbes Industries executive takes on sales leadership role with the tabletop distributor.

LTI Updates Rep Network

Berner International Recognizes PMG

Berner International Corp., the New Castle, Pa.-based manufacturer of air curtains, presented its Presidential Gold Award for Outstanding Sales Achievement to Preferred Marketing Group, a Chatsworth, Calif.-based manufacturer's rep firm.

Great Wraps Takes Flight in Airports

Great Wraps Grill has developed a new prototype the fast-casual concept hopes will take flight in airports.

IFMA Names 2015 Silver Plate Award Winners

The International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) announced the winners of its 2015 Silver Plate Awards.

National Restaurant Association Announces the 2015 Kitchen Innovations Award Winners

The National Restaurant Association announced the recipients of its 2015 Kitchen Innovations (KI) Awards. The 23 selected innovations specifically address: water waste reduction and enhanced energy efficiency, increased safety and sanitation, cross-functionality, faster cook-up times, space constraints — even ergonomics and smart technology that learns and adapts to various conditions.

Trends: Make Room for Hard Cider

Move over craft beer — there’s a hot new bubbly in town. Craft cider producers have taken the beverage industry by storm in the last year, expanding their distribution across the country and coming up with some unique offerings.