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.

MAFSI Business Barometer Reports Second Quarter Gain of 3.6 Percent

Reps Forecast 4.1 percent growth for the third quarter of 2012

Pizza Inn Recognizes Franchisees

Awards handed out for growth and more.

Remembering Robin Crispin

Gaylord Industries Makes a Trio of Personnel Announcements

Manufacturer of commercial kitchen ventilation systems adds to its sales and service teams.

FE&S Fields 2013 Forecast Study

Foodservice Equipment and Supplies invites its operator and dealer readers to participate in the magazine's 2013 Forecast Study.

Chain Operating Report for August 7, 2012

Several chains report operating results, while another opens a location on a military base.

Remembering Tech-24's Victor Curbean

Victor Curbean, an employee of Tech-24, a Virginia-based service agent, passed away from heart failure on July 18. He was 40 years old.

Tavistock Buys Seven Qdoba Locations

Multi-concept operator to convert these locations to FREEBIRDS restaurants.

CARD Highlights Foodservice Equipment Rebates

Searchable database includes more than 200 resources.

Remembering Service Ideas' Pat Murray

Minnesota entrepreneur was among the first inducted into the state's restaurant hall of fame.

Meiko Adds to Customer Service and Operations Team

Mason comes over from Unified Brands.