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.

Chicago Pizza Chain Gets Thinner

Noah Himmel, the third-generation owner of the Chicago-based Edwardo's Pizza chain, introduced a new concept focused on thinner, lighter pizza — a departure from the chain's signature cheesy, calorie-dense, deep dish pies.

FE&S Dealer of the Year and Industry Awards Gala Winners Announced

Magazine to celebrate the best of the best on the evening of May 5 at Chicago's Ritz-Carlton.

Cretors Names 2012 Bert Nathan Memorial Award Winner

Shelly Oleson recognized for her accomplishments in the theater concessions industry.

Quiznos Names Agadi Executive Chairman

Macdonald to continue as president and CEO.

Carroll Chair and LaCrosse Appoint New Regional Sales Manager

Rick Brua brings sales management background to new position.

NRA, NRAEF Elect New Officers, Members to Board of Directors and Trustees

An assortment of foodservice industry leaders take new positions at NRA.

Manitowoc Announces Changes in Ovens and Advanced Cooking Group

John Stevenson replaces the retiring Rick Cutler.

Call for Entries: CAFÉ/Kendall College Green Award

Call for submissions recognizing commitments to sustainability. 

NRA Names Garner Director of Commerce & Entrepreneurship

Former FMI director of government relations takes on new position.

Schweppe Bought by Alliance Paper & Foodservice

Lombard, Ill.-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership becomes a subsidiary of Alliance Paper & Food Service.

Strategic Names New CFO

McCain joins foodservice equipment dealership from Border Foods.