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.

College Students a Growing Customer Base for Convenience Stores, Reports NPD

The spending ability of this emerging demographic continues to evolve.

Chain Operating Report for Nov. 28

A handful of restaurants entered new markets, while another breaks away from its food court roots by opening a standalone location.

Micro Matic Drafts a Pair to Join its Team

Duo brings more than 50 years' experience to their new roles.

National Restaurant Association Seeks Nominations for Annual Innovation Awards

The competition spans five categories and the awards are presented during the NRA Show in Chicago.

Zaxby's Promotes Gamble

Company veteran becomes VP of brand development for ZFI.

Unified Brands Adds a Pair to its Sales Team

Carlson and Cohen to head up chain accounts and central region.

Del Frisco's names Carcara COO

Carcara comes from Seasons 52.

Woods Joins Globe as VP of Sales and Marketing

Former Unified Brands and Hobart veteran joins Dayton-based foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Brinker Announces Leadership Transition

Company veteran Wyman Roberts will take over as CEO in January.

ABC Presents Annual Supplier Awards

Five foodservice supplies companies named.

Epic Burger Serves Up New CEO

Former Potbelly executive Norrick joins the budding Chicago burger chain.