FlashNews: Darden Restaurants Buys Eddie V's, Pei Wei Enters Mexican Market, and More

FlashNews from Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

October 19, 2011

Pei Wei Asian Diner to Enter Mexican Market FE&S FlashNews

P.F. Chang's signed an exclusive development and licensing agreement with Alsea, S.A.B. de C.V. to develop its fast-casual concept Pei Wei Asian Diner throughout Mexico.

Granite City to Expand Eight Existing Stores FE&S FlashNews

The casual dining chain hopes the renovation process will enhance the customer experience through greater efficiencies.

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Darden to buy Eddie V’s for $59M FE&S FlashNews

Darden Restaurants, Inc. reached an agreement to purchase Eddie V's Restaurants, Inc. for $59 million in cash. The deal is expected to close by the end of the calendar year.

Beckman to Join Wusthof as Western Sales Manager FE&S FlashNews

Mark Beckman will become the new western regional sales manager for cutlery manufacturer Wusthof effective Nov. 1.

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Cornell Offers Online Master Certificate in Foodservice Management FE&S FlashNews

The Cornell School of Hotel Management is offering a new online Master Certificate in Foodservice Management.

L2M Acquires HSI FE&S FlashNews

L2M Foodservice Design Group has acquired Baltimore-based Hospitality Services, Inc. (HSI).

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Master-Bilt Announces New Sales Rep Group FE&S FlashNews

Master-Bilt announced GMD Foodservice Marketing as its new sales rep group in lower Michigan and Indiana.

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