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.

European Company Prepares to buy Wilbur Curtis

Groupe SEB has reached an agreement to acquire Wilbur Curtis, a manufacturer of coffee equipment for the foodservice industry. The deal, which is subject to customary regulatory clearances, is expected to close in February 2019, per a release announcing the transaction.

Cornerstone Foodservice Group Acquires Astra Manufacturing

Cornerstone Foodservice Group added a third company to its portfolio through the acquisition of Astra Manufacturing Inc., a designer and manufacturer of coffee equipment for both the commercial and home segments.