March 22, 2017
Hotel & Restaurant Supply Names Mason Greene as President
Hotel & Restaurant Supply named Mason Greene its new president. He becomes the third generation of the Greene family to lead the business.
The Operational Impact of 2017 Foodservice Trends
Consultant Juan Martinez of Profitality explores the operational impact of such foodservice-related trends as sustainability, technology and more.
This Week in Foodservice: Canadian Franchisees Unhappy with Tim Horton’s, Legal Seafood Debuts Fast Casual
U.S. retail sales inched up in February while restaurant and bar sales edged down. Tim Horton’s franchisees are unhappy with their parent company. Legal Seafood will introduce a fast-casual concept. Food away from home prices continue to grow. These stories and a whole lot more This Week In Foodservice.
Hochman Promoted to President of KFC
Kevin Hochman was promoted to president and chief concept officer of KFC U.S.
AHF Elects Officers and Directors
Members of the Association for Healthcare Foodservice elected two new officers, three new directors, and two nominating committee members to serve on the organization’s 2017 Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.
WC & Partners Forms Strategic Alliance with Gastrotec
WC & Partners, a Denver, Colo.-based foodservice consulting firm, has formed a strategic alliance with Gastrotec, S.p.a., a foodservice design consulting firm based in Santiago, Chile.
Michailo Joins MEIKO
Pete Michailo, a longtime member of the foodservice industry, has joined MEIKO, the Nashville-based manufacturer of warewashers, as manager of project sales.
Ventilation: Now and for the Future
The notion that selecting the right hood and optimizing kitchen ventilation design can have a major impact on energy savings in commercial kitchen operations is nothing new. However, after decades of research and highly vocal education by engineers, the industry has finally responded with new technologies, standards, design improvements and best practices that make it easier and more affordable to reach higher levels of hood performance and efficiency than ever before.
Thornton Becomes Jamba Juice’s COO
Joe Thornton was introduced as COO for Jamba Juice.