September 20, 2017
Hurricane Harvey Part III
Part three in an ongoing report on the impact of Hurricane Harvey on the foodservice equipment and supplies industry.
Singer Equipment Co. Buys Ashland Equipment
Singer Equipment Co., an Elverson, Pa.-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer, has acquired Ashland Equipment. Purchasing Ashland expands Singer's presence in the Maryland, Delaware, Washington, D.C., and Virginia markets.
20% Operator Rebate on all New Products
From casual to fine dining, all of our latest designs are now available with a 20% operator rebate. Rustic Crimson (shown) is just one of over 20 new collections available, all designed to help you build your vision of the desired guest experience.
Round Table Pizza Gets New Owners
Multiconcept operator Global Franchise Group has acquired Round Table Pizza and its affiliated concepts, including Round Table Clubhouse and Round Table Pizza Wings Brew.
Call for Entries in FE&S' 2018 Performance in Tabletop Awards
Foodservice operators, dealers, manufacturers and reps are invited to submit entries to FE&S' 2018 Performance in Tabletop Awards, which recognize excellence in the strategic and functional application of permanent tableware. Complete details at fesmag.com/2018tabletop.
Restaurant Sales Up for August, Trustworthy Fast-Food Brands, Impact of Hurricane Harvey on Restaurants, and More
Restaurant sales increased in August. Do consumers trust fast-food chains? Restaurant prices continue to rise faster than prices at grocery stores. Hurricanes cause multiple problems for restaurants. A foodservice and lodging apprenticeship program is up and running. These stories and a whole lot more This week in Foodservice.
Hull Becomes COO for Lemonade Restaurant Group
Lemonade Restaurant Group named Ame Hull chief operations officer for the Los Angeles-based fast-casual restaurant company serving seasonal California cuisine across 28 locations.
Papa Murphy’s Promotes Hutchens to
Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. promoted Mark Hutchens to executive vice president and chief operating officer from chief financial officer.
Chowbotics Names Cudia VP of
Dorothy Cudia was named vice president of engineering for Chowbotics, a food robotics company. Cudia comes to Chowbotics from The Middleby Corp.
T&S Names Sales Director for
T&S Brass and Bronze Works hired Albrecht Roelandts to serve as director of sales for Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Russia and India.
Server Names New Marketing Manager
Server Products promoted Brent Henschel to marketing manager from marketing communications specialist.