October 4, 2017
Tablecraft Updates Rep Network
Tablecraft Products Company added Greenwald Sales & Marketing (GSM) to its network of independent manufacturers reps. As a result, GSM will now represent Tablecraft in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and West Virginia.
Restaurant Performance Continues to Slide, Early-Bird Diners Deemed a Win; Discord Among Those Who Study Minimum Wage Impact
The National Restaurant Association says restaurant performance continues to slide. The impact of minimum wage seems to remain in the eye of who runs the study. U.S.-based chains dominate the Top 500 franchise companies. Foodservice operators continue to target early-bird diners. These stories and a whole lot more This Week in Foodservice.
The Hummus & Pita Co. Names New
The Hummus & Pita Co. hired Matt Sheppard to serve as chief operating officer for the New York-based fast casual Mediterranean concept.
Dunkin’ Brands Taps Latimer to Serve as VP of Culinary Innovation
Dunkin’ Brands Group named Katy Latimer vice president, culinary innovation.
Alto-Shaam Updates its Product Management and Sales Teams
Alto-Shaam, a Wisconsin-based foodservice equipment manufacturer, added four people to its team and welcomed back a previous associate.
Unified Brands Promotes Seeburger to Retail Sales Manager
Unified Brands promoted Chris Seeburger to retail sales manager.
How Dining Trends Impact Tabletop Specification
Plating and presentation are now more important than ever. Here, we identify exactly how tabletop specification supports today’s meal trends.
Equipex Updates Rep Network
Equipex, a Rhode Island-based foodservice equipment manufacturer, added Searles Associates to its network of independent manufacturers reps.