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Marc Spooner to take the helm at stadium.

Company veteran named director of sales

Company hopes to leverage the experiences of Lupita Distaso.

Foodservice equipment manufacturer begins shipping from South Carolina.

From a Chapter 11 filing to new restaurant openings to jumping jacks to franchisees of the year being named, this edition of FE&S' Chain Operating Report runs the gamut of restaurant news.

Burnside to lead the manufacturer of tabletop and catering supplies

Beautiful Brands International includes such restaurant concepts as Ludger's, CherryBerry, and Smallcakes Cupcakery.

Nerbornne resigns from the North Carolina-based foodservice equipment manufacturer

Charlie Fusari buys stake in California-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership.

Kitchens To Go provided bolt-on kitchens for three schools in Joplin, Mo., to assist in that community's recovery following the tornado that ravaged the town back in May.

ServSafe Food Handler receives ANSI ASTM E2659 recognition

Nancy Culotta, NSF International vice president for food safety product certification and consumer products, announced her plans to retire earlier this year.

Foodservice consultants to combine talents to extend their reach

Judging by name alone, guests can be sure this isn't the typical pizza parlor with red-checkered tables and no-fuss servingware.

Awards honoring restaurant operators and employees


Simplicity is the new trend this fall and winter, according to Blue Plate Catering in Chicago.

Fewer than one in five foodservice operators expect economic conditions to improve in the next six months

From opening to new locations to new partnerships to unveiling new growth plans, this chain operating report has a little something for everyone.

Johnson Commercial Agents and Ross Marketing to rep the manufacturer

Warewashing veteran expands scope