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Inaugural set of winners announced during 2012 NRA Show.

General Motors veteran brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role.

A series of changes realigns management structure

The owners of this '50s style chain hope potential franchisees flip for a smaller, more affordable prototype.

In a pair of separate announcements made at the same time, Direct South Inc., a Macon, Ga.,-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealership, announced plans to merge with another dealership and to update its management structure.

Restaurant operators reported positive same-store sales for the tenth consecutive month; Operators' outlook for capital spending at its highest level in more than four years.

Makes the jump to president from vice president of operations.

BKI's line of combi ovens will include Giorik technology.

She accepted the award during FE&S' 2012 Dealer of the Year and Industry Awards Gala.

He joins the manufacturer of plumbing and hardware products as business development manager for national accounts.

Chestnut brings experience, leadership to new position.

Foodservice veteran comes from Au Bon Pain.

Beverage industry veteran Immell will work out of the company's Illinois location.

Responsibilities also include parts and service department.

This week's chain news includes a new prototype for McAlister's, operating results for Chipotle and Yum!, and expansion news for Dunkin' Donunts and Krispy Kreme.

Grismer tapped to fill Carucci's CFO post.

Industry vet takes on new responsibilities.

Foodservice Consultants Society International – The Americas Division recognized a series of foodservice professionals and individual organizations with a collection of awards.

Operations will continue at both of Jet Plastica's plant locations.