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Total retail sales rose in September, as did restaurant sales, per the U.S. Census Bureau. Pizza Hut has developed an improved pouch for delivery orders. Urbane Cafe has received a strategic investment from the founders of the Panda Restaurant Group. These stories and a whole lot more This Week in Foodservice.



A.J. Antunes & Co. Updates Sales Team

Carol Stream, Ill. foodservice equipment manufacturer promotes Schmidt and welcomes Bullock.

A.J. Antunes & Co. has promoted Daniel Schmidt to the newly created position of director of key accounts and hired Sarah Bullock to serve as regional sales manager.

Schmidt joined A.J. Antunes & Co. in 2010 as an international sales manager, where he was responsible for foodservice equipment and water treatment systems in the Middle East and India and air and gas pressure switches in Europe. He most recently served as the business development manager for the company's VIZION products. managing and growing the company's division of water treatment systems. In his new role Schmidt will direct all of the company's sales managers and sales activities for its ROUNDUP and VIZION product lines.

Bullock's background includes working with such companies as the Ritz-Carlton, Vail Resorts, and Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton. In her new role, Bullock becomes responsible for A.J. Antunes' Midwest region.

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