Foodservice News & Trends

Breaking news for the full foodservice equipment and supplies distribution channel. Includes information on dealers, distributors, design consultants and multi-unit operators spanning leadership changes, mergers and acquisitions, trends, data and much more.

Focus Brands to Buy Jamba Juice

In a deal that will take a publicly traded foodservice concept private, Focus Brands Inc. will acquire Jamba Juice for $200 million in cash. Focus is owned by Roark Capital, a private equity firm that owns a variety of restaurant chains.