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.

FE&S Names 2015 Top Achievers

TriMark Consolidates Two Operating Companies

TriMark USA has consolidated a pair of its operating companies.

PB&J Come Together to Form New Rep Group

Johnny Rockets Updates Management Team

Walker promoted to president of operations and development for the burger chain.

Carwell Joins Server Products

Wisconsin manufacturer adds sourcing manager.

Remembering Lloyd Bottomley

Longtime service agent Lloyd Bottomley passed away on Dec. 27, 2014. He was 76 years old.

Full-Service Restaurants Should Focus on Menu and Atmosphere to Regain Momentum

It’s no secret that fast-casual concepts continue to take sales from other segments of the restaurant industry, including full-service restaurants.

Follett Updates Rep Network

Luigi Bormioli Promotes Kessler

Electrolux to Acquire Chinese Dishwasher Manufacturer

Deal for Veetsan expected to close in the first half of 2015. 

FOCUS Brands Promotes Cole and Guith

New president named for Cinnabon.