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.

Lawrence to Become Darden's Sr. VP and Chief Supply Chain Officer

Takes over effective May 28.

ARAMARK Names Foss President and CEO

Former PepsiCo executive takes over with the contract feeder effective immediately.

Fiesta Restaurant Group Names Todd Chief Development Officer

Industry veteran comes to Fiesta Restaurant from RTM Restaurant Group.

First NRA Operator Innovations Awards Winners Announced

Inaugural set of winners announced during 2012 NRA Show.

Sysco Senior Management Changes Announced

A series of changes realigns management structure

Direct South to Merge with Citisco and Update Management Team

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.

FE&S Names M Tucker's Morgan Tucker DSR of the Year

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

NSF Names New VP for Global Food Safety

Chestnut brings experience, leadership to new position.

Grindmaster-Cecilware Names New Sr. VP of Sales and Marketing

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

FCSI Presents a Series of Awards

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

Rowland Joins Watlow as VP of Operations

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