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.

The Passing of William "Bill" Romke

3Wire Opens New Las Vegas Distribution Center

Facility features a storefront that allows customers to pick up their orders.

Spring USA Updates Rep Network

Foodservice manufacturer gets new representation in Western United States.

Number of Restaurants on the Rise

Visits increase, too, according to NPD's Spring 2012 ReCount study.

DIPO USA Moves to New Facility

Induction cooking equipment manufacturer gets larger space while remaining in Troy, Ohio.

Nexstep Names Marketing Manager

Hogue to grow O-Cedar line.

ServeSafe Manager Course Available Online

In advance of food safety month, course demo available.

Manitowoc Promotes Hallett

Foodservice equipment industry veteran to work with Yum! Brands domestically and abroad.

LSRs Continue to Grab Foodservice Market Share


LSRs now account for 53 percent of the commercial foodservice industry.

H. Weiss Buys Part of BRC Commercial Kitchens

Deal involves a pair of FEDA members.

Rockovits Joins Metz Culinary Management

Will work with school districts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.