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.

Ricciardi Joins SEFA Team

Supply chain veteran becomes the dealer organization's VP of operations.

Remembering William Gilmore of Robot Coupe

William Gilmore, one of the three original founders of Robot Coupe, U.S.A, passed away on June 15. He was 90 years old.

Brooks Joins Cardinal International

Food and wine pro to work with dealer buying group ABC.

Taylor Made Chief Development Officer for Rita’s

Taylor has held senior leadership roles.

Star Adds Director of Sales

Former Oliver Equipment sales director to handle the eastern U.S. for the Star Group.

Blodgett Ovens Moves Operations of Market Forge Industries to Vermont

Middleby acquired Market Forge in January.

Sandstone Adds Regional Managers

Genereoux and Fox join team.

Master-Bilt Updates Sales and Customer Service Teams

Watkins and McMillin join the manufacturer.

FMP Seals Fate: Names New National Accounts Manager

Lori Fate takes on new challenges.

Standex Sells American Foodservice Company

Former Tennessee division makes AMERI-FLEX and USECO foodservice equipment brands.

National Restaurant Association Moves Flanagan into VP Role

Association veteran to lead state restaurant association relations.