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.

Ali Group Buys Edlund

Standex Cooking Solutions Adds Distribution Director and Rep Group

Manitowoc Adds Pair to Sales Team

The Manitowoc Foodservice Group added two veterans of the foodservice equipment and supplies industry to its sales management team.

Centerplate Buys Brew House, Updates Management

Centerplate adds another restaurant concept to its portfolio and announces a pair of updates to its management team.

Operator Outlook Remains Mixed

The National Restaurant Association's index of restaurant activity sregistered a score of 99.5 in August, essentially unchanged from the previous three months.  When the RPI registers at less than 100 it signifies contraction in the index of key industry indicators.

Foodservice Equipment and the Environment

Here's a look at some of the environmental and financial costs associated with running certain pieces of foodservice equipment.

Foodservice Equipment Spotlight: Worry-Free Egg Pasteurizer

What’s Hot for Fall: A Splash of Silver

NRA Launches Healthy Dining Resource

Association for Healthcare Foodservice Launches YouTube Channel

Master-Bilt Adds Pair of Rep Groups