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.

Foodservice Traffic Stable to Growing Across the Globe in Second Quarter

Consumer traffic grows the most in Great Britain and declines the steepest in Brazi, per The NPD Group’s CREST study.

Red Robin Reconsiders its Fast-Casual Options

T&S Brass Expands Mechanical Design Team

Stero and Somat Update Rep Groups

Chefs’ Toys Opens Seventh Location

Manitowoc Updates Leadership Team

Larkburger Names New CEO

Former Taco Cabana COO Coerver joins the Colorado-based fast-casual chain

LoneStar Updates Business Development Team

Danny Meisenheimer Named Interim CEO/President of Fiesta Restaurant Group

Company holds off on Taco Cabana separation and new Pollo Tropical sites in Texas.

Advanced Gourmet Forms New Company

Ouf to Leave American Blue Ribbon Holdings