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.

Carrols to Divide Business Into Two Parts

Teaming up with Technology

Learn how a Canadian foodservice project leveraged a variety of energy-saving and waste-reducing technologies to earn LEED status.

FE&S Fields Distribution Giants Study

Foodservice equipment and supplies dealers are invited to participate in Foodservice Equipment & Supplies' annual Distribution Giants Study.

NRA Names 2011 KI Recipients

The independently judged new product showcase will highlight innovative foodservice technologies.

Phillips to Head T.G.I. Friday's Company Owned Stores

Long-time Carlson executive assumes domestic leadership role for T.G.I. Friday's.

Dexter-Russell Acquires Barr Brothers Company

Rubbermaid Commercial Products to Use Manufacturers Reps

Looking to extend its reach in the foodservice equipment and supplies industry, Rubbermaid Commercial Products has updated its sales strategy.

Demersky Re-Joins Boston Showcase

NRA Names Hans Lindh Sr. VP of Membership and Industry Relations

MAFSI Business Barometer Posts 5 Percent Increase in Fourth Quarter

Independent manufacturers reps serving the foodservice equipment and supplies industry closed out 2010 on a high note, as their sales levels eclipsed 2009 levels.

NRA RPI Jumps to 101.1 in December

The NRA's Restaurant Performance Index posted a solid 1.1 percent increase in December, indicating a positive outlook among foodservice operators based on improving business conditions.