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.

Green Turtle Bought by Private Equity Firm

Stone-Goff Partners acquires the family-friendly casual dining concept.

Yum! Brands to Spin Off Its China Operation

Company strives to become a pure-play franchisor.

Johnson Ascends to Twin Peaks' CEO Role

Former Brinker executive assumes leadership position with the fast-growing restaurant chain.

Blendtec to Pair with Lancer for Sales and After-Market Support

Strategic partnership marks changes for blender manufacturer.

Paci Becomes CEO for Corner Bakery and Il Fornaio

Former Einstein Noah executive joins the multi-concept operator.

Drake Becomes CEO of Famous Brands

West Point alum to head the company.

Dickey’s Barbecue Adds R&D Chef

Art Institute of Dallas alum takes on new challenge. 

Smashburger Sells 40 Percent of Company to Asian Restaurant Company

Jollibee Foods purchases a stake in a fast-casual burger concept.

New Name for New York-Based Dealer

Buffalo Hotel Supply has changed its name.

Johnny Rockets Adds to its Management Team

Harris and Worlikar join team.

Remembering Jon Lewis

Jon Lewis, a longtime member of the college foodservice community has passed away.