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.

Libbey to Become U.S. Distributor of Spiegelau and Nachtmann Lines

New deal takes effect Feb. 1, 2013.

REW Expands its Operation

Florida-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer opens Dubai location.

Remembering Ray Ward

Served MAFSI and the industry in numerous ways over his 30-year career.

Fiesta Restaurant Group to Open New Corporate Office

Group settling in Addison, Texas.

What Consumers Want When Dining Out

A Technomic study explores consumer behavior, attitudes and more about their dining habits.

New Healthcare Segment Manager for Unified Brands

Kirven brings experience to new role.

FMP Bought by Diversified Foodservice Supply Inc.

Parts distributor now part of the same portfolio as AllPoints.

US Foods Opens Retail Location

Broadline distributor's Chef's Store is in Charlotte, N.C.

Mission Restaurant Supply Enters Dallas-Ft. Worth Market

FE&S' 2012 Dealer of the Year purchases Metroplex Restaurant Equipment.

Restaurant Performance Index Dives to 99.5 in October

Operators' pessimism about the economy and sales growth opportunities drive this restaurant industry barometer to its lowest level in 14 months.

TriMark USA Buys Federighi Design, Inc.

Transaction represents the foodservice equipment and supplies dealership's second purchase in two months.