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.

Newks' Operation Team Gets Moody

Krystal Restaurants' veteran joins the growing fast-casual concept.

Long John Silver's Names VP of Planning and Performance Improvement

Brian Scantland takes new role.

Edward Don & Co. Names New Director of Merchandising

Company veteran to relocate to the dealer's Illinois headquarters.

Preferred Marketing Group Promotes Valvo

New VP to manage sales force.

Watlow Names New Chief Marketing Officer

Marketing veteran Ground takes on new role.

Schlotzsky's Names VP of Catering and Off-Premise Sales

Restaurant industry veteran Faris joins the fast-casual sandwich chain. 

Prusack Moves to MEIKO

Thirty-year foodservice veteran Prusack comes to MEIKO from US Foods. 

Sun Capital to Sell Captain D's

Centre Partners agrees to purchase the quick-serve seafood concept.

Smokey Bones Updates its Operations Team

CPK veteran Muller lands vice president position with casual dining chain.

Middleby Buys Celfrost

New company will boost the foodservice equipment manufacturer's presence in emerging international markets.

Del Frisco's Promotes Risley

Company veteran takes on VP role.