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.

Herren Joins Blodgett Ovens as Vice President of Regional Sales

Foodservice equipment industry veteran comes over from Manitowoc.

Food Management Partners Buys Buffet and Family Dining Concepts

Deal also includes Dynamic Foods.

Pieology Pizzeria Names Baker President

Former Café Rio Mexican Grill executive joins the fast-casual pizza chain.

Standex Adds a Fryer to its Product Line

Standex acquires Ultrafryer Systems.

Fast-Casual Pizza Chain Adds Catering

Catering industry pro Deaver joins PizzaRev.

Remembering Larry Jaeck

Patxi's Updates Culinary and Supply Chain Management Teams

Former Chevy's executives Serantoni and Welzien join the emerging pizza chain.

East Coast Wings & Grill Updates Field Operations Team

Chain names Walsh director of unit-level field operations.

Middleby Names New Regional VP

Sarkis to manage Middleby's sales and marketing in Russia, CIS, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe and parts of Central Europe.

Diversified Foodservice Supply Adds to its Portfolio

Company acquires Restaurant Parts & More LLC

Champion Names New Director of Product Development

Hasken to lead development efforts for a trio of warewashing brands.