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.

Consumers Want More than Convenience from C-Stores

Food quality and taste are just as important as convenience, Technomic reports.

Breaking Down 2014's Top Chef Trends

Consultant Karen Malody shares insights on each of the top trending food prep methods of 2014.

Component Hardware Group Opens Shanghai Location

Ng will serve as managing director of CHG's newest facility.

Cantrell Makes a Splash at Power Soak

Former president returns as product line manager.

Rapids Wholesale Equipment Sets Up Shop in the Twin Cities

Iowa-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer opens 19,000-square-foot cash and carry location in Minnesota. 

Henny Penny Buys Wood Stone

Eickmeyer remains president of Wood Stone.

Frieling USA Moves Into New Headquarters

New location offers expanded warehouse space.

Buffalo Wild Wings Names Director of Culinary Innovation

Smith joins the wing-themed chain from Logan's Roadhouse.

Bennigan's Updates Management Team

Holly to become director of operations.

Cardinal Expands Bollengier's Role

Marketing now part of the mix for the company veteran.

Long John Silver's Names New COO

Lutz to lead the quick-serve chain's operations and development teams.