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.

Applebee’s Opens in Manila

Applebee’s opened its first location in the Philippines.

Trends: Catering and Food Delivery

As catering sales for both business and consumer-oriented social occasions continue to increase, restaurants and other foodservice operators keep finding they have more opportunity than ever to boost their drop-off and on-demand delivery services.

Teriyaki Madness Adds Catering

Teriyaki Madness, a Denver-based fast-casual Asian concept, launched two new catering services including a Teriyaki Bar, which features party trays that can feed 15 to 20 people.

Restaurant Performance Index Takes Tiny Step Back in September

66 percent of operators made a capital expenditure in the past three months.

Tellock Departs Manitowoc

Manitowoc Prepares to Shift Manufacturing from its Cleveland Plant

Multi-line foodservice equipment manufacturer also plans to shut a California distribution center.

Dunkin' Brands Updates its Leadership Team

Major changes for three company leaders.  

Eckelberg Earns Promotion from Nor-Lake

Foodservice equipment industry veteran assumes director role.

Fehrenbach Becomes CEO of Peli Peli

Heritage Foodservice Group Purchased by Windjammer

Windjammer also owns Component Hardware Group. 

Jamieson Joins Watts Water