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.

Moffat US Names New Western Regional Sales Manager

Brach joins commercial oven manufacturer's team.

Sysco Agrees to Buy U.S. Foods

Broadline distributor will have annual sales of $65 billion.

Johnny Rockets Names James Walker Chief Development Officer

Will focus on taking the casual dining chain into underserved markets and exploring non-traditional locations.

John Dawson Named President of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Former Dunkin' Brands and McDonald's executive will look to accelerate the growth of the Southern California specialty coffee and tea retailer.

Real Mex Restaurants Updates Operations Team

Multi-concept casual-dining company taps restaurant industry veterans Gueli and Bartholomay to lead operations efforts.

MAFSI Business Barometer Reports Growth Across the Board

Forty three percent of reps report increased consultant activity.


Remembering B&G Supply's Gloria Powers

She was 68 years old.

The Passing of Paul Johnson

Foodservice equipment industry vet passed Dec. 2.

Locally Sourced Ingredients and Other Top Foodservice Trends for 2014

National Restaurant Association survey of professional chefs also shows pickling as the top preparation method for the coming year.

FCSI-Americas Announces Election Results

Three new consultants join the Board of Trustees.

California Pizza Kitchen Founders to Launch Fast-Casual Concept

CPK colleagues Gillette and Rich to join Flax and Rosenfield.