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.

Ali Group North America Forms Refrigeration Division

August assumes leadership position over Beverage-Air and Victory brands.

Decker Joins Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill

Longtime McDonald's executive takes on a new role with the Denver-based emerging fast-casual concept.

Alfano Joins Alto Shaam

Foodservice industry veteran takes over managements of the equipment manufacturer's northeast territory.

Egg and I Restaurants Name Two New VPs

Glen and Heinsohn earn promotions from the breakfast and lunch concept.

NSF Names 2014 Food Safety Leadership Award Winners

Annual program recognizes outstanding accomplishments in food safety.

Davis Joins Unified Brands in VP Role

Will oversee marketing and product management.

Multi-line foodservice equipment manufacturer Unified Brands named John Davis vice president of marketing and product management.

Dover Aligns Unified Brands in Refrigeration and Food Equipment Segment

Newly created segment designed to drive growth and leverage the company’s scale.

Bettin Joins Tavistock Restaurants

 Former CEO of the Palm Restaurant Group to manage the multiconcept operator’s upscale collection of restaurants.

Sensenig Joins Champion Group

Longtime ITW executive joins the Ali Group North America.

Dunkin’ Brands Updates Management Team

Beccarelli and Woods earn promotions from Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins’ parent company.

NRA Names 2014 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity Awards

Awards recognize charitable services of restaurant operators and celebrates diversity.