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.

Kahala Brands Scoops Up Pinkberry

Multi-concept franchisor Kahala Brands has acquired Pinkberry, a frozen yogurt concept headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif. The 10-year-old Pinkerry has more than 260 locations in 20 countries.

Unified Brands Updates Sales Team

Amanda McGuffin-Noll has joined Unified Brands, serving as regional sales manager in the multi-line foodservice equipment manufacturer's northeast territory.

Schoonover Joins Rippe Associates

Former college foodservice operator assumes new position as a management advisory services consultant. 

Maddox Joins Heritage Parts

Former Manitowoc KitchenCare executive assumes new role with parts distributor.