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.

IHMRS Names Gold Key Awards

Cutting edge restaurants and bars named tops in hospitality design.

Meiko USA Names new VP, Sales and Marketing

Ciampoli assumes new role with manufacturer of warewashing machines

Karam Exits Wendy's

QSR executive returns to his franchise role.

Manitowoc Appoints VP Sales Strategic and Global Accounts

Mark Richardson gets an expanded role for the multi-brand foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Chain Operating Report for Nov. 8

Expansion news for Corner Bakery, Jamba Juice and Krispy Kreme, among others.

Papa Murphy's Names New CEO

Ken Calwell to take the helm

Granite City Acquires Cadillac Ranch

Chain continues its expansion plans

MAFSI Business Barometer Indicates Slower Growth in Q3

Q4 forecast calls for moderate growth at 3.6%

A.J. Antunes Promotes Schmidt

VIZION Products gets new business development manager

Landry's Finally Reaches Deal to Acquire McCormick & Schmick's

Multi-concept operator adds a seafood chain to its portfolio

ACP Promotes Potter to VP and Adds Rep Groups

Swanson-Girard & Associates and Pioneer Marketing to rep network