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.

Beverage Air Names New Central Regional Sales Manager

Jim McCullough to take on new challenges.

AHF Recognizes Oliver and Hynes

AHF names Lifetime Achievement and Making a Difference Award winners. 

AHF Announces Culinary Competition Winners

Saint Clare's takes top honors.

Metz Culinary Names Swida Director of Purchasing

US Foods veteran to monitor corporate purchasing programs.

Mother Nature Gives Delivery a Lift

But total restaurant visits decline in the first quarter, according to NPD data.

Francis Joins Park Kitchen Culinary Team

Former Essex House chef replaces Echaus.

ITW FEG Promotes Prondzinski to VP of Dealer Sales

Company veteran to replace the retiring Szafranski.

MAFSI Reports 3.3 percent Sales Increase for the First Quarter

Optimistic independent manufacturers' reps project a 4.3 percent increase for the second quarter.

Victorinox Swiss Army Updates Sales Team

Former Swarovski executive Acton assumes VP role for the cutlery manufacturer.

Globe Crowns King Director of Product Management

Former ITW-Hobart veteran takes on a new role.

Restaurant Performance Index Hits 101.7 in April

Restaurant operators report continued improvement for same-store sales and traffic levels.