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.

REW Launches Restaurant Equipment App

Foodservice equipment dealer developed app features a variety of features.

Hoffmaster Group Gets New Ownership

Metalmark Capital purchases tabletop manufacturer.

Vollrath Opens Netherlands Subsidiary

Rijen location will handle customer service and inventory for the region.

Scotsman Industries Names Gleitsmann Interim President

Ten year foodservice veteran takes leadership role for ice machine manufacturer.

Tundra Specialties Acquires Katz Company

Adding design component expands the distributor's scope of service.

Vernon Takes Flight in Development Role for Wingstop

Twenty-year restaurant and franchising veteran takes new role with the restaurant chain.

Towers Steps Down from Ark Leadership Post

28-year veteran to pursue other interests.

The Passing of George Hohl

The foodservice equipment and supplies industry mourns the passing of the CEO of The Salvajor Co. 

Edlund Names Director of Sales

Tallent comes from Villeroy & Boch.

NRA's RPI Reached Five-Month High in November

Forty six percent of operators report making a capital expenditure for equipment in the past three months.

The Passing of Edward Herbst

The foodservice equipment and supplies industry mourns the founder of Edward Herbst Co.