FlashNews: Solo Diners Becoming the Norm, Sysco’s Encouraging Financials and Much more

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August 13, 2014

Ali Group North America to get new CFO FE&S FlashNews

Brad Willis will become chief financial officer for Ali Group North America, effective Oct. 1, 2014.

McDonald’s Facing Global Challenges, Sysco's Encouraging Financials and Much More FE&S FlashNews

This Week In Foodservice takes a quick look at how the economy performed in the first half of 2014, finds Sysco’s financials encouraging, reports on what’s going on at McDonald’s, finds a glimmer of hope in Knapp-Track info, looks at how important retirees are to restaurants, plus a whole lot more, including over a dozen new comparable store sales reports.

Case Study: Montage Deer Valley, Park City, Utah FE&S FlashNews

With so many components and the high expectations of guests, it can be difficult for a resort to be all encompassing, especially when it comes to foodservice. By providing 5 restaurants, 24-hour room service and an extensive banquet facility, Montage Deer Valley in Park City, Utah, may have accomplished this challenging feat.

Remembering Nor-Lake’s Patrick Huppert FE&S FlashNews

Patrick J. Huppert, an applications engineer for Nor-Lake Inc., passed away on July 17, 2014. He was 60 years old.

Is Dining Solo Becoming the Norm? FE&S FlashNews

While communal tables remain a hot design trend for foodservice operators from all industry segments, it seems a growing number of consumers now dine alone, according to data from NPD.

Food Delivery on Wheels Takes the Fast
FE&S FlashNews

Food trucks remain a popular trend in the commercial foodservice space. Here are two examples of on-site operators leveraging food truck technology to provide meals during a dining hall renovation and feed children in need during the summer months.

Chain Operating Report for Aug. 12, 2014 FE&S FlashNews

The restaurant chains making headlines this week include Baskin-Robbins, Burger King, Coconut’s Fish Café, Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Hwy 55 Burgers and Schlotzky’s.

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