- Published: December 18, 2018
- Written by The Editors
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.
Jose “Pepot” Miñana was named president of Smashburger, which was acquired by Jollibee Foods Corp. in February 2018.
Starbucks opened a Starbucks Reserve Roastery in New York City. It’s the fourth such location Starbucks has opened, with the others in Seattle, Shanghi and Milan.
Women’s Foodservice Forum named Greg Creed, CEO of Yum! Brands, an Industry Titan for his leadership and commitment to driving gender equity, investment in the future of women leaders, and notable impact on the food industry.
Alto-Shaam added two directors of national accounts to its retail team.
Multiconcept operator Upward Projects tapped Alex Taylor to serve as chief operating officer.
Crown Brands made four personnel moves that impact sales and marketing.