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.

Smart Care Equipment Solutions Promotes Ozgul

Smart Care Equipment Solutions promoted Gyner Ozgul to senior vice president of operations for the service agent. In his new role Ozgul assumes responsibility for Smart Care’s various operations teams, which include the following functions: service, safety, technical training and support, IT, customer care, customer success, supply chain, fleet and OEM business development.

Antunes Names Neckopulos Water Filtration General Manager

Antunes hired Melissa Neckopulos to serve as water filtration general manager for the Carol Stream, Ill.-based manufacturer specializing in countertop equipment and water filtration for the foodservice industry.

Electrolux Professional’s Ibrahim to Retire

Nestor Ibrahim, the head of the Electrolux Professional’s beverage business unit will retire from his position at the end of March.

Nissco Presents Vendor of the Year Awards

The Nissco Restaurant Dealer Group recognized four manufacturers of foodservice equipment, smallwares, tabletop products and specialty items with the group’s Vendor of the Year Awards.

Dealer of the Year View the 2019 Winners