Food / Business
Milan, 19 June 2019
Hostmilano fills up, with almost 2000 companies set to attend (+10% for the international contingent) and more than 500 events to celebrate the global Ho.Re.Ca boom ... more
NRA 19 Booth 10844
Klosterman Baking Company - Your Wholesale Bread Supplier
We believe in our century-old baking techniques starting with 48 hours of fermentation and hand scoring each loaf to ensure our bread is authentically artisan. We use the finest ingredients and pay close attention to every detail to ensure every bite is worth remembering...more
CHARDON, Ohio, April 18, 2019
NRA 19 #10166
OpenClean™ Technologies Introduces Full Line of Hand Sanitizing Door Handles That Triple Hand Sanitation Rates in Bars, Restaurants, Hotels, Etc.
World's 1st Door Handles that Dispense Hand Sanitizer Makes Hand Sanitizing Easy, Intuitive and Accessible more
NRA Show Food Fair April 10, 2019
JTM’s new beer cheese base provides a simple way for you to create your own signature item with the
beer of your choice whether it’s a local favorite or a national brand. Simply follow the steps below to
start serving your customer beer cheese menu application. NRA 19
Booth 8802 www.jtmfoodgroup.com
BELLEVUE, Wash., March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercurys Coffee Co. opened its Flagship Roastery & Bakery at 13102 NE 20th Street, Bellevue, WA 98005 on September 29, 2018. This amazing establishment is open to the public, roasts coffee onsite, serves a wide variety of high-quality food and in-house baked goods, features Kombucha, Cold Brew and more...
James Beard Foundation
March 21, 2019
How These Six Award Winners See
Best Chefs in America weigh in on the trends reshaping their regions' dining scenes. more
Corona, Calif. (March 11, 2019)
Sterno Deploys Executive Chef to Panama City with Mercy Chefs
to Aid in Hurricane Michael Rebuilding Efforts
Executive Chef Thad Smith to assist in serving hot meals to volunteer rebuilding crews. Sterno Products, the name synonymous with quality and performance in portable food warming for over 100 years, today announced the deployment of its Executive Chef, Thad Smith, to Panama City this week to assist the Mercy Chefs team... more
March 8, 2019 Food Fair
The NRA Show FABI Awards honor the year's most delicious, unique, and exciting food and beverage products that benefit restaurant operators and consumers. This is the list of the 2019 award recipients and you can sample all of these great products and talk to company representatives at the Show.
March 7, 2019 Food Fair
2019 Recipients NRA Show
Kitchen Innovations Awards
From increased smart tech to advancements in food safety to maximized energy and water efficiency, the 2019 KI Award recipients had no shortage of devices to improve back-of-house operations.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.,
Feb. 15, 2019
Unilever Food Solutions Marks Entry into Liquid Seasoning Category with Knorr Intense Flavors
The new line of liquid seasonings is exclusively for foodservice professionals and can help add bold dimensions of flavor to restaurant dishes
- Unilever Food Solutions announced today the launch of Knorr Intense Flavors—a line of professional liquid seasonings created with real, natural ingredients and prepared through authentic culinary processes—that can help foodservice operators set their dishes apart with an exciting, distinctive range of bold flavors. more
COLUMBUS, OH (January 28, 2019) –
THE ONEIDA GROUP SELLS FOODSERVICE BUSINESS TO CROWN BRANDS
The Oneida Group, a global leader in tabletop and kitchen solutions, announced it has sold the majority of its foodservice business, which markets flatware, dinnerware and barware, to Crown Brands, a leading distributor of commercial grade smallware, bakeware, cookware, beverageware, and other products to the foodservice industry...more
Columbus, Ohio (January 24, 2019) Food Fair
White Castle Proposes Slider Summit to Reconnect the Country
Federal employees are invited to enjoy a free meal at restaurants nationwide on – Since 1921, White Castle and its iconic 2-by-2 inch sliders have brought together Cravers from all walks of life. Today, White Castle is amplifying its role as a connector by proposing the first-ever Slider Summit (#SliderSummit), a gathering of leaders in Washington D.C. with the aim to...more
Corona, Calif. (January 17, 2019)
Mercy Chefs and Sterno Team Up in 2019to Provide Hot Meals for
Those in Need
Partnership has helped serve over 400,000 hot meals to victims, volunteers and first responders in natural disasters and national emergencies, with plans to extend reach.
Sterno Products, the name synonymous with quality and performance in portable food warming for over 100 years, today announced that it has renewed its commitment to Mercy Chefs to continue its partnership in the new year. Since 2017, Sterno has helped the non-profit organization serve over 400,000 professionally prepared, restaurant-quality meals to victims, volunteers, and first responders in...more
CRANSTON, RI – Jan. 14, 2019
Firehouse Subs® Brings the Heat with its debut in Rhode Island
Entering into its 46th state, Firehouse Subs continues steady expansion throughout the country with the grand opening of the first Rhode Island location in Cranston. more.
Food Fair January 2, 2019
Hard Rock Cafe Joins the Dinova Marketplace
Atlanta – Dinova, Inc., the only marketplace exclusively focused on connecting business diners to restaurants nationwide, announced today that Hard Rock Cafe is the latest national brand to join its network. ...more
Chicago, IL Dec 19, 2018
FOODWORKS, A CHICAGO HOSPITALITY COMPANY, LAUNCHES LOCAL RESTAURANT PLATFORM IN MINNEAPOLIS
CHICAGO — FOODWORKS, a Chicago-based hospitality company with an eye for what’s exciting in local food, continues to expand its national reach with the launch of its newest location inside the Thrivent Financial building in downtown Minneapolis.
FOODWORKS partners with local restaurants and places them ...,more
THE ONEIDA GROUP APPOINTS THREE NEW EXECUTIVES
COLUMBUS, OH, DECEMBER 17, 2018 – Continuing to make growth-oriented investments in operations, The Oneida Group has expanded its leadership ranks with the appointment of three senior executives, all of whom have extensive prior experience with the company. Bert Filice Returns to Company as President and Chief Sales Officer; Mike Hanson and Mark Cymanski Named SVP of Supply Chain and VP of Procurement...more
Columbus, Ohio, 12/12/2018
Oneida expands on the popular Plate Envy visualization software launched earlier this year with a new mobile platform. The mobile app makes it easy to get curated tabletop recommendations for their operation, visualize them in 3D and place free sample orders. ...more.
CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Grubhub, the nation's leading online and mobile food-ordering and delivery marketplace, today released findings from its annual "Year in Food" report. To find out what food trends shaped the year (or didn't), Grubhub analyzed millions of orders placed by more than 16 million diners on its platform and surveyed consumers across the country on their ordering tastes and eating habits. ...more
Dec 3, 2018
Going green Tel Aviv way, the recent Vegan Capital of the World!
Priya Srivastava|Times Travel
Nov 30, 2018 Martin Choi
South China Moring Post
Challenging the existing notion of Indian cuisine as something cheap, cheerful, heavy and spicy, a few additions to the Hong Kong restaurant scene are now setting ambitious standards. The newest is Daarukhana, which opened this month in Wan Chai and serves progressive Indian food with an international twist. (leaves site) ...more
Ron Ruggless 1 | Nov 20, 2018
Minimum wage set to rise in more than 20 states.
Both new and scheduled hourly pay increases to come in 2019.
More than 20 states and a number of municipalities will be increasing the minimum wage just before or on New Year’s Day 2019. State by state details here. (Leaves site.)
(Nov. 28, 2018) - Einstein Bros. Bagels is welcoming Caribou Coffee to its menu this holiday season with limited-time offers. This is the first menu release since Einstein Bros. Bagels began upgrading the quality of its coffee by partnering with Caribou Coffee in 2018. ...more
PHILADELPHIA Nov. 28, 2018, Food Fair
Dietz & Watson of Philadelphia has become a national leader in the production of premium no antibiotics ever and organic franks & sausages, deli meats, rBST-free cheeses and now, a large variety of organic and no antibiotics ever snacking items. Their raw materials are sourced from farms where animals are treated with dignity and respect and are allowed to grow at their natural rate without the routine use of antibiotics. ...more
BOCA RATON, FL. Nov. 27, 2018 — TouchSuite announced today that it has made a strategic investment in Grubbrr. Grubbrr is a disruptive technology platform that enables a variety of businesses to rapidly implement an impressive suite of self-service kiosks, point-of-sale systems, mobile ordering, and online ordering.
Milan, 7 November 2018
From the boom in starred hotel restaurants to confectioner's shops and coffeehouses dynamically merging with mixology, the out-of-home segment is growing to meet the needs of an expanding market: in Italy, it is worth over 78 billion euros and is growing at an annual rate of 8% ...more
Milan, 11 October 2018 HostMilano
Catering in all of its many forms, from ovens to stoves, from the basics to the more recent food processing methods, from laundry to the most innovative food preservation systems. The 41st edition of HostMilano (organised by Fiera Milano and set to take place from 18 to 22 October 2019) promises to exceed...more
PORTLAND, MAINE, November 2, 2018
FOUR FEMALE NATURAL FOOD ENTHUSIASTS COME TOGETHER TO MAKE ONE OF THE FIRST READY-TO-DRINK BITTERS BEVERAGE
“Bitter interest and use are trending within the Craft Cocktail movement and as standalone tinctures and sprays. We are using a functional blend of bitter herbs, sparkling water and a splash of fruit juice...more.
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/
An 'Amazon for Vegans': Israeli Tech Entrepreneurs Launch New Online Marketplace Billion Vegans
-- A vegan marketplace with the aim
of becoming the 'Amazon for vegans' has been launched by serial tech entrepreneurs Alon Hochberg and
Amir Lavi. more...
Oct 23, 2018, 10:00am EDT
Uber Eats announces its plan to conquer the US suburbs.
By the end of the year, Uber’s food delivery business aims to cover 70 percent of the US.
WASHINGTON and LONDON,
Oct. 23, 2018
Avocados From Peru And World Avocado Organization Celebrate Most Successful 2018 Season With 'Avoween' Recipes
In celebration of a record breaking 2018 season, Avocados from Peru (AFP) and the World Avocado Organization have partnered with Fooddeco to launch a series of 'Avoween' images, which will be highlighted in AFP's digital marketing campaigns throughout the end of the season. more...
They said veganism wouldn’t catch on…they were wrong...
By Nicholas Robinson
They said it would eventually become a big part of our lives, although, for whatever reason, many didn’t believe it. But the fact is free-from food and drink, especially vegan and vegetarian, has ballooned in recent years, and the past 12 months has shown a considerable uplift. more... (leaves site)
October 20, 2018
Artisan dairy farmers going back 4 generations create an award winning and sublime Parmigiano Reggiano. One reason: the meadows contains herbs and essences unknown or unavailable in most fields today. more....
Washingotn Post October 16, 2018
It’s official: D.C. Council has repealed Initiative 77, which would have raised pay for tipped workers.
The initiative would have ended a system that allows employers to pay tipped workers a few dollars an hour as long as customer gratuities add up to the standard minimum wage.
MILFORD, Conn., Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Now you can have your Italian B.M.T.® and NEW Chipotle Cheesesteak on Sunflower Crunch Bread delivered to your door. Subway® restaurants announce today its partnership with DoorDash, Grubhub, Postmates and Uber Eats...read more.
Food Fair Oct. 3 2018
Jeff Nelken, a top food safety expert in the restaurant industry and accident prevention specialist, warns that “the balance between wobbly tables and hot liquids is a dangerous tightrope. read more
Food Fair Oct. 1, 2018
New ThermoServ Ltd. To Showcase Evolved Brand and Products at the 2019 NACS Show
The ThermoServ and Capitol Cups brands come together to offer more coffee and fountain drinkware value to convenience store customers.
Food Fair September 25, 2018
KM PACKAGING develops advanced lidding solutions for foodservice applications.
Leading global supplier of flexible packaging and lidding films, KM Packaging, has...read more.
THE COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF® PARTNERS WITH KEYIMPACT SALES & SYSTEMS TO EXPAND FOODSERVICE OFFERING ACROSS CA AND NORTHERN NV
LOS ANGELES (Sept. 25, 2018) – The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, one of the world's leading roasters and retailers of specialty coffee and tea, announced today that it has selected KeyImpact Sales & Systems, Inc., Read more.
ONEIDA HOSTS INAUGURAL HOSPITALITY SUMMIT
Impressive Line Up of Industry Experts Advise Restaurant Owners & Operators on How to Disrupt…or Be Disrupted
COLUMBUS, OHIO, APRIL 23, 2018 – Oneida surprised the hospitality industry, hosting their first-ever Hospitality Summit in Miami Beach, Florida at the Loews Hotel. More...
The Distinguished Restaurants of North America welcomes Oneida as an Official Partner
Food Fair BusinessFocus
Electronic Green lighting with Nexis. Latest style trends in tabletop lamps, including Industrial, Vintage, Open Flame and Hand Made-Rough Hewn.
Tech / Equipment
NRA 19 OilChef Booth 7472
OiLChef technology makes fried food healthier for your customers, more profits for your stakeholders and less environmental impact on the planet!
OiLChef is the Worlds most trusted brand of innovative deep frying technology that reduces your fryer oil purchases by around 50 % ...more
NRA 19 Tribest Booth 2268
1050A Dynapro High Speed Commercial Vacuum Blender
Dynapro stands out in the high-speed blending market for it's unique vacuum sealing canister which provides for blends with superior shelf life, enhanced health benefits, improved taste and texture...more
NRA 19 Equipment April 14, 2019
The 2’ steam griddle, by the American Griddle Corporation, features patented Steam Shell technology that brings solutions to your kitchen never before possible. The 2’ steam griddle offers perfect uniform temperatures across the entire cooking surface. The circulating the heat source, provided by Steam Shell technology, means you never have to worry about extreme drops or spikes in surface temperature. Booth 2074
NRA 19, Equipment - April 7, 2019
Smokin'-it, manufacturer of NSF certified smokers is bringing the line up to the NRA Show.
Interest in custom batch or commercial smoking for your restaurant or catering operation? Then be sure to visit with Steve at Booth #4095. more...
Stockholm, March 14 2019 –
Nordea battles single-use plastic bottles with unique water station at Stockholm head office.
Nordea, the largest financial group in Northern Europe, today launched a unique programme at its head office in Stockholm to battle the use of single use plastic bottles by providing them free water on demand so long as they don’t use throwaway plastic bottles...more
Feb 26, 2019 11:50 EST Food Fair
Bluewater Pro 400 Honored With Top U.S Professional Kitchen Innovation Award
Bluewater, a world leader in water purification technologies and solutions for homes, businesses and public dispensers, has been honoured with a 2019 Ntl. Restaurant Association Kitchen Innovations awardfor its powerhouse Bluewater Pro 400 professional kitchen water purifier. more
Orlando NAFEM Show - Food Fair
(Feb 24, 2019)
Booth 883 at NAFEM 19
Power Knot brings the
The LFC® biodigester to the show. It digests waste food and the machines sit in the kitchen and reduce the expense, inconvenience, mess, and carbon footprint of disposing of waste food. We have models that process from 40 lb to 4000 lb per day of waste food. Payback is typically less than two years. more...
Orlando, FL January 18, 2019
Vollrath and Stoelting to be Showcased in WHAT’S HOT! WHAT’S COOL!® What Works! at The NAFEM Show 2019
Vollrath Company, is proud to announce its newest induction unit – the Modular Induction Dry Well Drop-In, and its most recent innovation for frozen treats by Stoelting – the Companion Cart Portable Cleaning System, have been selected for the WHAT’S HOT! WHAT’S COOL!® What Works! Product Gallery at...more
CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2019
Provisur introduces new SX380 with Quartering System to aid processors of pizza topping.
Provisur® Technologies, Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies and manufacturer of the compact Formax® SX380 Slicing System, has unveiled new, inline optional equipment that allows processors to efficiently automate the quarter-slicing of Canadian bacon, pepperoni, ham and other products intended for use as pizza toppings.
January 2, 2019
Food Fair NAFEM New Product
SmartServe™ Blend in CupBIC2000 Series
This commercial equipment will help you generate significant savings by serving blended drinks with minimal labor, no wasted ingredients, and as little as 10oz (300ml) of water to completely rinse between drinks.
Blends in disposable cups - no need for blender jars
Significant savings versus traditional blender process
Requires only 7.5" (19cm) of counter width
Available in both 120V and 230V
1 year warranty