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SYSCO Up & Running in Texas

2008-09-16 The corporation attributes its success in the hurricane-torn region to its Houston associates.

Hoshizaki Acquires Gram Commercial

2008-09-10 For $74 million, the Japanese company has purchased the Danish commercial refrigerator manufacturer.

TurboChef and Middleby to Merge

2008-08-21 TurboChef experienced a decrease in revenue of 8 percent in the second quarter ending June 30, from the year before.

Domino's Debuts Mobile Pizza Kitchen

2008-07-23 Offers off-site production of selected menu items.

Price Pfister Introduces Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet

2008-07-21 Two-handle, pull-down kitchen faucet reduces water waste.

Study Says Fast Food Remains Popular

2008-06-20 Research International found that more than half of the population eats fast food once a week with 20 percent eating fast food at least every other day.

Dawn Sponsors Foodservice Contest

2008-05-27 Dawn selects ten restaurant owners as grand prize winners from its 30th Anniversary Celebration Contest.

From the Floor: The Power of Word of Mouth

2008-05-18 NRA education session shows operators how to tap into viral marketing.

From the Floor: Scientist Calls for Proactive Approach to Sustainability

2008-05-17 The dean of the department of animal science at Michigan State University, calls on industry leaders to create comprehensive, long-term solutions for sustainability.

Roebic Debuts Biodegradable Cleaners

2008-05-15 The company's Bacterial Drain Cleaner and Soap Degrader are 100 percent biodegradable cleaners that safely eliminates fat, oil, grease, and soap buildup from plumbing.