The Dealer of the Year and All Industry Awards Gala is presented by Foodservice Equipment & Supplies and brings together the best of the best dealers, dealer sales reps, consultants, operators, manufacturers’ reps and service agents, to celebrate the ongoing success of the foodservice industry.

The North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers’ board of directors has canceled The NAFEM Show 2021. The association described its decision as being “in response to rapidly changing circumstances caused by the pandemic.” The NAFEM Show was expected to draw thousands of foodservice professionals from across the U.S.

Kathy Langlois will join the Zoomba Group team – publisher of Foodservice Equipment & Supplies and restaurant development + design – as vice president, effective February 14. In this newly created position, she will report to CEO and Founder, Maureen Slocum.

Samantha Slocum joins editorial team, creating original content for Zoomba Group’s digital and social media platforms.

The Zoomba Group team was recognized for outstanding Custom Publishing design with a Folio: Ozzie Award for its work on Aliworld.

As if being editor in chief of restaurant development + design isn't exciting enough?  

The 2017 Azbee Awards were in May and we are proud to share the list of regional and national awards we received. Of note: rd+d was a Top Ten Magazine of the Year! 

restaurant development + design magazine has unveiled its inaugural rd+d awards, selecting five restaurants across six categories. The winners represent the best of the best in both restaurant development and design. Projects were scored from submission criteria and informed by the judges’ knowledge and experience.