Category: Restaurant supply

Restaurant Supply Chain Management: New Era, New Metrics | modern restaurant management

The upheaval caused by the pandemic has disrupted global supply chains more than any other period in recent history. He highlighted the critical importance of changing supply chain systems to be more responsive and nimble to the changing dynamics around us – something that has been long over the past two last years. As diners […]

Why the restaurant supply store will be the hero of your holiday dinner

Hosting your very first holiday dinner party can be daunting — especially this year, which could also be your guests’ first in-person holiday gathering in…a while. It’s a big meal with lots of dishes and requires more pots, pans, dishes and serving utensils than the average person has in their kitchen. If you’re not a […]

Why the restaurant supply store will be the hero of your Thanksgiving dinner

Photo: Drazen Zigic (Shutterstock) Hosting your very first Thanksgiving dinner can be daunting…especially this year, which could also be your guests first in-person holiday gathering in…a while. It’s a big meal with lots of dishes and requires more pots, pans, dishes and serving utensils than the average person has in their kitchen. If you’re not […]

Winston-Salem catering supply company agrees to settle disability discrimination lawsuit | Local News

A Trimark company official, who answered the phone on Wednesday and declined to identify himself, declined to comment on the matter. Trimark specializes in commercial kitchen equipment and operates a restaurant supply store at 2601 Hope Church Road in Winston-Salem, according to its website and the EEOC. Steven Nigh and Kellie Tabor, two Charlotte attorneys […]

Arizona Restaurant Supply acquires United in Colorado

The last news The Editors September 28, 2021 Consolidation continued in the restaurant industry with the acquisition of United Restaurant Supply by Arizona Restaurant Supply. Based in Colorado Springs, Colo., United Restaurant Supply had annual sales of $11.54 million in 2020, making it the 88th largest reseller of restaurant equipment and supplies in the nation, […]

Notch raises $10 million to digitize restaurant supply chain

Canadian restaurant supply chain technology company Notch has closed a $10 million funding round led by Accomplice and BDC, bringing its total funding to date to nearly $20 million. MATH Venture Partners, Golden Ventures, The Yield Lab, Garage Capital and Plexo Capital also participated, as did several angel investors. The Toronto-based company wants to use […]

Restaurant supply chain startup Choco secures $100 million in funding

Diving brief: Tech startup Choco secured $100 million in Series B funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $171.5 million since its inception in 2018, according to a press release. Choco’s technology enables efficient food procurement processes and reduces operational expenses between restaurants and suppliers by providing inventory management and live stock updates, the company […]

Why You Should Just Buy Your Cookware From The Restaurant Supply Store

Photo: MSPT (Shutterstock) I’m not above a social media-fueled impulse buy. I bought the “TikTok” booty leggings (and a young man yelled at me from his car while I was wearing them), and I bought an exfoliating scrub (also for my butt), but I never bought kitchen utensils because I saw it on Instagram. However, […]

Starbucks, restaurant supply stores are all facing shortages, and it’s going to cost you – KIRO 7 News Seattle

Supply chain issues are rocking nearly every industry, from Starbucks to cars — just about every industry you can think of. If you open your Starbucks app, the first thing you get is a pop-up that reads: “Sorry for the inconvenience, some items are temporarily unavailable”. But that’s just a sign of the depth of […]

Rent for apartments built in the Smith Restaurant Supply building will be customized based on each tenant’s income

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Construction is underway to transform the longtime home of Smith Restaurant Supply into luxury apartments inside the red brick building through which more than 70,000 cars pass on the I- 690 daily. Last year, Smith Restaurant Supply moved to Erie Boulevard in DeWitt so that developer Matt Paulus could take over […]

Remove fax machines from restaurant supply

On the one hand, restaurants have become much more digital since the start of the pandemic. Mobile ordering has moved from the realm of early adopters to the mainstream, and digital technologies are being integrated into restaurants online and in the physical world. However, for all the tabletop QR codes and artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled drive-throughs, […]

10 Good Buys at Ideal Restaurant Supply Company in Carle Place

The expansive Carle Place showroom of Ideal Restaurant Supply Company, founded in 1911, is stocked with professional catering equipment and cookware. The public is also invited to shop there and amateur cooks will find treasures they never knew they needed. Here is a small sampling of great buys that will pay culinary dividends for years […]

Shop Big Think Small: Big Plate Restaurant Supply Has Plenty Of Options For All Your Kitchen Needs | KLBK | KAMC

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Remembering Alan Green of E&A Restaurant Supply

The last news The Editors January 29, 2021 Alan Green, a longtime member of the restaurant industry, died on January 22, 2021. He was 81. Green has held various positions in the restaurant industry, but spent most of his career at E&A Restaurant Supply, a Plainfield, NJ equipment and supply dealership he founded. Green retired […]

40 Under 40 Knoxville News Sentinel Charley Bible, KaTom Restaurant Supply

Introducing the Knox.Biz 40 under 40 class of 2020 Here’s a look at the Knox.Biz 40 under 40 class of 2020. Angela M. Gosnell, Knoxville News Sentinel Charles Bible, 35, Vice President of Business Development, KaTom Restaurant Supply Charles Bible has metrics to show the substantial impact he has had on the business development of […]

Growing Local Catering Business | News

CUMBERLAND – A local restaurant equipment supply company has acquired space in Frostburg to expand its operations in Allegany County. WebstaurantStore, a seller of commercial restaurant supplies and equipment, currently operates a facility in the North Branch Industrial Park at Mexico Farms in South Cumberland, where it employs nearly 500 people. Allegany County Economic Development […]

Jamaica Plain restaurant supply store unveils plans for housing and a summit restaurant

BMS Paper and Market, 3390 Washington St. in Jamaica Plain, this week filed plans with the BPDA to complete its current brick building with 151 residential units and add a restaurant and expand its existing store. The expanded six-story building on the approximately 2-acre site would have two levels of parking with spaces for 109 […]

Cheetah restaurant supply app pivots like everyone else – J.

Food coverage is supported by a generous donation from Susan and Moses Libitzky. When Na’ama Moran’s company launched an app for restaurants that streamlines the ordering and delivery of wholesale supplies, it was in 2015 – long before anyone knew what was to come by 2020. The goal, Moran said, is and always has been […]

Eric Wasserstrom, President, Wasserstrom Restaurant Supply, Columbus, OH

Eric Wasserstrom, President, Wasserstrom Restaurant Supply, Columbus, OH The national equipment and supply dealer community faces a unique set of challenges as its restaurant and food service operator customers deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. They are faced with finding new ways to support operators trying to survive through creative take-out and delivery strategies and putting […]

Fein Brothers Leads Restaurant Supply Activities and Customers During Pandemic

Panel Discussion: Todd Minkin Kristine M. Kierzek | Special for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel When Fein Brothers opened in 1929, America was heading into the Great Depression. Since 1967, the restaurant and food service supply store has been located at 2007 N. King Drive, in what had been the former home of Schuster’s department store, […]

Restaurant supply company Sysco gets creative during COVID-19: pop-up sale | NewsRadio KFBK

–Sysco Sacramento, a food distributor to the foodservice, education and healthcare industries, will deliver food directly to consumers on May 15, 2020, at its Pleasant Grove warehouse through the launch of a Will Sale. -Call Pop-Up Truck. Consumers can shop from the comfort of their own home, purchase a range of restaurant-quality food items as […]

Katom Restaurant Supply produces hand sanitizer during coronavirus

PostModern Spirits Bulk Hand Sanitizer Bottles PostModern Spirits Bulk Hand Sanitizer Bottles Knoxville News Sentinel After most hand sanitizer products went out of stock, East Tennessee company KaTom Restaurant Supply began manufacturing its own with the help of some Tennessee partners. So far, they’ve sold 20,000 gallons of liquid hand sanitizer in about four weeks, […]

KaTom Restaurant Supply inaugurates massive expansion

KaTom Restaurant Supply is growing again, both physically with expansion and with associates, adding 100 new jobs. “Our goal is to pursue significant growth each year,” said Founder/CEO/President Patricia Bible. “We are still planning to expand to accommodate this growth.” Bible runs the family business with daughter Paula Chesworth and son Charley Bible. Land was […]

How delivery services are impacting restaurant supply chains | modern restaurant management

The delivery service revolution is having a huge impact on the restaurant industry. While food delivery isn’t new, breakfast services like Uber Eats and DoorDash have capitalized on what customers want most: convenience. As the restaurant industry continues to evolve, we see the emergence of concepts like dark kitchens to meet demand. Dark kitchens, also […]

2020 Excellence in Management Award Winner: KaTom Restaurant Supply – Restaurant Equipment Reports, Articles & News

DEALERSHIP (over $40 million in sales) Headquarter: Kodak, Tennessee. Based: 1987 Number of employees: 182 employees Company motto: “Destination Excellence” Nineteen years ago, Patricia Bible made a choice. When her husband Tim died suddenly, she could have sold KaTom Restaurant Supply, the business the couple started out of their garage in 1987. With two young […]

The historic Smith Restaurant Supply building will be transformed into affordable apartments

Syracuse, NY — Developer Matthew Paulus announced plans on Tuesday to redevelop the historic Smith Restaurant Supply property on Erie Boulevard East into 37 affordable apartments. Paulus, who remodeled the former RE Dietz Co. lantern factory in the Park Avenue neighborhood of Syracuse into 92 upscale apartments two years ago, said he hopes to begin […]

Huge restaurant supply store going up in Earhart and Broad | Economic news

Construction is set to begin this week on a first big-box restaurant supply store at the corner of Earhart Boulevard and South Broad Street, with developers hoping to capitalize on the city’s booming food and hospitality sectors. town. Artist’s rendering of a Restaurant Depot restaurant supply store to be built on the site of the […]

Meeting the new challenges of catering supply chains

The continued diversification of consumer lifestyles and tastes is leading to increased variation in demand across all industries, and the restaurant sector is no exception. Diners want to see local, organic, vegan, gluten-free and other options on the menu. Additionally, off-site online ordering capabilities introduce more supply chain issues in the background as restaurants attempt […]

‘Everything has changed’: Gusti family transfers longtime catering supply business to Henrico

Matt, Joe and John Gusti own and operate Gusti Restaurant Equipment & Supply, which relocates to 1901 Dabney Road in Henrico County after nearly 30 years in the Museum District. (Photos by J. Elias O’Neal) Joe Gusti remembers what the neighborhood looked like when he opened his Gusti Restaurant Equipment & Supply at 2923 W. […]

Move over, target. Here’s why you should shop at restaurant supply stores.

When the non-stick surface of my frying pans started chipping, I knew it was time to replace them. They hadn’t lasted long, so I wanted something different. There weren’t many choices at Target, and my closest IKEA is almost an hour away (sigh). Then I remembered – there’s a restaurant supply store, The Restaurant Store, […]

Myers Restaurant Supply in Santa Rosa acquired by Edward Don & Company

Myers Restaurant Supply, a 68-year-old Santa Rosa-based foodservice equipment dealer that has expanded its reach far beyond North Bay in recent years, is now expanding nationwide with its acquisition by an even older Chicago-area family business. Myers announced on May 1 that it had been purchased by Edward Don & Company, a Woodbridge, Illinois-based company […]

Six Ways to Reduce Food Waste in the Restaurant Supply Chain | modern restaurant management

About a third of all the food harvested and produced in the world is wasted. It’s a sobering statistic, especially with so many people going hungry around the world. But new technological innovations are helping businesses reduce food waste so they can increase their bottom line and put food to good use before it ends […]

The Top 5 Restaurant Supply Store Essentials, Ranked

I recently moved to Philadelphia after 10 years in Portland, Oregon, and the adjustment was a breeze for two reasons. First and foremost, Philly has bones. Second, with the obvious exception of my friends and family, the only things in Portland that I deeply miss are the grocery stores: Winco, Sheridan Fruit on SE Grand, […]

As one Bowery restaurant supply company goes bankrupt, another takes over

AAA quality restaurant supply – a well-known equipment supplier at 272 Bowery – went bankrupt late last year. The child of three and a half Sunrise Rainbow Kitchen Supplylocated two doors down at 276 Bowery since 2013, recently signed the lease and took over (and dropped the Sunrise). This small section of the Bowery – […]

Inside Jetro, a truly intense restaurant supply store

The glamorous side of running a restaurant. Photo: Chris Crowley New York restaurateurs face a huge number of headaches: managing constant staff turnover, comforting overly demanding diners, battling rising rents, hoping ConEd doesn’t turn off the gas, and navigating the terrifying shopping experience from Jetro Cash & Carry, a massive restaurant supply store in Gowanus, […]

Restaurant Supply Stores Are A Home Cook’s Dream | Food and cooking

For those who like to cook, it’s like Disneyland. We walk through the aisles, eyes wide, mouths hanging open. As with children, our hands reach out to all the shiny objects on the shelves. “I want”, we say. “I want.” For chefs, restaurant supply companies are part of the job, where they fetch the kitchen […]

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