Sysco Corporation recently announced that Ajoy H. Karna has been named senior vice president, international foodservice operations – Europe. Karna is responsible for Brakes Group, which encompasses Sysco’s operations in Europe, including the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Sweden, Spain, Belgium and Luxembourg. Ken McMeikan,...
By Alex Dixon | April 2017 | Chain Restaurants After another quarter of declining sales and traffic, Ruby Tuesday is turning to a new president and CEO while focusing on its garden bar offerings in an attempt to turn the brand around. The company named former Church’s Chicken CEO James F. Hyatt, II, as its president and CEO Thursday,...Read more
Ardent Mills, the premier flour-milling and ingredients company, recently announced that John Barton has been appointed Chief Financial Officer for the company and will serve as a member of the senior leadership team.
Accidents in commercial kitchens are an all-too-common occurrence, with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting nearly 200,000 food service industry injuries in a single year—accidents that often result in lost days of work, job transfer or other employee restrictions that all have a tremendously negative impact on a restaurant or hospitality business’ bottom line. Human...Read more