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Look around you. From the largest multiunit operations to the individual unit level, nearly every operator in foodservice needs and uses the services of equipment and supplies dealers and distributors. But how do you assess the scale and offerings of individual distributors to determine whose capabilities match your particular needs?

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FER offers a comprehensive overview forecast of the foodservice equipment and supplies market. This forecast is presented at an annual meeting in late July and updated and revised in late October and at other times of the year. For more information, e-mail FER Publisher Robin Ashton at rashton(at), or call 1-847-910-5163.

Publisher Robin Ashton and Editor-in-Chief Beth Lorenzini gave a presentation at Hotelex Shanghai on March 31, 2014, titled "How Big U.S. Chains And Institutions Purchase Equipment And Select Suppliers." Want to see more? Check out a PDF of their presentation here.


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