- Reitano Design Group has celebrated its 10th anniversary. The firm, previously known as Foodservice Solution Group, makes its headquarters in Indianapolis. It’s headed by Scott Reitano.
- Restaurateur and Chef Donna Dooher is the new interim president and CEO of Restaurants Canada, the largest business association in the country for foodservice owners and operators. She is working closely with Liam Dolan, the association’s current chairman. Dooher is filling in after the departure of Garth Whyte, who had served as the group’s president/CEO since 2009. A search for a new top executive is expected to be completed by March.
- Villeroy & Boch is partnering with Tableware Solutions as its exclusive stocking master distributor for the Canadian foodservice market. The Mississauga, Ontario-based distributor will exclusively represent all Villeroy & Boch porcelain, glassware and flatware brands sold in the Canadian restaurant, hotel, resort and hospitality foodservice markets. Founded in 2000, Tableware Solutions is head by Bill Horosko. Villeroy & Boch, established in 1748, is headquartered in Mettlach, Germany.