A.E. Raketty Co. Inc.

Seattle, WA, USA


Tech-24 Acquires AIS and Eichenauer Services


The deals expand Tech-24’s geographic reach and market share. The maintenance and service provider also seated a new CEO and CFO.

Joe Carlson of Lakeside Manufacturing

Lakeside Manufacturing’s Carlson Announces Retirement

The former NAFEM president will remain on in a limited advisory role beginning Feb. 1.

Chrane Test Kitchen in Dallas Fort Worth

3 Equipment Makers Kick Off New Year With New Reps


Alto-Shaam, FWE and Marra Forni extend reach in Texas, Oklahoma, Illinois and Florida.

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National Restaurant Association Sees Streamlined Menus, Alcohol To-Go Among Trends for 2021

The pandemic has accelerated many trends the industry already was seeing.

Fast-Casual Sector Reports M&A Activity

Capriotti’s acquires Wing Zone, and Saladworks teams with Garbanzo Mediterranean Fresh and Frutta Bowls.

Polar King Welcomes Customer Service Agent

Rachel Giese’s responsibilities include customer service, parts identification and technical support.