Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Restaurant Equipment Manufacturers May Apply for Innovations Awards
Sep 16, 2013
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

The National Restaurant Association is accepting applications for the 2014 Kitchen Innovations Awards.

The awards, now in their tenth year, recognizes cutting-edge equipment and technology that specifically improve the back of the house and benefit foodservice operators. The most progressive, groundbreaking innovations will be featured in the Kitchen Innovations Pavilion at the NRA Show 2014, to be held May 17-20 at Chicago's McCormick Place.

"We are seeking new kitchen equipment and technology innovations that deliver the most significant benefits to operators," said Dan Bendall, Principal, FoodStrategy, Inc. and Kitchen Innovations Awards judge. "Our panel of judges believes continuous innovation is the life-blood of our industry growth and profitability. It's our mission to evaluate the latest innovations and select those which are major advances in kitchen efficiency, quality, safety, conservation, integration with front of the house, and, of course, improving the work environment."

Award recipients will be the exclusive exhibitors in the interactive, centrally located Kitchen Innovations Pavilion on the exhibit floor.

All applications will be judged by an independent panel, including:
* Dan Bendall of FoodStrategy
* Martin Cowley, senior manager Design and Standards, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
* William Eaton, chairman, Cini-Little International
* Robert Forrester, principal, Restaurant Industry Solutions
* Foster F. Frable Jr., founding partner, Clevenger Frable LaVallee
* Jim Krueger, Jr., chief, Air Force F&B Research and Business Development
* Aaron LaMotte, director, Sodexo Performance Interiors
* Robert Marshall, vice president, U.S. Operations, McDonald's Corp.
* Kathleen H. Seelye, managing partner, Ricca Newmark Design

The deadline to apply for the 2014 Kitchen Innovations Awards is Dec. 6, 2013. To be considered, all equipment and technology innovations must be introduced within the 24 months prior to NRA Show 2014. Award recipients will be announced in February.

More information is at:
http://show.restaurant.org/Attend/Attractions/Kitchen-Innovations-Awards-2014

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Apr 23, 2014: AO Smith Develops Ultra-Low NOx, Compact Commercial Water Heater for California

Apr 23, 2014: Dacor Launches First North American Cooktop with Touch Control

Apr 23, 2014: Existing-Home Sales Show Slight March Decrease

Apr 23, 2014: CEA: Consumer Sentiment Down in April

Apr 22, 2014: Final Rule Establishes Refrigerator Testing

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Pharmalive | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows