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Industry veterans on tap for COEX 2014

Not only can you expect two all-star industry operator panels at COEX 2014, but also two industry all-stars to lead them. Lane Cardwell and Fred LeFranc are veterans of the brick and mortar restaurant business, so with decades of experience between them they are more than qualified to say they have walked a mile in the panelists' shoes. Find out which tough topics they'll address at COEX March 2-5 in Las Vegas.

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Posted by IFMA February 24, 2014
Tagged in: COEX, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Foodservice Innovation

Jamie Carawan from OTB enlightens SMB Community

Every month, IFMA's Small & Midsized Business (SMB) community hosts a discussion with industry experts, trading partners or operator customers. In November, Jamie Carawan, Senior Director of Culinary and Innovation at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina spoke to us about his business.

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Posted by IFMA November 17, 2014
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Distributors

“It’s not personal, it’s just business.”

It's a phrase you hear often in business dealings. Yet in today's rapidly evolving world, this mindset leads to rigid, us vs. them relationships that can't withstand a market that demands constant change and adaptation. At Presidents Conference 2013, Kate Vitasek, author of the book series Vested, took the audience deep into collaborative relationships to help them understand which types are appropriate for which relationship.

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Posted by Kate Vitasek, author of the "Vested" book series November 21, 2013
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Industry Research, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Foodservice Operators

John Koncki from CKE Restaurants Gets May's SMB Call Fired Up

Every month, IFMA's Small & Midsized Business (SMB) community hosts a discussion with industry experts, trading partners or operator customers. In May, John Koncki, Director of R&D at CKE Restaurants, joined the SMB community call, discussing how small and midsized businesses can work with the restaurant chain.

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Posted by IFMA June 05, 2015
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members

Meet Your IFMA COEX 2016 Co-Chairs

Driven by three dynamic operator co-chairs representing different functional areas and a planning committee of more than 40 high-profile chain accounts, this year’s program offers value for leaders throughout the foodservice industry. IFMA Chain Operator EXchange is the only industry conference that is truly created ‘by operators, for operators.’  

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Posted by IFMA December 07, 2015
Tagged in: COEX, Channel Partners, Foodservice Operators, Leadership