Planning for the Year Ahead

Join Foodservice Equipment Reports’ Virtual NEXT event series and discover a new way to explore the latest products from manufacturers, engage in timely, relevant educational sessions and make invaluable industry connections. Our next event, held December 17, will arm you with the tools you need for your operation to succeed in 2021.

December 17

10 AM - 2 PM PST  12 PM - 4 PM CST  |  1 PM - 5 PM EST


Virtual Expo Booths

Virtual Expo Booths

Virtual Expo Booths

Explore new products and existing lines at Virtual Expo Booths, featuring images, video and opportunities to interact with brands one-on-one.

Live Sessions

Interactive Sessions

Interactive Sessions

Learn how to adapt and grow your business from experts in the industry and FER’s award-winning editorial staff.

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Network in real time with your peers and make new industry connections.


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Scott Boatwright

Chief Restaurant Officer, Chipotle

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Desi Freeman

Retail Manager, Kootenai Health


Aaron Noveshen

CEO & Founder
The Culinary Edge

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Tim Weiderhoft

CEO, Wow Wow Hawaiian Lemonade Franchising


Mike Turner

SVP of Culinary/Supply Chain
Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux


David Henkes

Sr. Principal, Technomic

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Bob Bafundo

COO, Buffalo Wings & Rings

What You'll Learn

This event will arm you with the tools you need for your operation to succeed in 2021. Register to learn:

What equipment investments and integrations will help improve productivity and your bottom line

What you need to know when creating a ghost kitchen

How to prepare your drive-thru for the future

What trends analysts anticipate will drive growth in the wake of COVID-19

How operators plan to tackle upcoming challenges, and what equipment matters most



By registering for Virtual NEXT you accept that your email address may be shared with event sponsors and exhibitors.