Publisher to Talk Operator Trends and Market Forecasts

Registration is now open for Foodservice Equipment Reports’ annual President’s Preview E&S Market Forecast. As last year, the forecast will be presented by FER Publisher Robin Ashton in a series of webinars from August 7-8, but this year up to 10 people will be able to attend the presentation in person at FER’s office at 920 E. State Parkway, Unit B, Schaumburg, Ill. Those interested in attending the preview in Schaumburg should contact Chris Palmer at

The webinars are recorded so attendees in any time zone can view them at their convenience. This year’s sessions will analyze macroeconomic, operator and international operator trends, look at material and E&S price trends, present rankings of the Top 100 manufacturers and Top 100 dealers, and release exclusive hard-number forecasts of E&S market growth through 2023. More information is available here or by emailing

The June 5 quarterly update of last year’s President’s Preview is offered here.