2018 FEDA NEWS & VIEWS EDITORIAL CALENDAR

 


ISSUE  
                                          THEME


FEATURES


VIEWS

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018
Ad Close: Dec. 8, 2017
Material Close: Dec. 15, 2017

 

 

The Critical Link
Talk of disintermediation in every channel is nothing new but there’s a reason why suppliers continue to look to the distributor as their route to the market.

Finding the Gaps
Demand creation is a hot topic these days. This is what it looks like in our industry.

The Best of the Best
These distributors have accepted the fact that saturated markets are a reality and rose to the challenge by delivering innovative ways to add and promote value.

A Day in the Life of a Millennial
Ever wonder what it’s like to see the industry with fresh eyes? Here’s your chance to experience it through an up-and-comer’s lenses.

In their Perfect World
Three customers in three different segments share their vision of the ideal distributor.

Out of the Box
Features on innovators across distribution industries

Operations
-How Distributors Can Help Developers Build Friendlier Kitchens

-Six Ways to Prosper in Distribution

From the Editor

Chairman’s Message
FEDA’s Board Chairman provides his or her perspective on this issue’s theme

Industry Insights
Thought leaders throughout the channel share their perspectives on this issue’s theme

The Agenda
Reports from FEDA’s Dealer Advocacy Council and Young Industry Leaders Council

Mission Forward
FEDA’s CEO provides the latest on the Association’s strategies and goals

MARCH/APRIL 2018
Ad Close: Jan. 12, 2018
Material Close: Jan. 19, 2018

Stronger Together
Collaboration is more than just a buzzword. Strategic alliances are a necessary part of doing business in the FE&S industry. The hard part is figuring out how to make them work.

The Collaborative Advantage
Why it makes sense to partner with another distributor - even when it’s one of your competitors

Cooperation is a Business Strategy
How dealers, manufacturers, consultants and service reps are joining together to meet channel challenges

The Great “Unifier”
FEDA’s young industry leaders discuss how dealers can work together to harness technology of succeed in the future

Out of the Box
Features on innovators across distribution industries

Operations
-Team Up Profit Up: Partners in Channel Cost Reduction

-Suppliers Make the Case for the FEDA Data Interchange

From the Editor

Chairman’s Message
FEDA’s Board Chairman provides his or her perspective on this issue’s theme

Industry Insights
Thought leaders throughout the channel share their perspectives on this issue’s theme

The Agenda
Reports from FEDA’s Dealer Advocacy Council and Young Industry Leaders Council

Mission Forward
FEDA’s CEO provides the latest on the Association’s strategies and goals

MAY/JUNE 2018
Ad Close: Mar. 9, 2018
Material Close: Mar. 16, 2018

Product Education Guide

Special issue focused on new foodservice equipment

 

JULY/AUGUST 2018
Ad Close: May 11, 2018
Material Close: May 18, 2018

Generation Next
Now it’s their turn and they’re better educated, more innovative, and technologically driven. They’re also ready to lead and help transform the industry.

Who? What? How? Now!
This is what keeps young industry leaders up at night as they consider the future of distribution

The Customer of the Future
How what they think will influence the way the next generation leads

Up Next
A dealer, a manufacturer and a rep describe what it’s like to step into leadership.

Learning the Industry
There are a lot of great opportunities available for young industry professionals to grow in the FE&S industry.

Out of the Box
Features on innovators across distribution industries

Operations
-Succession Planning Strategies

-Putting Training in Place to Identify New Leaders

From the Editor

Chairman’s Message
FEDA’s Board Chairman provides his or her perspective on this issue’s theme

Industry Insights
Thought leaders throughout the channel share their perspectives on this issue’s theme

The Agenda
Reports from FEDA’s Dealer Advocacy Council and Young Industry Leaders Council

Mission Forward
FEDA’s CEO provides the latest on the Association’s strategies and goals

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2018
Ad Close: July 13, 2018
Material Close: July 20, 2018

Designed to Win
There’s a science to project management-but it isn’t always neat or pretty. How the Industry’s most accomplished professionals get the job done.

From Concept to Completion
The best and the brightest in our industry showcase their work and dish on how they worked with channel partners to solve the most unusual customer requests.

Merging Technology and Design
The impact new technology is having on the FE&S channel and its customers

Cutting Through the Red Tape
From the distributor to the general contractor - what one channel partner needs from the other to deliver the ultimate customer experience.

Designing for Generation Z

Out of the Box
Features on innovators across distribution industries

Operations
-The Latest in Facility Design from Foster Frable

-Trends in Project Management Software

From the Editor

Chairman’s Message
FEDA’s Board Chairman provides his or her perspective on this issue’s theme

Industry Insights
Thought leaders throughout the channel share their perspectives on this issue’s theme

The Agenda
Reports from FEDA’s Dealer Advocacy Council and Young Industry Leaders Council

Mission Forward
FEDA’s CEO provides the latest on the Association’s strategies and goals

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018
Ad Close: Sept. 7, 2018
Material Close: Sept. 14, 2018

Trending Now

Special issue focused on the latest foodservice software