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July 26, 2021
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FEDA Presents a Networking Lunch at The NAFEM Show
FEDA is excited to host sales trainer Paul Reilly for a program about selling value in today's marketplace on Aug. 27 at the Orange Country Convention Center.
Register Now for the 2021 FEDA Annual Conference!
This year's event is set for Sept. 21-24 in Nashville at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. See the video!
INDUSTRY
Welbilt Announces Merger Agreement with Ali Group
The boards of both equipment manufacturers unanimously approved the $3.5 billion deal.
Restaurant Industry Sales Reach Pre-Pandemic Levels
The industry posted its fourth straight month of same-store sales growth, Black Box Intelligence says.
More than 1,100 Exhibitors Set for HostMilano
40 percent of the show floor will come from companies located outside of Italy.
Hotel & Restaurant Supply Announces Leadership Changes
Marcus Lyon was named executive vice president for the Mississippi-based dealer.
Parts Town's Parent Company Acquires General Parts
The Minnesota-based OEM parts distributor will retain its leadership and continue to operate as a distinct company.
ADVOCACY
Bill Introduced to Add $60 Billion to Restaurant Revitalization Fund
Money to replenish the RRF would come from unspent American Rescue Plan funds.
Infrastructure Talks Could Begin in Senate this Week
Republicans say they need more time to review issues as the U.S. Chamber continues to urge bipartisanship.
Letter Opposing PRO Act Sent to Senate Committee
FEDA joins other associations in urging legislators not to advance the unprecedented bill.
FEDA Signs Letter Objecting to Financial Transactions Reporting Proposal
Treasury Department suggestion raises concerns over data security and confusion.
Additional Legislative Updates
See all recent legislative updates, including the NAW's latest statements on the Biden Administration's spending proposals.
EDUCATION
FEDA Learn Institute Resources

FEDA Video Marketing Center Product Video of the Week: Vollrath
Check out this week's highlighted video: Vollrath delivery bags.



Learn Institute Course of the Week: Business Intelligence
In this session, Jason Bader talks about the role data analysis and reporting plays in the pursuit of greater net profit.



Upcoming Webinars
These upcoming webinars are available to help companies learn about and implement best practices.

New Employer Resources
These new employer resources are designed to help companies manage their businesses.

Additional Learn Resources: learn.feda.com
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