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Sept. 7, 2021
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2021 FEDA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Registration for the 2021 FEDA Annual Conference Closes on Sept. 10
FEDA will present the conference Sept. 21-24 in Nashville.
INDUSTRY
Capital Expenditures Match All-Time High in Monthly Restaurant Performance Index
Seventy-six percent of operators reported recent spending on equipment, expansion or remodeling.
KaTom Named Among Country's Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 13th Year
President and CEO Patricia Bible credits the company’s sustained growth to a diverse product catalog and customer service innovation.
Clark Associates Gifts $5 Million to Lancaster Conservancy
The donation will allow the conservancy to combine three separate nature preserves into one large 373-acre area.
Hoshizaki America Hires Vice President of Regional Sales
Stephanie Wall will lead the manufacturer’s sales team as it navigates the industry’s changing environment.
T&S Brass and Bronze Works Announces New Operations Manager
Michael Williams will oversee the assembly and packaging of finished plumbing products.
Tom Bené Steps Down as Head of the National Restaurant Association
CFO Marvin Irby to serve as interim CEO as the search begins for new leadership.
ADVOCACY
Chamber Provides Explainers on Infrastructure Act and Reconciliation Process
House passes a rule that effectively prevents the two spending proposals from being tied together.
S Corporation Association Publishes Defense of 199A Deduction
Phasing out the deduction would harm 1 million businesses and 28 million workers, the association says.
Letter Asks Legislators to Reject Tax Increases on Main Street
Many individual and family business owners would be directly harmed by tax hikes.
FEDA Signs Letter Supporting Continuation of Stepped-Up Basis
Letter states that unspecified protections for family-owned businesses and farms would be an ineffective replacement.
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

Learn Institute Course of the Week: Tips to Optimize Your Time in AQ
In this course, Karl Williams guides you through the basic functionality of the AQ software as well as introduces some functionalities that will save you time with the use of the software.



FEDA Associate Member FitForCommerce Digital Tip
On the move with mobile.

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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