Monday, November 24, 2014

Crain's Chicago Business - Turning the kitchen into a tech hot spot

Middleby CEO Selim Bassoul stood before a packed room of investors at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago two weeks ago and hoisted above his head a heating element for an oven. “How many of you are familiar with this?” he asked. “This is a piece of crap.”

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Middleby Corporation Named to Fortune Magazine’s 2014 Fastest-Growing Companies List

November 14, 2014 (Elgin, IL) - The Middleby Corporation has been named to the annual Fortune Magazine Fastest-Growing Companies list for 2014. Middleby ranked No. 71 overall and was the third-best performing industrial company on the list.

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

The Middleby Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results

Elgin, IL, November 5, 2014 – The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD), a leading worldwide manufacturer of equipment for the commercial foodservice, food processing and residential kitchen industries, today reported net sales and earnings for the third quarter ended September 27, 2014. Net earnings for the third quarter were $59,713,000 or $1.05 per share on net sales of $404,289,000 as compared to the prior year third quarter net earnings of $40,942,000 or $0.73 per share on net sales of $360,013,000.

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Monday, November 3, 2014

The Middleby Corporation Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

Elgin, Ill. (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 3, 2014 – The Middleby Corporation
(NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced it will release 2014 third quarter earnings on
Wednesday, November 5 after the market closes. The company has scheduled a
conference call to discuss the results at 10 a.m. Eastern Time/9 a.m. Central Time on
Thursday, November 6. The call can be accessed by dialing (888) 391-6937 and entering
conference code 21823027. The conference call is also accessible through the Investor
Relations section of the company website at www.middleby.com.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Middleby Named Fastest Growing Company by Fortune Magazine

Middleby - It’s not a novel by George Eliot—it’s a maker of commercial kitchen equipment with more than 40 brands (including Viking), which cooked up juicy earnings.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Middleby to Acquire U-Line Corporation

October 14, 2014 (Elgin, Ill.) – The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the U-Line Corporation (U-Line). U-Line is an industry leader in the premium residential built-in modular ice making, refrigeration and wine preservation market.

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Monday, September 8, 2014

The Middleby Corporation Acquires Concordia Coffee Company, Inc.

ELGIN, Ill. (Business Wire) – September 8, 2014 -- The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD)
today announced the acquisition of Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. ("Concordia"), a leading manufacturer of automated and self-service coffee and espresso machines serving the commercial foodservice industry. Concordia has a highly innovative lineup of products that serve the needs of a wide array of convenience store, hotel, restaurant chain, and institutional customers. The company is located in Seattle and has approximately $15 million in annual revenues.

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