Middleby Acquires Flavor Burst Innovation for Beverage and Soft Serve

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ELGIN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced the acquisition of Flavor Burst, an innovative technology used in a variety flavored beverage and soft serve products. The company is based in Danville, Ind. and has annual revenues of $5 million.

“Flavor Burst provides flavoring systems to enhance customer offerings for soft serve, shakes, slush, smoothies, frozen carbonated beverages, frozen coffees, and frozen cocktails. This technology complements and extends the existing product offerings from our beverage group,” said Tim FitzGerald, CEO of Middleby. “Flavor Burst systems can be found in chain restaurants and retail outlets worldwide and are currently used on Taylor equipment, a natural extension of our existing offerings. As part of Middleby and our beverage brand solutions, we are excited for the growth opportunities and providing a more seamless experience for our end users.”

Flavor Burst delivers delicious and visually appealing flavorings to consumers, while simplifying operations. The technology automates multi-flavor syrup dispense, improving flavor consistency and end user profitability. More information is available at

The Middleby Corporation is a global leader in the foodservice industry. The company develops and manufactures a broad line of solutions used in commercial foodservice, food processing, and residential kitchens. Supporting the company’s pursuit of the most sophisticated innovation, the state-of-the-art Middleby Innovation Kitchens showcases and demonstrates the most advanced Middleby solutions. In 2022 Middleby was named a World’s Best Employer by Forbes and is a proud philanthropic partner to organizations addressing food insecurity. For more information on Middleby and the company’s brands please visit

Darcy Bretz, Director of Corporate Communications, (847) 429-7756

Source: The Middleby Corporation

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the middleby corporation (nasdaq: midd), is a publicly traded commercial and residential cooking and industrial food processing equipment company based in elgin, illinois, usa. the commercial cooking equipment segment of middleby does business with 97 out of the top 100 food service chains in the united states and internationally. its food processing equipment group manufactures food preparation, cooking, packaging, and food safety equipment for the food processing industry. residential kitchen equipment group manufactures, sells, and distributes kitchen equipment for the residential market. the company offers residential ranges, ovens, refrigerators, dishwashers, microwaves, cooktops, and outdoor equipment from a number of leading brands, including viking, turbochef and jade. middleby has received numerous prestigious awards and recognitions including "forbes best small company"​, "business week hot growth company"​, "fortune fastest growing company"​, "crain’s chicago business, fast