BillCom Foodserv. acquires 3 mags

October 1998
FoodService Director;10/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on Bill Communications Inc.'s acquisition of three magazines that cover the food-and-beverage market. Specific retail foodservice markets covered by `Progressive Grocer,' `Frozen Food Age,' and `RT (Retail Technology'; Comments from Bill's food and beverage division president Michael F. Charlton concerning the acquisitions.


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