Equipment articles

Catering equipment suppliers spooked by turbulence facing restaurants

Catering equipment suppliers spooked by turbulence facing restaurants

The mood of the catering equipment industry has swung dramatically from 2017 to 2018, with many more companies feeling that the economy will struggle in the next 12 months, according to the latest CESA Business Barometer. It’s surveyed members at the end of Q1 2018 and discovered a change in priorities in terms of what

UCC joins coffee equipment training elite after UK investment

UCC Coffee has received the prestigious Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) Premier Campus training accreditation, one of only a handful of firms in the country to be awarded it.   Following a refurbishment to its training facilities earlier this year, the Milton Keynes-based COFFEEWORKS suite is now the sixth location to achieve Premier Campus status in

MIWE flashes ultra-fast hybrid oven for grab-and-go operators

German bakery equipment manufacturer MIWE has launched a compact hybrid oven that is designed to help operators benefit from the sale of warm snacks in-store.   With the food-to-go market experiencing rapid growth, operators such as convenience stores and petrol stations, have recognised the need for equipment that can produce freshly baked bread and hot,

Nuova Simonelli unleashes the most advanced espresso machine it has ever designed

Nuova Simonelli has officially launched the Aurelia Wave, an espresso machine that it describes as the “most advanced” it has ever designed. Alongside its ergonomic design, the new machine utilises new technologies to give more control to baristas than ever before and stop problems before they happen. The Wave introduces a new milestone in extraction

Taurus Group Mycook Induction-Heated Kitchen Robot

The Mycook system, supplied in the UK by Cuisinequip, is an all-in-one food preparation system that cooks, sautés, mixes, grinds, emulsifies, kneads, shakes, light fries, melts, powders and steams. The processes are based on the clever application of induction heating, which not only saves time through rapid, highly-controllable heating, but also reduces costs through energy

LLK Twin Speed Mixer

The Twin Speed Mixer from Linda Lewis Kitchens features a full stainless-steel body and is supplied on castors for maximum mobility. With a twin-speed mechanical transmission, the mixer is able to produce several types of dough at the perfect speed, offering variety, consistency and quality. The Italian-built device is particularly applicable to higher scale operations