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UK pizza equipment supplier to start exporting after bank funding

UK pizza equipment supplier to start exporting after bank funding

Linda Lewis Kitchens is set to start exporting for the first-time following funding from Santander Business Banking. The Oldham-based pizza equipment specialist, which was set up 12 years ago by managing director Linda Lewis, supplies a range of brands to the UK commercial catering market, including Cuppone, FAC, Fimar, Elframo, Arris and Universo. But it

OPINION: Why pizza oven extract design needn’t be a headache

More and more foodservice companies are opting for wood-fired pizza ovens to bring theatre and sales to their operation. For those that are new to this area, there are some basic principles that should be considered when choosing this type of installation, writes Sam Ford of Chimflue.  There has been huge growth in the wood-fired

Restaurants pitched pizza ovens in their sports teams’ colours

Sports teams and restaurants close to sports grounds are being offered the chance to take their fandom to a whole new level with a pizza oven that can be customised to club colours. The Italforni Bull oven currently comes as standard in red or black, but UK importer Euro Catering this morning confirmed that it

Tesco packs cooking equipment punch to boost food-to-go sales

A Tesco Extra store in Wales has undertaken a massive equipment refit in a bid to create a combined hot delicatessen and food-to-go department that greets customers as they arrive in store. The branch, in Llansamlet near Swansea, wanted to provide an enhanced and more convenient shopping experience for customers seeking to buy takeaway food.

Middleby consolidates oven market with Sveba Dahlen takeover

Middleby Corporation has acquired Sveba Dahlen Group, one of Europe’s most established suppliers of pizza ovens and planetary mixers in what represents further consolidation of the global catering equipment market. The company, which has been operating for 70 years, sells its products under the Sveba Dahlen, Glimek and Bear brands, which in the UK market

Valoriani develops web resource for complete pizza oven info

Pizza oven supplier Valoriani has upgraded its website to create a portal where customers can find everything they need to know about its equipment. The company has overhauled the site content with a view to providing a comprehensive overview of equipment information, including AVPN Accreditation, DEFRA Licensing, individual oven specifications, frequently asked questions and recipes.

Best-selling LLK pizza oven slims down for small kitchens

Pizza oven supplier Linda Lewis Kitchens (LLK) is bringing to market the new Slimline Series of its bestselling Cuppone Tiziano oven, to meet the market demand for a high capacity oven with a small footprint. The Tiziano is a bestseller for LLK and is designed specifically for small restaurant kitchens and takeaways. Recently, LLK has

Cater-Bake in bullish mood as it begins second year of strategic plan

Cater-Bake is entering the second year of a three-year strategic plan on solid foundations after crediting brands Fimar and Zanolli with helping it to grow annual sales by 33%. The Merseyside pizza and bakery equipment wholesaler has invested heavily over the past 18 months in its infrastructure and team and hopes to continue its growth