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Your complete guide to all the finalists for the 2018 FEJ Awards on 5 June

Your complete guide to all the finalists for the 2018 FEJ Awards on 5 June

Foodservice Equipment Journal has officially announced the shortlisted companies and individuals that will be contesting the 2018 FEJ Awards. There are 12 categories in total, with seven paying tribute to the skill, hard work and judgement that operators need to demonstrate to create successful kitchen and foodservice environments, and five honouring the investment, innovation and expertise illustrated

Finalists for the supplier categories of the 2018 FEJ Awards revealed

Foodservice Equipment Journal is delighted to officially announce the finalists of the supplier categories for the 2018 FEJ Awards. There are five supplier categories in total, each paying tribute to the investment, innovation and expertise that goes into equipping and servicing foodservice operators around the UK. To view the finalists in each category, please click

BREAKING NEWS: Nominations open for the 2018 FEJ Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 FEJ Awards, celebrating the achievements of the UK’s most innovative and successful multi-site foodservice operators and caterers, as well as the catering equipment suppliers and providers that support them. Companies are invited to nominate themselves by filling in an official nomination form, or they are free to nominate

Catering equipment suppliers demand answers after document exposes Brexit product hurdles

An EU Commission document detailing the impact of Brexit on manufacturers, suppliers and importers operating in the UK “does not make easy reading” for the catering equipment industry, it has been claimed. The guide seeks to provide an overview of possible implications in terms of product legislation, but the complexity of the issues that it

FEJ Awards to honour kitchen innovation in the industry

Foodservice Equipment Journal is delighted to announce the launch of the 2018 FEJ Awards, celebrating the achievements of multi-site foodservice operators in the UK and the catering equipment providers that serve them.   The FEJ Awards 2018 will take place on Tuesday 5 June at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, on the first night of the Commercial Kitchen

Commercial Kitchen countdown gets underway as online registration opens

The countdown to Commercial Kitchen 2018 officially got underway today with the news that online visitor registration is now open. Now in its third year at the NEC Birmingham, the show is a magnet for top-level buyers from many of the country’s biggest foodservice operators, consultants, contract caterers, equipment distributors, and design and project houses. More

Carillion ‘was making small contractors wait 120 days to be paid’

The Federation of Small Businesses has called on the government to ensure that Carillion’s small business suppliers are paid what they are owed, as its chairman revealed he wrote to the construction firm last year over its “poor” payment practices. Carillion went into liquidation yesterday morning after reportedly running up debts of £1.5 billion. Its

Grande Cuisine named as the new UK importer for Ali Group brand Mareno

Grande Cuisine has locked in a deal to become the exclusive new home of Mareno cooking equipment in the UK. The partnership, which will come into effect from the October 1, will see Grande Cuisine selling the company’s extensive portfolio of modular cooking equipment through a network of distributor partners. The partnership has been in

New Nisbets chief spent first week picking and packing in warehouse

New Nisbets chief executive, Klaus Goeldenbot, has revealed he spent his first week in the job picking and packing orders in the company’s warehouse as he seeks to quickly get to grips with every aspect of its business. As part of an induction programme to understand the £320m-a-year catering equipment giant’s operations, Mr Goeldenbot is

CESA chair Glenn Roberts insists members can still have a voice in Europe

The hospitality sector faces an unpredictable road ahead as Britain prepares to walk away from the EU. With the catering equipment supply chain trying to fathom out what the future holds for business, FEJ met with CESA chairman Glenn Roberts to examine the ways in which the trade body is working to improve the industry’s