FEJ Awards articles

FEJ AWARDS 2018: All the winners revealed as the industry celebrates kitchen innovation at gala dinner and ceremony

The winners of the inaugural FEJ Awards have been announced following a glittering gala dinner and awards ceremony in Birmingham. 150 senior executives packed out the Westminster Suite of the Hilton Metropole to celebrate innovation within the industry from a kitchen and back-of-house perspective. Executive chefs and food development heads from restaurant chains, pub groups,

FEJ AWARDS 2018 WINNER: Service & Maintenance Specialist of the Year

The winner of the Service & Maintenance Specialist of the Year award is Serviceline. This award recognises the service and maintenance providers that come to the rescue when it’s most needed. Whether it’s efficiently carrying out PPMs or ensuring high first-time fix rates, such organisations are the unsung heroes of the kitchen industry. A reorganisation

FEJ AWARDS 2018 WINNER: Operator of the Year for Menu Development

The winner of the Operator of the Year for Menu Development award is Hotel Chocolat.  This category, sponsored by Carpigiani, recognises that kitchens aren’t just places for operators to prepare food for customers or guests — they are also a test-bed for devising new menus, product creations and dishes. It therefore honours operators that have enhanced,