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Ex-Glen Dimplex salesman takes on new catering equipment role

Experienced catering equipment man Richard Brown has joined up with Catering Equipment Professional (CEP) in a role that will see him develop the company’s sales channel. Mr Brown has been in the industry for more than 25 years, initially working on the hotel side of the business before moving into foodservice equipment distribution. He has

Rational shores up support for its biggest UK customers

Chain users of Rational ovens will have a new point of contact to support them in the UK after the company today unveiled Graeme Copeland as its key accounts director. The combi oven brand, which purports to command a 60% share of the UK market, said the new position further enhances its support for key

Nisbets picks CEO to replace Paul McMahon

Nisbets has appointed the successor to its long-standing managing director Paul McMahon, who leaves the business after almost 20 years in charge. Klaus Goeldenbot, a senior executive recruited from the electronics and components industry, will join the Bristol-based catering equipment supplier as its CEO from September 4. Goeldenbot (pictured below) is new to the catering

Unox adds three new faces to UK business and boosts customer support

Combi and baking oven manufacturer Unox has bolstered its UK team with a trio of appointments who will provide further support to customers. With the manufacturer’s UK business going from strength to strength, the new employees will give Unox additional expertise in sales development, service and logistics. Mike Carter has taken on the role of

Scott Macdonald switches to Polpo just weeks after big Revolution unveil

Former Bill’s managing director Scott Macdonald has been named the new managing director of Polpo – just five weeks after Revolution Bars Group announced him as its director of food. Macdonald’s time at the bar and restaurant chain, where he was brought in to reinforce the development of its food offering across the entire Revolution

Byron brings in Wagamama guru to lead food development

Byron Hamburgers has appointed former Wagamama man Simon Cope as its managing director and will task him with leading the next stage of the brand’s “evolution”. Cope was global brand director at Wagamama and is credited with playing a significant role in the turnaround that has seen double-digit like-for-like growth for the last three consecutive

Simon Frost to head up chain accounts for Hoshizaki

Hoshizaki UK confirmed today that Simon Frost will join the company as director, sales and chain accounts from tomorrow. He replaces Paul Anderson, who will officially be joining Meiko on April 1 as its new UK managing director. Frost brings more than 30 years of industry knowledge to the Hoshizaki UK team and a significant