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FEJ invites entries for 2018 ‘Foodservice Equipment of the Year’ initiative

Foodservice Equipment Journal is pleased to announce that the entry process has opened for its ‘Foodservice Equipment of the Year’ initiative, showcasing the most exciting commercial kitchen equipment launches of 2018. Manufacturers, suppliers and operators are invited to enter their latest equipment to be part of a special December 2018 edition of FEJ that celebrates

EDITOR’S VIEW: Even with the best will in the world, there’s no escaping the price factor just yet

Although it probably wouldn’t surprise you to hear the UK foodservice market described as an industry that buys mainly on price, it has always felt as though there is an expectation from within the supplier community that this will change in future. Whether this is misguided, or at best hopeful, only time will tell. There

Suppliers ‘need to set price points so payback on greener kit is acceptable’

Manufacturers need to set price points so premiums for more energy efficient equipment are paid back within two thirds of the product lifecycle, it has been suggested. Research conducted for the ‘Equipped for the Future’ carried out by Hoshizaki UK found that the ‘two thirds’ figure served as the level where an additional premium was

Rexmartins releases its most comprehensive priced catalogue of catering equipment

Rexmartins, the Tunbridge Wells-based supplier of commercial catering equipment, has released a comprehensive 52-page priced catalogue detailing its range of commercial catering equipment and ancillary products.  The new catalogue is the first step in the company’s strategy of developing a network of distributors throughout the UK and Ireland. Extending to more than 230 products, the

EXCLUSIVE: Surplus catering equipment market valued at £250m and growing

The second-hand catering equipment market could be worth £250m within a few years as a rise in the number of companies looking to responsibly offload product adds to the volume of kit available for resale. Specialist surplus equipment handler Ramco says it has witnessed a dramatic spike in activity within the foodservice sector during the