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Electrolux splashes cash to invest in innovative food waste start-up

Electrolux has invested in a Swedish start-up that helps restaurants and supermarkets reduce food waste by selling unsold food to consumers. The investment is part of a wider $12m (£9m) round with other investors, including investment firm Kinnevik, US venture capital outfit Bessemer and global venture capital specialist e.ventures. Since its launch two years ago,

Electrolux stamps out buyers’ concerns with commercial dishwashing guide

Catering equipment manufacturer Electrolux has laid out a step-by-step guide to educate buyers through the process of selecting warewashing equipment for their commercial kitchens. The ‘Commercial Dishwashing Equipment Buyer’s Guide’ is available on the manufacturer’s website and has been written to help consultants, specifiers, designers, and owner-occupiers make well-informed decisions on the equipment they choose


Electrolux Professional’s ‘total solutions’ approach to foodservice and laundry has seen it become a trusted provider to some of the biggest businesses in the hospitality industry. The company’s annual accounts actually separate out the sales and profits for the catering equipment and laundry units, which is helpful in providing an accurate picture of how each

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Electrolux unveiled as main kitchen sponsor for luxury hotel’s elite chef event

Electrolux Professional has been unveiled as the headline kitchen sponsor for Obsession 18, Northcote Manor’s annual festival of gastronomy. The event, which will mark Obsession’s 18th year, will see a cross-section of elite chefs from around the world descend on the luxury Lancashire hotel and restaurant, which was awarded the AA Hotel of the Year,

Up to 10% of restaurant food wasted before it leaves the kitchen

Electrolux has given its backing to a global project to make chefs use food resources in a more sustainable way and ensure less waste is produced by commercial kitchens. The initiative by Worldchefs is designed to educate kitchen workers on helping the foodservice industry become more sustainable and will teach best practice through a ‘Sustainability Curriculum’.

6 glasswashing questions every operator needs the answer to

Here, experts from a group of leading glasswasher and warewasher suppliers answer some of the most common questions operators have about their machines and how to specify the perfect unit. 1. My business has started using taller and sleeker glassware and I know from experience in the past that this has caused problems due to

Electrolux lays claim to most efficient refrigerated counters on the market

Electrolux Professional believes it has created the most efficient range of refrigerated counters on the market.  The ecostoreHP range of refrigerated counters, which was unveiled this week, raises the bar on refrigeration convenience, efficiency and storage capacity, according to the company. Crucially, the new under-counter solution features the unique combination of both the highest climate class (5)

Electrolux pays £89m to enter commercial beverage equipment market

Electrolux Professional has taken a giant leap into the commercial beverage dispensing market by agreeing a $108m (£89m) takeover of Grindmaster-Cecilware. The US-based outfit, which made sales of $65m (£89m) last year and employs 200 staff, specialises in hot, cold and frozen beverage dispensing equipment, including coffee machines. Electrolux said the acquisition primarily broadens its foodservice