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GDPA exits refrigeration and cooking lines to focus solely on water boilers

GDPA exits refrigeration and cooking lines to focus solely on water boilers

Glen Dimplex has this afternoon announced a change of direction to focus solely on hot water boilers in its foodservice business. Following an internal business review, GDPA said it had taken the decision to concentrate its sales and marketing within the hospitality and foodservice market solely on Burco hot water boilers. This will result in a

Burco vows to lower the ‘prohibitive’ cost of induction cooking

British manufacturer Burco has officially launched its Titan Induction Range Cooker, which it claims will lower the “prohibitive” cost of induction and make the technology available to all kitchens.   The Titan Induction Range features a five-zone induction cooking hob, complete with a large 2/1 gastronorm compatible oven and brings Burco into the induction cooking

TRENDS REPORT: Water boiler market heats up as beverage habits change

They might often get overlooked in the wider scheme of the kitchen, but water boilers are a mainstay of foodservice operations and, as consumer demands have changed, so too have the designs and features of these vitally important pieces of equipment. Nowadays, operators seldom view them as just a stainless steel box that delivers heated

Mike Butt sets out his vision for GDPA after settling into the hotseat

After recently being installed as managing director of catering equipment manufacturer Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances (GDPA), Mike Butt has set to work on fine-tuning the company’s market proposition. FEJ editor Andrew Seymour headed to Merseyside to find out why he thinks the owner of the Burco and Lec brands is well-placed to bring foodservice operators

Brexit has driven up cost of catering equipment parts by ‘10% to 15%’, says manufacturer

British catering equipment manufacturer GDPA says it has seen a spike in component prices of between 10% and 15% following last week’s EU referendum result. GDPA, which owns brands such as Burco and Lec, and operates a huge manufacturing facility in Prescot, Merseyside, is adamant it won’t have to raise prices as a result of