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Carpigiani rolls out London-based gelato training

Gelato equipment company Carpigiani has announced the launch series of dedicated courses and qualifications. The move will see chefs from across the globe visit the Carpigiani Development Centre in London for the ‘Gelato University – Foodservice Professionals’ course. CEO of Carpigiani Group, Andrea Cocchi, said: “We chose to create this new programme in London to

New gelato equipment will boost profits for restaurants

Restaurants, hotels and dessert chains will soon be able to ‘infuse’ flavours into gelato during its production thanks to new advancements in equipment, a leading manufacturer has said. Carpigiani, one of the largest makers of ice cream machines and gelato machines worldwide, said it was currently working on a new version of one of its

Carpigiani hires Heston chef to whip up equipment sales

Ice cream machine maker Carpigiani UK has hired its first UK training and development chef, who joins the company from Heston Blumenthal’s renowned restaurant, The Fat Duck. Michele Stanco takes on the role having most recently served as pastry sous chef in charge of the pastry team at the Michelin starred site in Berkshire. The

Forecourt owners cash in on margin-making kit

Petrol station forecourt owners are flocking to install new margin-making catering equipment as they seek to strengthen their convenience offering with new concepts. That’s the view of Malibu Corporation, which claims to have doubled its sales of soft ice cream machines to the forecourt sector in the first six months of 2015. The Manchester-based supplier

The inside scoop: Carpigiani talks UK strategy

Talk of soft ice cream and fruity gelato might evoke images of vintage ice cream vans and summer holidays, but it’s hotel, pub and restaurant chains that have really cottoned on to the profit potential of serving quality frozen desserts. One brand at the heart of this transition is Carpigiani, the eminent ice cream and

Nemox brings catering equipment to the UK

Light equipment and barware supplier Mitchell & Cooper has been appointed the exclusive distributor of Nemox products in the UK. As part of the exclusivity agreement, the Sussex-based outfit will provide an onsite warranty repair service for the first year after purchase. Nemox is an Italian brand that focuses on niche equipment for the foodservice