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FEJ invites entries for 2017 ‘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 2017. Manufacturers, suppliers and operators are invited to enter their latest equipment to be part of a special December 2017 edition of FEJ that celebrates

IN PICS: Scenes from HOST as the foodservice equipment market’s big guns make their mark in Milan

The latest hospitality industry innovations, including catering equipment, were showcased across no fewer than 16 halls at HOST Milan during the past five days. The show boasted 2,081 companies in attendance as exhibitors, including 1,255 Italian (60.3%) and 826 international firms (39.7%, +11% compared to the previous edition), came to display their latest equipment and

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THE BIG INTERVIEW: Dr Peter Stadelmann, CEO of Rational

When it comes to patents and innovations in professional cooking, combi oven maker Rational is up there with the best of them. The most recent example of this is ConnectedCooking 2.0 – the latest digital networking for the kitchens of today. In a special Q&A, Dr Peter Stadelmann, CEO of Rational, explains how the company is

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Hoshizaki creates first ever digital product catalogue to simplify kitchen design

Ice machine manufacturer Hoshizaki has rolled out a digital product catalogue that will be available to customers worldwide. Hoshizaki Europe B.V. has entered into a partnership with Specifi that will provide consultants, specifiers and equipment suppliers from around the world with access to a complete digital product catalogue. The catalogues, which include product specification, full pricing in

Grande Cuisine named as the new UK importer for Ali Group brand Mareno

Grande Cuisine has locked in a deal to become the exclusive new home of Mareno cooking equipment in the UK. The partnership, which will come into effect from the October 1, will see Grande Cuisine selling the company’s extensive portfolio of modular cooking equipment through a network of distributor partners. The partnership has been in

M&S equips Chicester branch with energy efficient cooking and merchandising kit

Marks & Spencer has carried out a major foodservice equipment project at its Chichester store, bringing in the latest hot and chilled service counters to display products to customers.  The company brought in Uxbridge-based food retail specialist Fri-Jado to assist with the fit-out of the new 10,000 sqft foodhall and it supplied cooking and merchandising equipment within

SPECIAL REPORT: 20 top tips to guarantee open kitchen success

The trend for open kitchens is now so prevalent and established that you could argue it’s not even a trend these days. But that doesn’t mean operators can afford to be complacent when planning the design of such spaces. FEJ tapped into some of the leading kitchen design minds in the country to construct a

Linda Lewis Kitchens ventures further into catering equipment spares

Italian catering equipment importer Linda Lewis Kitchens (LLK) has unveiled plans to become a provider of third party spare parts and will not limit it just to the brands that it distributes. The company recently recruited Ryan King as its new service and spares coordinator as part of its new strategy for growth. King, who has

Mechline upgrades to bigger site to accommodate growing business

Catering equipment manufacturer Mechline has moved its operations into a larger premises to host its growing product portfolio. The move has seen the company’s headquarters relocated to another site in Milton Keynes. Kristian Roberts, marketing manager, said: “In recent years our operations have expanded, extending into the neighbouring unit and another unit a couple of