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Panasonic principles pave way for catering industry glory

Panasonic principles pave way for catering industry glory

Panasonic insists innovation, smart working and lateral thinking are key drivers of success in the catering industry after being unveiled as a category sponsor for the forthcoming 2018 FEJ Awards. The commercial microwave specialist is endorsing the ‘Executive Chef of the Year’ category, which seeks to honour the individuals that have excelled in their posts

INSIDE THE CHEF FACTORY: The kitchen training school doing things differently

When you venture through the winding corridors of Westminster Kingsway College, it doesn’t take long before you come across a kitchen. There are 15 of them, in fact, all designed to prepare the next generation of chefs and hospitality professionals with the skills they’ll need for a life in the field. Up to 180 students

Panasonic bids to dispel microwave myths with chef school deal

Budding chefs at Westminster Kingsway College are set to receive in-depth guidance on how commercial microwaves can be maximised in a professional kitchen environment following a partnership with Panasonic, FEJ can reveal. Up until now the prestigious London catering college has largely used domestic microwaves within its kitchens, with the only real emphasis on this form

Valera branches into own-brand microwave production for the first time

After 30 years selling microwaves from brands such as Sanyo, Panasonic and Litton, catering equipment supplier Valera has launched its first own-brand microwave to the market. The new range comprises three machines, each with its own specific role in the kitchen, but all with the same high performance components and “exceptional” build quality, according to bosses

Development chef adds power to Panasonic’s UK business

Panasonic displayed a strong presence at this week’s Commercial Kitchen show following the appointment of its first ever business development chef to the team. Tim Futter, who took on the role just a few weeks ago, was in Birmingham with sales and marketing director Iain Phillips to guide dealers and operators through its rapidly-growing product portfolio.

Commercial Kitchen Top Stands to Visit (G-Q)

Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances Stand C30 Visitors to the Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances stand will have the opportunity to see the new British-manufactured Titan induction range cooker. The stand will also feature the Lec Commercial refrigerated prep counter, available in multiple sizes and formats. Where front-of-house equipment is concerned, attendees will also have the chance

Panasonic enters accelerated cooking arena with launch of Speed Convection Oven

Panasonic will be revealing its new Speed Convection Oven at Commercial Kitchen, aimed at visitors from the food to go sector, a market estimated to be worth £16.1bn in 2016.  With the food to go specialists (worth £4.6bn) in growth, and convenience and forecourt operators (worth £2.5bn) introducing dedicated food to go counters in stores,

Panasonic Pro-Cooking launches new website

Panasonic Pro-Cooking has launched its new website (www.panasonic.co.uk/pro-cooking), which has a new, fresh look, is easier to navigate and contains more information for buyers and chefs. Building on its company ethos of supporting customers, the new website boasts a number of videos containing inspirational recipe ideas for different ways to use a microwave. Iain Phillips,

Zest Quest Asia winners take culinary tour of Japan

Winners of the 2017 Zest Quest Asia contest have returned from their culinary tour of Japan, the prize hosted by headline sponsor, Panasonic. The ambitious menu, created by Hugo Montgomery, Peter Price and Alexander McLaren, with lecturer mentor, Lewis Walker, earned the team from University College Birmingham a trip of a lifetime to Japan which