Tag Archives: Pizza Oven

Unique masterclass spills the secrets of creating the perfect pizza concept

Linda Lewis Kitchens is planning a special Pizza Masterclass at its demonstration facility in Oldham giving operators a unique opportunity chance to learn from some of the best pizza makers in the business.   Hosted by talented pizziaolos Fabio Aurelio and Davide D’Auria, the January event will teach attendees how to make a pizza dough

Pizza chain credits innovative rotating oven with transforming kitchen

Pizza delivery chain Firezza has credited the specification of a rotating pizza oven with transforming the kitchen production process across its estate.   The company uses more than one type of pizza oven across its 22-strong takeaway and delivery portfolio, but the purchase of the Marana Forni Genius rotating oven has delivered the most significant benefits

LLK ovens granted approval for use in smokeless zones across UK

Oldham-based pizza equipment supplier Linda Lewis Kitchens Ltd (LLK) has secured third party approval for its wood-fired Giovanni and Da Vinci range of pizza ovens to be used in smokeless zones throughout the UK. FEJ understands the equipment has passed extensive testing that meets the standards and requirements set out by DEFRA. The newly-developed range of ovens

Wood-burning grill and pizza ovens spearhead double restaurant opening

Two new restaurants are to open in Beverley’s Flemingate, one of which is featuring smokers and a wood-burning grill and another which has an open kitchen and visible pizza oven.   FirePit Smokehouse & Sports Bar due to open this summer, will take a 7,670 sq ft unit and offer a range of signature American

Linda Lewis Kitchens looks to bring more ovens to market with new appointment

Oldham-based supplier, Linda Lewis Kitchens, has announced the appointment of Jenna Lewis in her new role as the company’s commercial director. Lewis (centre) joined the team as business development manager in summer 2016, having previously worked in management positions at international companies in the retail sector. Since joining LLK, she has brought a wealth of

LLK donates pizza profits to Dr Kershaw’s Hospice

Linda Lewis Kitchens’s business development manager, Jenna Lewis, and her partner Will Pilling, LLK’s North West service manager will be attending this year’s Dr Kershaw’s Summer Fair with their mobile pizza oven – Franco’s Little Kitchen. Their local Hospice on Turf Lane in Royton, Oldham, hosts the event annually. Sponsored by The Best of Oldham,

Closed Reading pub reopened as pizzeria concept by pub chain

Star Pubs & Bars and Thirsty Bear Group have completed work on a £500,000 refurbishment of the Wynford Arms in central Reading, reopening the pub this week after a two-year closure. The development has converted the pub into a bar and New York style pizzeria called Thirsty Bear. The site is the first for Thirsty

Heston installs outdoor kitchen from Dutch supplier bidding to crack UK market

Celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal has become one of the first operators in the UK to install a WWOO outdoor kitchen at his pub, The Crown at Bray. The Michelin-starred chef was joined by staff from his restaurant, the Fat Duck, as well as from The Crown, as he unveiled the WWOO outdoor kitchen at the official UK launch

SPECIAL REPORT: Who’s claiming the biggest slice of the pizza market?

It’s no secret that operators are beginning to see the value of cashing in on the £5 billion pizza market. Combined, pizza and Italian restaurants account for more than half of the market value (59%) and have continued to grow in spite of turbulent economic cycles. But in particular, the pizza delivery market has seen