Tag Archives: Smart Kitchens

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Perfect storm’ of challenges will fuel smart kitchen adoption

The space and location challenges facing foodservice operators, coupled with increasing pressure on labour and costs, will only serve to speed up adoption of smarter equipment and automated kitchen solutions in the future. That’s the view of Mike Faers, the former global head of McDonald’s food operations, who now runs his own specialist culinary and

First adopters of Rational’s networked kitchen begin rolling out

Rational is predicting that digitisation will transform the face of commercial kitchens, as its UK managing director revealed that the first roll-outs of its ConnectedCooking 2.0 concept is now underway.   Simon Lohse, who was speaking to FEJ as Rational unveiled its new Centre of Excellence training facility in Luton yesterday, said that seeing its

£5,000 chargrill was going to cost casual dining chain £3,500 a year to run

Casual dining operators could slash their kitchen costs by thousands of pounds a year by embracing a consultative approach towards the equipment they use, a leading kitchen specialist has claimed. Restaurants run the risk of chalking up unnecessarily high operating bills and energy costs by failing to choose equipment that is best suited to their