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Step Forward, Bartek Malek: Kitchen Porter of the Year 2013

3 July 2013

KP wins prizes worth over £12,500 in awards conceived and sponsored by Winterhalter Bartek Malek of the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in Knightsbridge is the 2013 Kitchen Porter of the year. The award, conceived and sponsored by Winterhalter, is designed to celebrate the huge, often overlooked contribution that KPs make to the foodservice industry. As KP of the Year Bartek has won £500 cash and an unforgettable experience – a night out with five colleagues at the chef’s table in...

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Will your KP win you a £12k pass through dishwasher?

3 May 2013

Winterhalter announces extra prize for KP of the year Awards The search is on for the KP of the Year, in a competition backed by Winterhalter, the market leading warewasher manufacturer.  Now Winterhalter has confirmed that, alongside cash and other prizes for the winner, the KP of the Year’s establishment will win a pass-through warewasher worth £12,000.  The warewasher is the new, advanced hood machine being launched by Winterhalter in September 2013. Top chefs have voiced their support for the...

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From MD to KP: Winterhalter boss sweats a shift for Sat Bains

17 April 2013

Kinkead admits he’s unlikely to be candidate for Kitchen Porter of the Year  Being a kitchen porter is one of the most physically demanding jobs in the hospitality market.  Winterhalter has launched a competition to find the KP of the year and, as part of the promotional activity around the event, the company’s managing director, Stephen Kinkead, worked as a KP at Sat Bains’ restaurant in Nottingham. 

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