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Aerofoils help Multideck merchandiser energy efficiency fly

Williams’ latest Multidecks cut energy use by up to 15%

Williams has upgraded its range of Gem Multideck grab & go merchandisers by developing special aerofoils that dramatically improve energy efficiency.

The aerofoils are mounted along the front of the unit’s shelves and double as ticket strips.  They are carefully angled to trap cold air as it flows around the Multideck, redirecting it onto the shelf below.  This redirecting of the cold air saves energy as the unit’s refrigeration doesn’t have to work so hard to maintain temperature.  It also improves the customer experience as it reduces ‘cold aisle syndrome’, with most of the cold air staying inside the display, instead of spilling out of the front.  This is especially important where runs of Multidecks are grouped together.  (more…)

Ancient & Modern: Emmanuel College gets latest ‘green’ refrigeration

z Emmanuel College gets latest 'green' refrigeration from WilliamsWilliams supplies equipment for first stage of kitchen refurbishment

“Sustainability is very much top of our minds when it comes to choosing catering equipment,” says Francois Reverchon, Catering Bursar at EmmanuelCollege, Cambridge.  “Our new refrigeration gives us a much better and greener system.”

The refrigeration, supplied by Williams and installed by BI Catering Equipment Services, is part of a total refurbishment of the College’s main kitchen.   The cabinets, blast chillers and coldrooms have many energy-saving features developed under Williams’ Greenlogic initiative.  These include Williams’ energy-saving CoolSmart controller, which monitors activities such as door openings and adjusts the cabinet’s operation to minimise energy use, cutting consumption by around 15%. (more…)

Curvaceous Pastry Chiller

Williams’ new merchandiser is practical, safe and sustainable

Pastries, pies and cakes are hugely popular take away snacks but require special storage conditions to keep in top condition.  Now Williams has expanded its Gem range for the Grab & Go sector with a new Pastry Chiller.  The eye-catching merchandiser, model number PC900, provides a practical, safe solution that combines an energy-efficient refrigeration system with a clever layout to maximise every millimetre of retail display space.

Specifically designed to chill and hold cakes, croissants, pies, open sandwiches and similar goods, Williams’ Gem Pastry Chiller has a curved glass front, which is hinged for ease of cleaning.  The attractive exterior is matched by the bright interior, with LED lighting and glass shelves.   Rear loading doors give staff easy access for restocking and serving.  (more…)