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CESA chair Glenn Roberts awarded Doctorate of Foodservice

NAFEM honour recognises contribution to foodservice equipment industry

CESA chair Glenn Roberts, left, with NAFEM President Kevin Fink at the Doctorate of Food Service awardsGlenn Roberts C.F.S.P., chair of CESA, was awarded a Doctorate of Foodservice (DFS) by NAFEM, the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers, during the NAFEM Show in February.

A NAFEM spokesperson said, “We’d like to thank Glenn for his contributions to the industry at large and to the Catering Equipment Suppliers’ Association (CESA) specifically.”


Changing the Catering Equipment World

Second Global Foodservice Equipment Summit commits to far-reaching package of initiatives

Leaders of the world’s major catering Delegates at the second Global Foodservice Equipment Summitequipment trade associations and foodservice consultants groups have agreed a series of initiatives to help meet the growing challenges facing the industry.


Global Foodservice Equipment Summit seeks solutions to industry challenges

International cooperation leads to initiatives to tackle sustainability, BIM, the skills shortage and more.

Delegates at the inaugural Catering Equipment Global Summit in MilanThe inaugural Global Foodservice Equipment Summit, which took place on Thursday 22 October in Milan, has set up a series of initiatives that could have far-reaching implications for the foodservice industry.

The three associations leading the Summit are EFCEM, the European Federation of Catering Equipment Manufacturers, of which CESA is a member; NAFEM, the North American Federation of Foodservice Equipment Manufacturers; and NAFES, the National Association of Food Equipment and Suppliers, which covers Australia and New Zealand. Also participating is FCSI EAME (the Foodservice Consultants Society International of Europe-Africa-Middle East).


Manitowoc and FEM announce new ice machine distribution partnership

Some models from the Manitowoc Indigo range, available through FEMFoodservice Equipment Marketing (FEM) has entered into a strategic alliance with Manitowoc Foodservice to become the master distributor for all Manitowoc Ice equipment and parts in the UK and Ireland.

Manitowoc Ice is a leading manufacturer of ice machines in the US, recognised for its cutting edge technology and energy-saving designs. Since 1993 FEM, based in East Kilbride, near Glasgow, has been supplying foodservice products, from kitchen utensils to cooking equipment to distributors. (more…)

CESA chair honoured by NAFEM

Oryino continues to push collaboration message

From left, NAFEM Show Chair, Kevin Fink, CESA chair Nick Oryino and NAFEM President Thomas R. CampionNick Oryino, chair of the Catering Equipment Suppliers Association (CESA), has been awarded a Doctorate of Foodservice by NAFEM, the North American Association of Foodservice Manufacturers.