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Cathy speaking at the Commercial Kitchen Show

Cathy has been invited to join the panel at a kitchen house discussion at The Commercial Kitchen Show in Birmingham on 5th June. Hosted by Clare Nicholls, Catering Insight, the session is called: Big Questions for Kitchen Houses – The ceda Panel Featuring: Mark Kendall, Director at Inox Equip Ltd and ceda Chairman Jack Sharkey, […]

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Networking know-how

Many of us know we should network and understand the benefits, but find it daunting nevertheless. Cathy and Michael went to an event recently with a networking expert providing excellent advice on how to overcome those worries and network with ease. Some of the tips he shared included: Hate walking into a crowded room?  Get […]

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Setting up Abingdon School for innovative catering

In 2017, WilcoxBurchmore installed the biggest dishwasher they have ever seen into Abingdon School as part of a kitchen refurbishment project. It is 5.7m long, and it took some skilful manoeuvring to get it in place. The brief The initial brief was to change the dishwasher due to multiple breakdowns. Initiated by this requirement, further […]

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London Life

London architecture

We’re in town today, visiting a couple of clients and appreciating our surroundings. Our office is on the Central Line so it’s just a short hop in to the hustle and bustle and the excitement of the City. The startling contrast where ancient and modern architecture literally rub shoulders makes London such a fab place […]

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Backpacks instead of Christmas cards

This year, we’d like to sponsor a charity for Christmas. We are shipping some backpacks to Uganda. This rather shy girl is Prima from a village in Uganda called Rukiga

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The race is on!

Pokey Hole rally car

When we started WilcoxBurchmore back in 2011, we were approached by a rally driving team who were looking for sponsorship. Joff Haigh was the founder of the team, and he runs The Pokey Hole, a venue for live music, especially tribute bands.

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Our name in lights at the Foodservice Cateys

What a night we had at the Foodservice Cateys on Friday, surrounded by the good and the great from our industry at the Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge in London. WilcoxBurchmore sponsored the Salesperson of the Year award, and Cathy presented the prize to worthy winner, Duncan Kendall from Restaurant Associates. Well done to Duncan and all the […]

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Cathy in charge of the chefs at Ready Steady Cook!

Last night the Association of Catering Excellence held another successful Ready Steady Cook event at the stunning East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf. Cathy had the enviable job of looking after the chefs as their ‘mystery ingredients’ were revealed. She then enjoyed their undivided attention as they received their briefing for the event. Congratulations to Faye and […]

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Looking out for the best equipment

As you may know, we are always on the lookout for great catering equipment to place in the kitchens we design and install. We love these hot and cold counters that allow ultimate flexibility as they can be used either hot or cold, offering a choice of temperatures between -5 and +140 degrees centigrade. You can […]

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