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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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The best travelled backpack wins a bottle of champagne!

We’ve had some great pictures of our rucksacks in action from as far afield as The Peak in Hong Kong and overlooking the beach in Greece. There have been some unusual uses too. One lucky horse has a WilcoxBurchmore backpack filled with windfall apples! And a family trip by train to Grandad’s included a rucksack full […]

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Work in progress – biggest ever dishwasher!

Karndean floor at Abingdon School

Our work at Abingdon School this summer progresses – the super new Karndean floor in the servery has been laid and the old stainless steel kick plinths replaced with ultra modern, sit-on black coving, perfectly complementing the black granite surface on the counters. The kitchen team are over the moon with their new look, and […]

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A team night out with ACE

It’s not often we all get to go out together, but this week we attended the ACE Summer Party at ZSL London Zoo, which incorporated the ACE Robyns Awards ceremony. Cathy, Michael, Stephen, Andrea and Emma enjoyed a lovely evening at the zoo, mingling with friends, colleagues, customers and suppliers. Some of us really got into […]

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Office catering – in or out?

We read with interest this recent article in Foodservice Equipment Journal about the Bloomberg offices’ decision to NOT have a proper catering facility in house, preferring instead to get staff heading out of the office at lunchtime. Mr Bloomberg said that the communal “pantry” area on the sixth floor of the building will supply coffee and […]

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A new logo for CEDA

Our MD, Cathy Wilcox is southern regional chair for CEDA (Catering Equipment Distributors Association), the premier Trade Association representing the most professional Catering Equipment Distributors and Service companies in the UK. CEDA has just launched a new suite of logos for its members to use which we are proud to display on our marketing materials […]

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Press release: The Frog E1 refurbished by WilcoxBurchmore

Chef Adam Handling recently appointed commercial kitchen design house, WilcoxBurchmore to refurbish his restaurant, The Frog E1 in Spitalfields, Shoreditch. The old cooking equipment was removed and replaced with a new bespoke cooking suite, fabricated to WilcoxBurchmore design in conjunction with Adam’s layout requirements and kitchen flows. In addition, the undercounter dishwash area was replaced […]

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