Monthly Archives: April 2014

Artificial Plants and Planters

With spring and summer in the air there is nothing like decking out your establishment with a beautiful layout of plants and flowers. In the hospitality and catering sector we know how time consuming and expensive it can be to purchase fresh flowers and plants with their short life span, that’s why at Catering Appliance we have a beautiful selection of artificial plants and planters for you to choose from. These not only look the real deal but you can be sure that they will be maintenance free and brighten up any table top or reception area. There is no need to water or clear up debris and no allergies to worry about!

artificial planters

Choose from our vast selection of artificial plants and pots to design fantastic- looking plant displays and arrangements in your establishment today. All our range looks very lifelike and is made from high-quality plastic that is easy to maintain and clean. Best of all, they are affordable and practical and a convenient way to bring plant life to your surroundings.

We have various flowers available to suit the seasons. Our fabulous selection of synthetic Fuchsias and Orchids offer great quality, realistic flower arrangements.
Our attractive ranges of hanging baskets are a visually enticing addition to any outdoor and even indoor setting. They are colourfast for exterior use and easy maintenance – no need to water and no leaves to clear up. We have a range of colours and flowers to suit any preference.

We stock a range of planters from floor planters and traditional terracotta planters to modern streamline aluminium planters; we have a range suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Durable and attractive they are sure to add the finishing touches to your plants and display.

Artificial plants and planters add a whole new dimension to commercial settings; they are a long lasting solution to livening up your establishment but also saving you money and time. Bring a touch of the outdoors in with our attractive, high quality plants and hanging baskets that look and feel just like the real thing.

Cake Decoration

It’s no secret that decorating cakes is of a culinary skill but with the right utensils from Catering Appliance, cake decorating can become a stress free and enjoyable pastime. We supply a vast amount of cake decoration tools and accessories; covering everything from cake dividers and icing piping sets to icing turntables. We stock everything you need to decorate your cakes to the highest of standards.

cake decoration

Divide up your delicious cakes with ease with our cake dividers; small, simple and smart these dividers perfectly slice 14-16 equal pieces of cake – the perfect piece of equipment for optimum professionalism.

Our piping dispensers and tubes offer innovative solutions to garnishing, filling and decorating cakes with pastes, creams and mousses. They enable simple, fast and accurate skill when time is precious. The De Buyer Le Tube Piping Dispenser we have available comes with removable, interchangeable nozzles, flexible syringe system and has a 0.75Ltr capacity.

The Matfer Duo Decorating Tube Set is the ultimate inspiration for confectioners and cooks; it has 4 assorted tubes and offers exceptional results. Easy to assemble and clean, it comes supplied in a storage box that also comes with a recipe book. All from £109.99.
If it’s piping bags you are after then we offer standard, anti-slip, disposable and coloured bags from trusted brand Thermohauser. Smooth interior and tip aid easy and effortless piping, and the large quantities make for commercial and heavy-duty use.

Our vast amount of icing bags and tubes cover all styles of icing and decorating, we have tubes to cover fine ornamental work and extra fine icing – to suit even the most delicate of culinary tasks.

Indulge in our cake decoration utensils today and make your cakes stand out from the crowd.


With summer just around the corner it is the perfect time to purchase yourself a high quality barbecue. We have a large selection of commercial barbecues to choose from – if you prefer the all-round traditional method of barbecuing and that sought after smoky authentic taste then we have a number of charcoal barbecues on offer. If its convenience and easy-use you are after then we also have a superb range of commercial gas barbecues available. We cover folding barbecues, hooded barbecues and a range of commercial barbecue accessories including clip on side tables for added versatility.


Our high end range of durable barbecues are perfect for anyone in the catering environment, including pubs and restaurants, hotels and holiday parks. They are the perfect piece of equipment for outdoor catering and events.

There are numerous benefits to purchasing a commercial barbecue. The heavy duty stainless steel construction means they are robust, reliable and built for use in the commercial industry. The powerful output means fast turnover of food, some of our larger models are able to output up to 560 burgers per hour. Chrome plated frames mean durability, corrosion resistance, and easy maintenance. Whereas independent and multiple grids and grill surfaces mean flexibility whilst cooking. Fitted wheels and lockable castors mean greater manoeuvrability and ensure safety when stationary. Folding barbecues reduce to a convenient size with added features of some models having removable legs for easy storage and transportation – a must for outdoor catering events.

The Crown Verity Gas Barbecue is one of our most powerful barbecues available; this heavy duty commercial barbecue grill features ten independently controlled burners giving you flexibility and versatility when cooking on mass.

Commercial Water Boilers

Commercial water boilers are a convenient piece of equipment in the busy commercial kitchen saving you time and money. They are energy efficient hot water systems ideal for large domestic properties and commercial applications such as hotels, canteens, restaurants and hospitals, providing a constant supply of hot water for your customers and staff.

commercial water boilers

Manufactured to the highest standards, our range of commercial water boilers are constructed of stainless steel construction ensuring heavy duty use and longevity of life. They are well insulated for minimal heat-loss and energy use, other features include electronically controlled for constant temperatures and quiet running so it can fit discreetly into any canteen. They are easy to install, use and clean and meet the most stringent safety standards.

With our wide choice of models, every catering establishment can benefit from a reliable supply of piping hot water every day. We stock a variety of compact wall mount models, or under counter models – so it can sit neatly underneath your countertops when space is limited, all at great prices. They come in a wide range of capacities from 5ltr to 31ltr and variable power loadings to suit every pocket. They can fill large quantities of cups per the hour and heat up water in rapid time.

Ensure that high quality hot water is always available at your establishment with the Burco Wall Mount Autofill Water Boiler; a premium quality auto fill water boiler with a 7.5ltr capacity ideal for any busy catering environment. It boasts a powerful 3kW heating element for rapid heat up, easy-use touch screen and non-drip plastic tap. This particular model has the astounding ability to dispense 31 litres hot water per hour.

Commercial Coffee Grinders

Freshly ground coffee beans provide a bold taste that meets even the highest standards of coffee lovers around. Grinding the coffee beans just before brewing the coffee ensures a robust flavour and delivers that distinct and delicious aroma. Making and selling excellent coffee in a commercial setting requires quality equipment that’s why here at Catering appliance we cover a wide range of coffee grinders so you can grind your own coffee beans and produce some of the best tasting coffee all on your own premises.

coffee grinders

Whether it be a fine end coffee grinder you are after that can produce fine coffee on mass, or a basic grinder for a small café, we stock a range to suit any pocket. With outputs of 25kg of coffee per hour and special features including grind adjustment so you can control grind size, our coffee grinder range is hard to beat.

Any kind of coffee bean can be used in the grinders so you can cater to most taste buds, including exotic blend, Columbian blend, caffeinated, decaffeinated and many more. We also stock both types of models, those that grind with blades and those that grind with burr’s.

For a constant supply of fresh grounded coffee why not check out The Santos Coffee Grinder 55RA – CF601, an automatic coffee grinder which dispenses the exact amount of coffee directly into the filter eliminating the need for a dispenser. This easy use and a quiet running machine is easy to clean and maintain, making it more than ideal for bars, hotels and restaurants. Made from aluminium and stainless steel it is built for commercial use with an output of 25kg per hour.

Produce the perfect cup of coffee with one of our grinders today.

Conference Furniture

Catering appliance offer a range of stylish conference furniture and workplace solutions for banqueting, conference or general restaurant use. Look stylish and professional with our range of banquet chairs and chair covers for conferences. We supply a vast amount including lightweight aluminium chairs, banquet chairs, chair trolleys, chair links and jersey chair covers by trusted brand Bolero.

conference furniture

We offer both contemporary and traditional conference furniture, with a wide and varied selection of shapes and sizes with prices to suit every pocket. With a choice of colours and designs we can coordinate to match almost any interior and they are all easy to stack and store when space and time isn’t on your side.

Our conference furniture is constructed of high quality materials ensuring strength and stability for everyday office use without losing its classical appearance. Chairs have been designed with comfort and style in mind as well as supporting correct posture – an important factor in everyday seating. With added features including back hand hold for easy positioning and handling, side rails for added strength and that they can be easily joined together by links – our chairs are at the top of their game when it comes to conference and banquet seating.

The Bolero Aluminium Arched Back Banquet Chairs in red we stock come as a pack of 4 for commercial office use. The light aluminium frame has fire-resistant fabric and foam so conforms to fire safety standards. The red speckle pattern fabric and gold finish frame offer a practical and elegant chair that is ideal for all types of events.

Add a touch of class along with protection to your banquet chairs with our range of fitted covers. The 100 % polyester stretch jersey fabric allows them to easily stretch over and cover your chairs. With a choice of four colours and different sizes we have a range suitable for use with both plain and arched back banquet chairs. These covers are perfect for weddings and other functions as they can easily and elegantly dress up a standard chair. Available from as little as £12.09.

Commercial Linen Trucks

Linen trucks are specifically designed for the catering trade to ensure easy collection, storage and mobility of linen and laundry. Constructed with carrying capacities of 220 litres these trucks are sure to make yours and your employees’ life a whole lot easier.

linen trucks

Designed to support commercial laundry services such as hotels, resorts, hospitals, restaurants, B&B’s and many more they are made from a durable heavy duty construction and are an economical and environmentally friendly product.

Our commercial laundry carts are rust-proof and noncorrosive, so you can be sure you won’t ruin any materials you put in them. They are made from a tubular steel frame with four swivel non-marking castors. Benefits of laundry carts with swivel casters ensure easy mobility and give you added maneuverability around tight corners.

Catering appliance offer a great laundry cart on wheels that is perfect for your business. At the affordable price of £87.99 the L616 Linen truck is a versatile space saving trolley that folds down flat to one-fifth of its original size for easy storage. With removable bags and dimensions of 800(h) x 550(w) x 600(l)mm it can easily hold masses of linen and laundry, aiding any establishment in the commercial laundry sector. This high quality truck we supply also comes with one-year warranty.

Spare bags for the linen trucks can be bought separately at Catering Appliance so once you’ve purchased your linen truck you can easily stock up and keep the truck at its best performance with brand new bags. We stock the Linen Truck Bag L617 made from washable canvas this efficient bag can be washed and re-used and easily clips in and out of linen trucks.

Buy a linen truck today to provide a storage and mobility solution to your linen and laundry services.

Restaurant Table Linen

Catering Appliance believes table linen is an important part of the dining experience for you and your customer. That’s why we have an extensive collection of table linen, including a range of luxurious styles and fabrics such as damask tablecloths, roslin woven tablecloths and plain polyester cloths for you to choose from.

table linen

We have them in a range of colours and sizes to suit any décor of hotels, restaurants, and catering functions. We also stock a range of place settings, table protectors, satin bands and napkins that will be sure to compliment your table linen and overall set up.

Our Damask table linen is constructed from durable, crisp white linen incorporating an ivy leaf pattern, available in a range of shapes and sizes for versatility. Matching napkins are also available to add the finishing touch to your table arrangements. Made for the high quality establishments this whole range will be sure to add elegance to your business.

Our traditional Gingham polyester range includes tablecloths, napkins, and slip cloths so you can enjoy a matching table set for affordable prices. The red and white bistro-style check is ideal for cafes, tea rooms and restaurants, indoor and outdoor dining. The soft touch, easy-care spun polyester is easy to wash and iron and of the highest of quality.

The range of PVC wipe clean tablecloths we stock are ideal for practicality and easy cleaning, making them ideal for everyday use in high volume catering establishments for when time is of the essence. We have various designs, colours and sizes, from spotty to floral and check to suit any level of food service. These attractive styles of table cloths are made from hardwearing wipe clean cloths, further benefits include moisture impermeable surface and synthetic felt backing meaning these cloths are long lasting and ideal for both indoor and outdoor use.

Choose from our extensive range of restaurant linen today.

Hotel Catering Supplies

We provide a range of hotel and guest supplies for the hospitality sector ranging from economy complimentary and beverages, through to bedroom and bathroom equipment for hotel and B&Bs. Maximise your guests experience, as well as the reputation and value of your service with our high quality and luxurious products.

hotel catering supplies

Our range of bathroom and bedroom products includes everything you will need for your guest rooms. Our bathrobes and disposable slippers offer home comforts for guests away from home, our fabulous unisex Waffle bath robes are made from 100% cotton; a classic design and shape these waffle texture bath robes are sure to be an attractive bonus to each room.

Our shower and bath mats are made of pure cotton towelling, heavy duty and white in colour – perfect for commercial laundering.

Our wide range of white cotton towels for the hotel sector are of superior quality and made from 100% cotton yarn to give guests a luxurious feel against the skin. The towel range includes face cloths, hand towels, bath towels and sheets. All uniform white and available in multipack sizes, they are ideal for commercial use. Enjoy high quality towels at low prices.

With everything from hygiene bag dispensers, disposable tumblers, shower caps and shower curtains you can be sure to kit out your rooms to the highest of standards.

Complimentary toiletries include a spectrum of brands to suit any level of service, including Natural range toiletries, Elsyl natural look toiletries Geneva, Mignon and many more. All can be bought in large quantities for bulk buying, making it easy for commercial purchases.

We also stock presentation trays for you to display toiletries on so they look neat, tidy and presentable to the eye.

Our electrical appliances cover irons and hairdryers for individual rooms, these easy use items ensure satisfied guests and customers.

For classically presented products for hotel, B&B and guesthouse’s look no further than Catering Appliance.

Lincat Electric Combination Ovens

Lincats electric combination ovens set new standards in cooking performance and cost efficiency. This fully automatic cooking oven allows you to just simply select and define the cooking requirements for any food and ensures outstanding results, making it the perfect catering equipment for any kitchen.

lincat combination ovens

Providing real business benefits in terms of increased efficiency and increased versatility it guarantees top quality food every time.

They contain a wide range of advanced features, offering a huge range of cooking styles such as roasting, baking, grilling and boiling across a wide range of food groups including poultry, meat, fish, desserts and many more. You simply need to select the desired result and leave the oven to do the hard work of selecting accurate cooking mode, temperature and humidity levels to guarantee perfect results. Built in temperature controls monitor the temperature and humidity levels whilst fan speed and direction ensures thorough cooking, it even detects the size and load of food to ensure cooking is even across all grids so there is no need to check or turn foods.

With four cooking modes: hot air cooking, steam cooking, combination cooking and finishing results this machine delivers precise and even cooking results at incomparable quality. It can also reduce production times, saving time on money and energy a must for any busy caterer in the industry. Advanced display screens ensure to keep you informed at all stages of the cooking progress and time.

With a built in self -cleaning system, cleaning is made easy via an integral hand shower that ensures a perfect care and cleaning regime at a saved energy cost.

The range of Lincat’s combination ovens we stock have the latest advances in technology to offer you quick and easy cooking results making them the perfect solution for a stress free quality service. Invest in confidence in one today and see the host of powerful benefits a Lincat electric combination oven can bring to your business.