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With eighty years of expertise CESA is the Catering Equipment industry's largest trade organisation offering privileged access to a wide business network. Our members benefit from Information, Involvement and Influence at the very highest level.

Welcome to the Catering Equipment Suppliers' Association: Our Members Benefit from Information, Involvement and Influence.

For Manufacturers, Distributors & Service Companies


Information & Influence

  • CESA provides the Information, Involvement and Influence that companies and their management teams value and rely on in the catering equipment sector.
  • As part of BEAMA, CESA enjoys contact and representation at the highest level with Government, the BSI and many other influential bodies.
  • Liaison with FCSI, CEDA , the BHA and other leading associations. CESA's membership of EFCEM – The European Federation of Catering Equipment Manufacturers ensures strong, Europe-wide intelligence and links. CESA is the chair of the EFCEM Technical Committee.
  • Through the work of its Technical Committee, CESA is at the heart of the European equipment standards drafting process and members have FREE access to ALL the relevant technical material through the CESA Secretariat.

Business Benefits & Training

  • Members have the opportunity to participate in CESABIM & CESACAD, the industry's standard package for commercial kitchen design.
  • The Accredited Service Provider scheme for manufacturers, authorised agents and independent providers.
  • The Certified Food Service Professional, CFSP – training programme for the industry – recognising experience, knowledge and professionalism.

Networking

CESA helps unite the UK commercial kitchen equipment industry and delivers a range tangible benefits to its members  

  • The 170 strong list of CESA members, across the gamut of catering equipment supply companies, ensures maximum networking potential with industry leaders and peers.
  • Access to Technical Committee meetings, Export Committee meetings, Light Equipment Forum, & Service Providers Group to give every member the opportunity to gain maximum benefit from their CESA Membership.
  • Forums and events that deliver value, support and commercial benefits for members

News, Information & Business Intelligence

  • The CESA Web Site, with its dedicated entry for each Association member, featuring an invaluable Product Trade Names section and Password-protected Members Only section.
  • The CESASTATS Statistics Committee provides members with access to invaluable statistical data on an expanding range of product sectors; also European Statistics from the Secretariat.
  • Monthly operator Business Bulletins
  • Professional Media Relations to ensure maximum press coverage for CESA initiatives
  • Online Buyers Guides in association with Foodservice Kitchen.com
  • Equipment guides with Dewberry Redpoint and Caterer and Hotelkeeper magazines
  • We represent the industry on topical issues and developments to keep members fully informed and involved in developments.

Conferences & Exhibitions

  • CESA Annual Conference
  • CESA is principal sponsor of Hotelympia and Hospitality Week, the UK's premier catering equipment trade shows, allowing CESA members to enjoy the significant financial benefits of its Exhibitions Rebate Scheme, negotiated and managed by the CESA Exhibitions Committee.
  • The CESA Export Committee, host activity at international exhibitions. CESA is a UKT&I Challenge Partner and administers the TAP funding programme. We provide open meetings for all members involved or interested in exporting.

Groups Discounts

  • Enhanced entry and credits to spend in Foodservicekitchen.com
  • Reduced rate subscription to Caterer & Hotelkeeper
  • Reduced rate advertising in Caterer & Hotelkeeper around major exhibitions

For Equipment Buyers


Equipment Buying Advice

    CESA provides guidance to support you when buying catering equipment; Making purchases of high value equipment can represent significant investment for businesses and buying different types of equipment requires an entirely different decision making process. Our Buyer’s Guides are here to provide you with the information you need.

Waste & Energy Saving Advice

Reducing energy use makes sense; it saves money, enhances the reputation of your business and helps fight against climate change.

  • The energy used in catering facilities typically accounts for 4-6% of operating cost
  • Around 30% of energy used in the kitchen is wasted

Watch our energy saving podcasts and train your teams now to save energy and increase revenue & profitability

CESA Knowledge Base

Access our Knowledge Base to access operational insights, advice and tips on maintenance and equipment procedure.

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Events & Exhibitions

Events 
We organise and participate in a wide variety of industry events, from seminars and industry days out to events like the CESA Tableware & Light Equipment forum. Discover more about our upcoming events via our calendar of events which you can find within the Involvement area of our website. Exhibitions
Whether you’re on a stand showcasing your products or services, an attendee walking the floor actively seeking the right product for your business, or simply there to experience the show, these events are designed to provide you with the perfect platform to network and present your business at its best.

Where to Buy

Search our members’ directory by
- Company Name
- Product or Service
- Product Type
- Brand
Or navigate through to our members map to find an equipment supplier local to you.

Training

Keep updated on the latest issues and join our diverse programme of conferences, seminars and workshops. Delivered by high profile business and industry speakers, our seminars are relevant and informative, providing an excellent opportunity for learning and development.

CESA News

Don’t miss the Light Equipment & Tableware Forum 2018
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Don’t miss the Light Equipment & Tableware Forum 2018

The UK's only utensils, Light Equipment and Tableware Forum returns for its fifteenth year.

Free to attend for distributor sales staff.

Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Towcester, Northamptonshire

The Forefront of Industry Innovation

“The forum is the best way for chefs, buyers and distributors to cast their eyes over the runners and riders in the race to the next 'big idea' in foodservice kitchens,” Stephen Goodliff, Chair, CESA Light Equipment & Tableware Group.

Split across a day and a half, nineteen suppliers will be showcasing their latest industry innovations supported by practical hands-on demonstrations.

The Whole Package

Accommodation is free for visiting distributors and includes both days training along with a networking dinner.

The winners of the Sales Professional of the Year, the Distributor Cup and the Donald Bird Award will be announced during dinner so there’s a lot to look forward to.


Build Your Knowledge Base

The Light Equipment Forum provides the perfect opportunity to develop your product knowledge and boost your customer engagement technique.

Click here to Book your place

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Meet our Members

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    BIRMINGHAM- B11 2AT



  • GEV CATERING SPARES LTD

    GRANTHAM- NG31 7JX



  • SALIX STAINLESS STEEL FABRICATIONS LTD

    BASILDON- SS14 3BG



  • PROJECT DISTRIBUTION LTD

    STOKE-ON-TRENT- ST1 4JW



  • CORSAIR WHOLESALE LTD

    BANBURY- OX16 1SH



  • RH HALL LTD

    LEIGHTON BUZZARD- LU7 9GY



  • LIEBHERR-GREAT BRITAIN LTD.

    BIGGLESWADE- SG18 8QB



  • BUNZL LOCKHART CATERING

    READING- RG7 4XE



  • ALSET PARTNERS LTD

    LONDON- N1 7GU



  • CATER-BAKE UK LTD

    LIVERPOOL- L33 7RR



  • OXFORD HARDWARE LTD

    WARWICK- CV35 0RD



  • GRANDE CUISINE

    MILTON KEYNES- MK19 7ES



  • SIGNATURE FSE LTD

    CHATHAM- ME5 8UD



  • JOHNSON REED CATERING FINANCE

    STOCKPORT- SK1 2NA



  • ENSE UK LTD

    GUILDFORD- GU1 4LH



  • COUNTERLINE LTD

    LIVERPOOL- L34 9HZ



  • SERVICE LINE

    STEVENAGE- SG1 2DW



  • CRYSTALTECH SERVICES (UK) LTD

    ILFORD- IG1 1TY



  • KRUPPS UK

    RUGELEY- WS15 1UZ



  • THE CATERER

    LONDON- SW1W 0AU



  • ELECTROLUX PROFESSIONAL

    LUTON- LU4 9QQ



  • SPACE CATERING EQUIPMENT LTD

    GLOUCESTER- GL4 3HX



  • S&S NORTHERN LTD

    CHORLEY- PR7 7JN



  • LA CIMBALI UK LTD

    BOREHAMWOOD- WD6 3ST



  • CONTROL INDUCTION

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