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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 Group, & 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 the Professional Kitchen Show, 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 DIT 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 Light Equipment & Tableware 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

Event date: 3/19/2019 - 3/20/2019 Export event
Registration now open for the CESA Light Equipment and Tableware Forum 2019
CESA
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Registration now open for the CESA Light Equipment and Tableware Forum 2019

Time to book in for the next CESA Light Equipment and Tableware Forum.  We are returning in March 2019 and it's free for distributors to attend - including a night's stay at Whittlebury Hall.

Split across two days, supplier companies will be showcasing their newest innovations with demonstrations and training sessions. 

Give your sales team the chance to visit many supplier companies in a short amount of time!

The Forum also includes an awards dinner on the Tuesday night which see the presentation of the Sales Professional of the Year, the Distributor Cup, and the Donald Bird Award.

When?

Tuesday 19th March to Wednesday 20th March 2019. The Light Equipment and Tableware Forum is split over a day and a half.

Where?

Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Northamptonshire

Located in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, Whittlebury Hall brings you all the comforts of home in a peaceful and elegant setting.

How much?

It's free. As a distributor, your booking includes your accommodation for Tuesday night, access to the forum and an awards dinner on the Tuesday evening.

Distributors that attended in 2018 say....

"This is without doubt the stand out event in the event calendar."

"The event seems to go from strength to strength and provides a good opportunity to view new products, which I can then consider for our next catalogue."

"Very good event, great to network with suppliers and other distributors. Format works well with speed dating aspect."

"I was able to bring my sales team along who found it extremely informative and beneficial. It would take months to get to see so many suppliers and be introduced to new and innovative products.  This really is a great use of time."

Sign up via the online booking form

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Meet our Members

  • REGALE MICROWAVE OVENS LTD

    GOSPORT- PO13 0FG



  • INSITU FABRICATIONS LTD

    BONNYRIGG- EH19 3JQ



  • ACO BUILDING DRAINAGE

    BEDFORD- MK41 0LF



  • REXMARTINS LTD

    TUNBRIDGE WELLS- TN2 3GP



  • THUNDER GROUP UK LIMITED

    SHEFFIELD- S6 1LZ



  • BRITA WATER FILTER SYSTEMS LTD

    BICESTER- OX26 4JT



  • FOSTER REFRIGERATOR (UK) LTD

    KING'S LYNN- PE30 4JU



  • INDUCED ENERGY LTD

    BRACKLEY- NN13 7EB



  • SOCAMEL UK LTD

    CALNE- SN11 9PT



  • ANGEL COMMERCIAL

    TOWCESTER- NN12 6LH



  • ADANDE REFRIGERATION

    LOWESTOFT- NR33 7NL



  • JLA LTD

    SOWERBY BRIDGE- HX6 4AJ



  • HALTON FOOD SERVICE LTD

    ROCHESTER- ME1 3QX



  • CHARVET PREMIER RANGES

    CRAWLEY- RH10 3EZ



  • PARRY CATERING EQUIPMENT (MIDLANDS) LTD

    DERBY- DE72 3PT



  • DALEBROOK SUPPLIES LTD

    WITHAM- CM8 3UA



  • PRICE EXPRESS TRANSPORT LIMITED

    DONCASTER- DN4 8DE



  • EDDINGTONS LTD

    HUNGERFORD- RG17 0PZ



  • HOSPITALITY ACTION

    LONDON- EC1M 5UY



  • CATERQUOTES LTD

    HOLLYWOOD- B47 5PD



  • SHINE FOOD MACHINERY LTD

    NEWPORT- NP19 4PL



  • CESA

    LONDON- E1W 1YZ



  • EURO CATERING EQUIPMENT LTD

    DAVENTRY- NN11 8PE



  • JESTIC LIMITED

    PADDOCK WOOD- TN12 6UU



  • CORSAIR ENGINEERING LTD

    BANBURY- OX16 1SH



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