Kitchen Connections: A guide to dine-in cinema equipment suppliers

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More and more theatres and circuits are upping their game by offering deluxe dine-in options requiring a fully equipped kitchen area. To accompany our report on modern cinema cuisine, we present our first directory of companies that supply ovens, refrigerators, bars, sinks, freezers, warmers, grills, fryers and so much more for exhibitors looking to serve up hot, delectable premium meals and beverages.

 

Blodgett

(802) 658-6600

www.blodgett.com

sales@blodgett.com

Leading manufacturer of commercial ovens.

 

Cambro

(800) 833-3003

www.cambro.com

webmaster@cambro.com

From once offering a single product, the Camtray, 60 years ago, today Cambro offers a wide range of trays, table service and display items, storage, shelving, merchandising and insulated transport products, as well as innovative ware-washing systems.

 

Carter-Hoffman

(847) 362-5500

www.carter-hoffmann.com

sales@carter-hoffmann.com

A leading manufacturer of commercial foodservice equipment, Carter-Hoffmann specializes in the latest holding and transporting technology.

 

Continental Refrigerator

(800) 523-7138

www.continentalrefrigerator.com

info@continentalrefrigerator.com

Established in 1989 and now among the leaders in commercial foodservice refrigeration equipment, Continental Refrigerator’s full line of reach-in refrigerators, freezers and warmers has been refined and expanded to include over 2,500 models.

 

Eagle Group

(800) 441-8440

www.eaglegrp.com

answers@eaglegrp.com

Founded in 1947, Eagle Group is America's largest broadline manufacturer of commercial foodservice equipment, including shelving, sinks and tables.

 

Edlund Company

(800) 772-2126

www.edlundco.com

For 90 years, Edlund has been on the cutting edge of kitchen equipment—providing foodservice and food-processing customers worldwide with quality solutions.

 

EnviroPure Systems

(888) 324-7265

www.enviropuresystems.com

info@enviropuresystems.com

 

Follett Ice

(800) 523-9361

www.follettice.com

info@follettice.com

Since 1948, Follett has led the industry in manufacturing high-quality, innovative ice storage bins, ice machines, ice and water dispensers, ice and beverage dispensers and medical-grade refrigerators and freezers for the global foodservice and healthcare industries.

 

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

(800) 630-4168

www.fesmag.com

Senior Sales Director: Carol McAdam

carol@zoombagroup.com

Connects equipment and supply manufacturers and service providers with the full distribution channel, including foodservice operators, E&S dealers and facility design consultants.

 

Franke Coffee Systems

(877) 379-3769

www.frankeamericas.com/yourcoffee

Satisfy your customers with top-quality drinks with any of Franke Coffee Systems’ super automatic espresso machines. Every machine uses fresh beans, fresh milk and custom flavors to make each customer a made-to-order espresso-based beverage, all with the touch of a button.

 

Franke Foodservice

(877) 379-3769

www.frankeamericas.com

info@franke.com

One of the world's leading providers of comprehensive systems, services and solutions for the foodservice, beverage and water management industries.
 

Frymaster (Welbilt)

(318) 865-1711

www.frymaster.com

Leading supplier of commercial fryers, frying systems, water-bath rethermalizers, pasta cookers and equipment related to these technologies.

 

Globe Food Equipment

(800) 347-5423

www.globefoodequip.com

National Sales Manager: Justin Fox

JFox@globefoodequip.com

Globe offers broad slicer and mixer selections and an expanded line of countertop grills, fryers, cookers and scales.

 

Groen (Unified Brands)

(888) 994-7636

www.unifiedbrands.net

cs@unifiedbrands.net

Whether it’s space restrictions, product aesthetics or simple cleanability that drives your commercial cooking equipment needs, Groen offers a comprehensive selection of well-built, cost-effective designs—each one carefully crafted from industrial-grade materials like corrosion-resistant 316 stainless steel. Groen’s line of braising pans, steam kettles, steamers and combi-ovens feature precision controls, advanced ergonomics and a variety of available power sources and mounting configurations.

 

Hatco

(800) 558-0607

www.hatcocorp.com

Since 1950, Hatco has been a leader in creating innovative ideas for the foodservice industry: bold innovations in equipment that improve efficiency, reliability and profits.

 

Hoshizaki

(800) 438-6087

www.hoshizakiamerica.com

Hoshizaki is s world leader in manufacturing a wide range of products for the foodservice industry including ice machines, refrigeration and dispensers.

 

InSinkErator

(800) 558-5700

www.insinkerator.com/foodservice

For over 75 years, InSinkErator has been making foodservice operations more productive with equipment solutions designed specifically for restaurants, stores, stadiums and more. From food-waste disposers and reduction systems to hot-water dispensers and water-saving systems, InSinkErator has a foodservice equipment solution to enhance your day-to-day operations.

 

ITV Ice Makers

(786) 369-7480

www.itvice.com

sales@itvice.com

Produces ice makers with worldwide distribution to in excess of 100 countries.

 

Kason

(800) 935-2766

www.kasonind.com

fssales@kasonind.com

From the rim of the Grand Canyon, beyond Trafalgar Square, to the Australian Outback, Kason hardware is an essential part of refrigeration, foodservice, step van and industrial equipment.

 

Legacy Companies

(954) 202-7419

www.thelegacycompanies.com

sales@thelegacycompanies.com

The Legacy Companies is a leading foodservice and consumer products company that designs, manufactures and markets, nationally and internationally, a diverse portfolio of products including such brands as Bevles®, Blakeslee®, Chef’sChoice®, EdgeCraft®, Excalibur®, General®, Greenfield WorldTrade, Kold-Draft®, Legion®, Maxximum®, Nautilus®, Omega®, Orien, Vinturi®, West Bend®, Yonanas® and Zeroll®.

 

Marra Forni

(888) 239-0575

www.marraforni.com

info@marraforni.com

Sales Manager: Jeff Calwell

A family-owned company that takes pride in the art of crafting personalized and innovative wood-fired ovens.

 

Multiplex (Welbilt)

(800) 367-4233

multiplexbeverage.comLeading manufacturer of high-capacity beverage dispensing systems for soda and beer.

 

Nor-Lake

(800) 955-5253

norlake.com

sales@norlake.com

Since 1947, Nor-Lake has been a leader in the design and manufacture of quality refrigeration products to serve a wide range of customer needs.

 

Perlick

(800) 558-5592

www.perlick.com

info@perlick.com

Family-owned since 1917 and headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, Perlick Corporation provides innovative, quality customizable food and beverage storage and serving solutions. Perlick is a national manufacturing leader in commercial bar and beverage systems, residential under-counter refrigeration and brewery fittings.

 

Polar King International

(877) 224-8674

www.polarking.com

Top manufacturer of outdoor fiberglass walk-in freezers and walk-in coolers.

 

Server Products

(800) 558-8722

www.conservewell-notdipperwell.com

spsales@server-products.com

The Server Products ConserveWell™ Utensil Holder is an eco-friendly replacement for continuous-flow dipper wells.

 

Southbend

(919) 762-1000

southbendnc.com

SBCustServ@Southbendnc.com

Southbend, a division of the Middleby Corporation, is a global leader in heavy-duty, commercial cooking equipment. Southbend constantly innovates in the areas of energy savings, cooking speed, automation and safety.

 

Southern Pride

(731) 696-3175

www.southernpride.com

Southern Pride handcrafts a line of fully automatic, wood-burning, gas-fired or electric smokers with 10 different models to choose from. Each model is an outgrowth of meticulous research and development through decades of serving all segments of the foodservice industry.

 

Thermo-Kool

(800) 647-7074

www.thermokool.com

Sales Supervisor: Melissa Harrison

Thermo-Kool’s walk-ins are designed for maximum customization, durability and performance.

 

Thunderbird

(866) 875-6868

thunderbirdfm.com

tbfm@tbfm.com

Thunderbird Food Machinery has more than 30 years of experience in providing durable and cost-effective mixers and other foodservice equipment.

 

Traulsen

(888) 686-1425

www.traulsen.com

Traulsen provides professional expertise and high-quality refrigeration equipment for savvy foodservice customers who know how important temperature control is—and want peace of mind that their equipment will keep doing its job.

 

True

(636) 240-2400

www.truemfg.com

truefood@truemfg.com

For 70 years, True has provided a wide range of American-made commercial refrigeration products that exceed industry quality standards at competitive prices.

 

Turbo Air

(800) 627-0032

www.turboairinc.com

contact@turboairinc.com

National Account Representatives: Mike Andrus, Rick Blinson, D.J. Kourie

Turbo Air’s mission is to be the most respected company in the refrigeration industry by consistently providing the highest-quality products and superior service in the most environmentally friendly manner.

 

Vitamix

(800) 437-4654

www.vitamix.com/commercial

commercialcs@vitamix.com

Manufacturer of an exceptional high-performance blender, the choice of professional chefs worldwide.

 

Vulcan

(800) 814-2028

www.vulcanequipment.com

Vulcan is among the world's largest manufacturers of commercial cooking equipment, with worldwide distribution of the broadest lines of gas and electric equipment.

 

Welbilt

(877) 375-9300

www.welbilt.com

Welbilt provides the world's top chefs and premier chain operators or growing independents with industry-leading equipment and solutions.

 

Winco

(973) 916-9958

wincous.com

sales@wincous.com

Established in 1992, DWL Industries Co., known as Winco, is a manufacturer and worldwide importer of kitchenware and tableware.

 

Zumex

+34 961 301 251

www.zumex.com

zumex@zumex.com

Leader in juice extraction technology in more than 100 countries.