ceda News

Christmas message from CEDA Chairman (Thu 17th Dec 2015)

The Season’s greetings to you all.

CEDA Goes Front and Centre at Hotelympia 2016 (Thu 3rd Dec 2015)

CEDA is taking a prominent stand at Hotelympia 2016 to showcase members’ broad service ranges from foodservice kitchen and front-of-house design to equipment specification and installation right through to training and service.

CEDA Reports Good Sales Quarter (Wed 18th Nov 2015)

The CEDA quarterly survey to the end of October shows that almost half of members in the association, who provide professional design, specification, installation and service to foodservice operators, had a better sales period from August to October when compared to the same period in 2014.

CEDA Working Group to Look at Opportunities with ESPO (Thu 12th Nov 2015)

A team from public sector procurement specialists from ESPO has talked to CEDA members at the association’s two recent regional meetings to explain what it does around Framework 98, a route to buying commercial catering equipment and allied services (Design, Installation, Hire and Service).

CEDA Meeting Focus on ESPO Route for Commercial Catering Equipment (Mon 2nd Nov 2015)

CEDA’s Southern Regional Meeting on 4th November includes a presentation for association members from public sector buying organisation ESPO on Framework 98, a route to buying commercial catering equipment and allied services.

First Meeting of CEDA Academy Sets Out Three Key Focus Points (Thu 29th Oct 2015)

The first meeting of the CEDA Academy, bringing together young talent from different job roles in foodservice design, equipment and servicing, has met at First Choice Group’s HQ and identified three clear focus points going forward - Education and Learning Development, Sustainability and Supply Chain Relations.

Cancer Research UK Donation from CEDA in Memory of Peter Hansen (Mon 26th Oct 2015)

Great fundraising at the 2015 CEDA Conference means that a substantial cheque for £1850 has been donated to Cancer Research UK in memory of Peter Hansen.

CEDA Member’s Winning Ways at Victory Services Club (Thu 22nd Oct 2015)

CEDA member Inox Equip has completed a successful design and installation project for the Victory Services Club working with a number of CEDA partners including: Charvet, Rational, Adande, Foster Refrigeration and Winterhalter.

Conference Spotlights Key Technical and Business Issues (Tue 13th Oct 2015)

The CEDA and CESA Joint Catering Equipment Industry Technical Conference has thrown the spotlight on several issues including collective responsibility to deal with FOG, the UK lead on BIM in the EU, centralised information for PQQs and the increasing potential of smart monitoring for catering equipment.

Industry Associations’ Sterling Efforts to Support Hospitality Action (Wed 7th Oct 2015)

Thanks to those that attended and supported the industry golf and go karting events from CEDA, CESA and FCSI UK a big donation of £3550 has been made to Hospitality Action.