Foster Refrigerator is the UK’s premier commercial refrigeration manufacturer, with a market leading position in the UK and a rapidly expanding international business. The acquisition of Gamko Holdings BV has only increased our standing as Europe’s number one food and drinks service refrigeration supplier.
Foster’s 40 years serving its market through UK distributors was recognised by CEDA in April 2011 with the award of “Heavy Equipment Supplier of the Year”.
Foster sells a wide range of award-winning refrigeration equipment and systems into diverse end user markets such as restaurants, pubs, hotels, fast food outlets, staff catering and supermarkets, and in the public sector to schools, universities, hospitals, Ministry of Defence and Social Services.
The innovative product ranges include refrigerated storage cabinets and counters, blast chillers and freezers, prep stations, bakery refrigeration, ice makers, water coolers, walk in coldrooms and refrigeration systems. Foster storage cabinets on average offer 13% more storage capacity than anyone else.
Foster are the first and only commercial refrigeration company to date to attain the Carbon Trust Standard – which is awarded to organisations for real carbon reduction. It has been granted to Foster for reducing its carbon footprint over a three year period and committing to further carbon reductions in the following years.
Foster’s social responsibilities further include foundation membership of the Ethical Trading Initiative. An association of large companies, trade unions and charities dedicated to improving the human rights and working conditions of workers in developing nations.
Foster products offer a low energy, sustainable solutions designed to significantly reduce its customer’s carbon footprint. Key features include environmentally friendly Hydrocarbon refrigerant, new green high density insulation, low energy fan motors, and energy saving fuzzy logic controllers. Our Circulairsystem ensures even storage temperature and Climate Class 5 high ambient performance throughout our core product ranges.
Foster has the unique position of providing sustainable products in a low carbon manufacturing facility. The full story of Foster’s environmental and social achievements can be found in its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report ‘working today, protecting tomorrow’ the first in the industry. This is available to request through our web site www.fosterrefrigerator.co.uk
- Over 99% of Foster deliveries meet customers expectation
- Over 95% of spare parts are delivered next day (some we have to manufacturer)
- Full national service coverage and 2 years parts & labour warranty
- Interest Free Credit available for these difficult economic times
Foster Refrigerator’s parent company, ITW, is a leading Fortune 200 manufacturer of a diversified range of value-adding industrial products and equipment. ITW’s Food Equipment business, of which Foster is part, is the No.1 global manufacturer of food equipment and includes other market leading brands such as Hobart, Traulsen, Bonnet, Thirode, Gamko, Avery Berkel, Wolf, Vulcan and Colged.