Family owned business, Allsop & Pitts, has announced the acquisition of Cornwall Catering Equipment. The company celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.
Allsop & Pitts MD David Purdie said: “We take great pleasure in announcing the purchase. We are growing our business in a direct response to customer requirements.
“Both companies are strong brands in their own right and the purchase positions both businesses for strong growth as it will improve our service throughout the south west peninsular on both the sales and service side.”
Peter Bragg, MD of Cornwall Catering Equipment, who founded the company in 2007, will remain with the company as a director.
He said: “I see this as giving Cornwall Catering Equipment a great platform to further develop the business from.”
The existing team at Cornwall Catering Equipment will be taking the business forward with him.