Leeds-based catering equipment supplier Hopkins has revealed its top 10 selling products of the past year.
Hopkins has operated in the market for more than 50 years and supplies equipment from a number of manufacturers. It provides most categories of professional equipment through its Commercial Catering Equipment Shop.
Here, in its words, are the company’s top 10 best sellers of 2014.
10. IMC Budget Chipper
IMC’s budget chipper has been a great success. Perfect for back room use it has a 25kg capacity and can make 12mm, 14mm or 17mm chips.
9. Daewoo Light Duty Microwave
The light duty microwave from Daewoo offers a little more power than the standard light duty microwaves with 1100w. It is easy to use and programme.
8. Interlevin Fridge
This popular glass door display fridge is perfect for use as a pop fridge in many different types of shops. It has adjustable shelving and feet.
7. Franke Water Cooler
The compact drinking water fountain includes a bubbler and bottle filler mounted onto a base. It is perfect for schools and sports centres where fresh water is needed.
6. Pitco Freestanding Fryer
Pitco’s economy gas fryer is a great piece of catering equipment with a 18 litre oil capacity and twin baskets. It provides maximum heat and efficiency for a great price.
5. Prodis Pie Warmer
Pies will always be as British as a cup of tea. This small pie warmer from Prodis fits around 20 pies, perfect for the counter top in chip shops or cafes.
4. Dualit Contact Toaster
Making deep dish toasted sandwiches, this toaster is great in sandwich shops and cafes for creating the best toasties with plenty of filling to entice customers.
3. Sharp Microwave
This has been a best seller for the last six years! It is 1900w with a 20 litre capacity and 11 power levels to chose from. Suitable for stacking in busy kitchens.
2. Burco Wall Mounted Boiler
In the UK we drink 165 million cups of tea a day. It’s no wonder our best sellers are boilers. The Burco wall mounted boiler fits anywhere.
1. Burco Portable Boiler
Bought by everyone from Scout groups to catering trailer businesses, the Burco LPG boiler is the most popular boiler we sell. The deluxe urn comes with piezo ignition for easy lighting and a 20 litre capacity.