Best Brands For Your Commercial Kitchen
No matter how big or small your kitchen remodel may be, you need to choose trusted brands that will give you the look and performance you desire for your new kitchen.
When choosing a commercial kitchen brand, you want to select a name that has been in the business for a long time and also has set or exceeded the industry standards. There are numerous brands that may look attractive, but you need to do the research on their performance, durability, and service so you make the right informed purchases. Failure to do so on your part may result in a purchase that looks great but doesn’t exactly perform how you need it to perform in the day-to-day cycle of your kitchen.
Before we go into the individual best brands for your commercial kitchen, you need to understand how to shop for a good brand. You should read the details of the brand and their individual appliances as you consider making a purchase. These details include the following:
- Warranty for parts and labor
- Weight, height, and size – I can’t stress enough that you need to measure
- Safety features
- “Green” features and energy efficiency
- Use: Storage, cooking, preparation
- Who in the industry uses the brand
- Cleaning and maintenance
These are all important aspects to consider, and keeping them in mind will help you weigh the pros and cons of any brand, no matter how big or small your purchase may be. You may want to also read product reviews of certain appliances by visiting reputable sources or reading a trade publication.
Brands to Know
The following are some of the most trusted brand names in the business, and including them in your kitchen will ensure that you have a standard of excellence in your business. Here are some of the best brands that will meet every need you may have in your commercial kitchen.
Vulcan – Vulcan has 150 years of trusted experience in the heating and cooking department. The company is used by foodservice professionals including those in the hospitality, retail, medical, and educational industries. Vulcan sells a full range of charbroilers, heated holding cabinets, fryers, and much more for your commercial kitchen remodel.
Baker’s Pride – Baker’s Pride history begins in the 1940’s, but the company has a stellar performance that meets the demands of today. They invented one of the most preferred modern pizza ovens, and also have a full selection of gas-powered cooking equipment, with ranges, fryers, ovens, griddles and more. The company is limited to their dealer agreements, meaning all dealers are carefully vetted for consideration, to ensure they’ll uphold the quality Baker’s Pride expects for customer service and sales.
Blendtec – If it blends, it’s likely made by a Blendtec. Trusted by cafes, smoothie shops, bistros, bars, and restaurants, Blendtec has been a pioneer of blending equipment since the 1970’s. Each year they’ve exceeded their performance, offering machines built to last. They sell blenders and blender accessories, and you’ll be hard pressed to find anyone who knows blending as well as they do.
CMA Dishmachines – CMA Dishmachines specializes in ware-washing equipment with high-powered machines that blast plates, cups, and other dining essentials clean effortlessly. Their commitment to sleek design coupled with the durable fast performance of their machines makes them a brand to remember.
Turbo Air – Turbo Air focuses on food preparation, storage, and refrigeration. Each kitchen appliance is carefully inspected with a 5-point scale to make sure only 100% quality materials and construction go into it. The stainless steel crafting also ensures that their products hold up to the rigorous and demanding cycles of a kitchen environment.Tags: performance, standard