Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Catering equipment supplier renews Norbert contract

Catering equipment supplier Hobart UK has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for a further three years in a deal worth £1m.

Hobart UK manufactures cooking equipment, warewashers and food preparation machines for the foodservice industry. Deliveries are made to professional kitchens, retailer’s shops and supermarkets, restaurants and pub chains, and a wide range of food industry companies. Customers in the UK include Mitchells and Butler, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Nando’s.

The service includes the daily collection of product from Hobart’s distribution centre in Peterborough, twice weekly trailer movements between the UK manufacturing plant in Barnstaple and Peterborough, shipments to Ireland, as well as deliveries of spare parts and cleaning fluid.


last year the operation delivered 9,715 Hobart consignments. Around 35 per cent of all jobs were time specific installations.

“After another successful three years, with Norbert Dentressangle delivering an excellent service, I was happy to renew the contract for a further three year period,” said David Riley, director – warewash UK at Hobart.