About Us

Established in 1992, Cater-Bake UK is a family company that has maintained its traditional values concerning a personal customer service throughout its growth. Over twenty years on, Cater-Bake has grown into one of the country’s premier catering equipment distributors. Founded by Peter Hutchings, his son Mark is the current Managing Director. We supply quality equipment to users and dealers all over the British Isles and pride ourselves in maintaining a good relationship with our customers and giving them the best service possible.

Our catalogue includes a wide variety of pizza, bakery & cooking equipment, as well as a comprehensive range of refrigeration units. Our CFSP qualified staff are friendly and knowledgable, and will happily talk through your equipment needs or answer any questions you have.

Cater-Bake UK are the official UK Agents for a number of international brands, including ZANOLLI pizza and bakery ovens, FIMAR ovens and mixers, FAGE ovens, VELMA PASTALINE dough processing equipment, GEMM refrigeration and KINGFISHER cooking equipment, refrigeration and mixing machines. Our goods are delivered throughout the UK via our fleet of delivery vans and courier systems.

In December 06 Cater-Bake moved to its new home in Knowsley Industrial Park, Merseyside. The state of the art warehousing facility gives us an excellent base for our distribution network and allows us to import and distribute equipment with consummate ease.

Baker rolling dough
Baker sliding pizzas into a pizza oven

Why buy From Cater Bake?

  • We are the OFFICIAL UK AGENTS for ZANOLLI and FIMAR as well as other brands. We are the only direct UK importer of Zanolli ovens and were granted this sole responsibility because of our leading product knowledge, technical support and customer service policies.
  • Cater-Bake UK are a member of CESA – The Catering Equipment Suppliers Association.
  • Our UK stock levels are kept continuously high to make sure there is minimum waiting time for your equipment delivery.
  • We employ CFSP qualified staff – the only recognised Food Service Qualification.
  • Each item is individually checked and tested by our warehouse staff before being loaded for delivery.
  • We hold a comprehensive range of spare parts for our product catalogue ready for speedy dispatch.
  • Cater-Bake UK are fully WEEE registered, something that is legally required for any catering equipment importer or manufacturer.
  • Our technical support setup is the envy of our competitors. We can quickly arrange servicing and/or technical support for customers.
  • We are ISO9001 approved, following a rigorous audit of our customer service procedures, meaning you get the very best support from your supplier.
  • Cater-Bake UK are a member of PAPA – The Pizza, Pasta and Italian Food Association.