IN THE KITCHEN WHERE MOBILITY IS PARAMOUNT, AMPLE AND ORGANIZED WORK SPACE IS ESSENTIAL FOR OVERALL PRODUCTIVITY
Working in the food and beverage industry, one should be aware of the importance of proper food transport and storage and how the slightest error may put a business at risk. The real challenge lies in finding quality food storage containers that is able to keep the food freshly preserved, safely separated from other ingredients, and easily accessible for meal preparations.
The daily struggle of handling proper food storage has led companies to come up with inventive solutions to preserve the freshness of the ingredients and maintain sanitation in commercial kitchens. Known in the F&B world for brining efficiency and promoting food safety with its thoughtfully designed merchandising, Cambro has earned its name for being a foodservice and equipment supplier trusted by culinary professionals for generations – providing specially designed range of storage, shelving, merchandising, and insulated transport products suitable for every restauranteur.
Before it became the global manufacturer that it is today, Cambro made its early foray with a hospital meal tray invented by its founders William and Argyle Campbell. But it wasn’t just any other tray; the Campbell brothers made sure the Camtray® was made of the highest quality possible that it
became a permanent fixture not just in hospitals but also in restaurants, hotels, and school cafeterias.
Through the years, Cambro innovated their products guided by the needs of the consumers, thus resulting to many pioneering products including the creation of the first plastic food pan and clear food storage container in the 60’s, insulated food and beverage containers crafted out of plastic molding combined with foam insulation introduced in the 70s, and warewashing systems and healthcare meal delivery solutions among other solutions.
Sixty years on, Cambro’s tradition of developing new products that help food service operators save time and money, increase sales, reduce labor and improve service remain unchanged.
OPTIMIZED KITCHEN SPACE
In the kitchen where mobility is paramount, ample and organized work space is essential for overall productivity. Using proper food storage methods such as stock rotation, first in, first out system, and labelling not only contributes to the overall productivity of the kitchen but also help preserve the freshness of food and minimize the time spent looking for ingredients.
Cambro makes every chef’s dream of an organized and tidy kitchen come true with its CamShelving® solutions available in Premium, Element and Basics series. Unlike run-of-the-mill shelves that corrode over time, these ergonomic shelves are guaranteed to remain rust-free for life and can withstand extreme temperatures be it cold, hot, wet or dry.
Featuring a no-nonsense design, the modern shelf plates are removable and dishwasher safe, and each shelf can hold up to 300 kg of load perfect for storing ingredients and grocery items. The shelves are adjustable, too, thus maximizing kitchen space while providing a bright and open look. The CamShelving® can be configured to fit any space while its easy glide floor track easily connects to the bottom of the Stationary Camshelving Unit thus eliminating the need to use bolts or drill into the floor.
With headquarters in California, USA, Cambro products are distributed in the Philippines by Technolux and are available at Mall of Kitchens, the first foodservice mall in the Philippines. Mall of Kitchens offers a store full of high quality equip ment, utensils, foodservice furniture and other merchandise for commercial as well as household use. It is definitely the go-to place for any restauranteur looking to update or stock up on new kitchen appliances.
To know more about Cambro, inquire at Mall of Kitchens located at 9703 Kamagong St., Corner Lawaan St., San Antonio Village, Makati City (8906758/552-3587). Ample parking space is available.
( Opposite page, above) The CamSquares ® containers promote convenience of inventory managemeent; ( Below) The spacious interiors of Mall of Kitchens; ( This page,
left) Mall of Kitchens is located at San Antonio Village, Makati City; ( Right) The Pro Cart Ultra ™ has adjustable rails that can hold food and sheet pans, trays,
and large pizza boxes.