Stephens Catering Equipment supporting CATEX for 30 years

Stephens Catering Equipment (SCE) the premier catering and food service equipment firm in Ireland and the UK are delighted to continue their support for the Panel of Chefs Ireland Culinary Competitions. Stephens have been supporting CATEX since 1993. The culinary competitions nurtures Ireland’s talent of the future through world-class competitions and expert demonstrations.

Stephens Catering Equipment sponsorship marks the company’s longevity with company origins dating back to 1899. The company underwent a rebrand in 1975 where Stephens Supplies became Stephens Catering Equipment under the new ownership of Thomas and Elizabeth Caves. The business continues to be family run with Paul Caves and Julie Morrissey heading up the company.

As part of the sponsorship, SCE will supply the equipment for the Panel of Chefs competitions which includes 8 Falcon Six Burner Ranges c/w Grills, 4 Rational iCombi Pro Ovens and 4 SCE Fridges and Freezers.

Julie Morrissey, Managing Director of Stephens Catering Equipment commenting on their continued support for CATEX, Panel of Chefs Ireland: “As a leader in our industry we recognise the importance and the value of supporting and giving back to those who will be our industries future through the panel of Chefs  “

Brendan O Neill, Financial Director Panel of Chefs of Ireland comments: “Stephens Catering Equipment sponsorship of the Panel of Chefs competition is invaluable and allows us to showcase Ireland’s talented chefs. The equipment provided by Stephens will allow us to stage exemplary culinary competitions.”