WELBILT MAKE GULFHOST DEBUT

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The Welbilt's stand at GulfHost will be at S1-A10, Sheikh Saeed Hall, Dubai World Trade Center between 18-20 September 2017

Welbilt is delighted to announce that it will be exhibiting at the prestigious new GulfHost show taking place this September at the Dubai World Trade Centre. This is the first time that Welbilt will be exhibiting in the Middle East as a standalone foodservice company and highlights the dedication and focus on this key region for the business.

To mark this event, GulfHost will be home to the regional launch of Welbilt’s NEW Xpress Grill – the latest innovation from its Garland brand. Representing the next generation in two sided cooking, visitors to the stand (S1-A10) will be able to experience first-hand the superior design and functionality of the new grill. Featuring upper and lower grill plates which are able to cook both sides of the food simultaneously – all with the simple press of a button – cook times are reduced by up to 50% compared to conventional flat grills.

What’s more, the Garland Xpress Grill is complete with advanced temperature controls utilising ‘smart anticipation’ to ensure that food is always cooked to the appropriate core temperature each time. In addition to this the Xpress Grill boasts energy efficiency increases of up to 20% compared to previous models thanks to each grill lane being independently operated at its own unique set temperature, meaning that operators can achieve the ultimate in menu flexibility whilst also being able to switch off the grill lanes that are not in use for further energy savings.

Live cooking

There will also be a dedicated area on stand where our development chefs will be hosting live cooking demonstrations on Welbilt’s renowned Convotherm, Merrychef and Garland brands, to name a few. When visiting the stand, foodservice professionals will have the perfect opportunity to gain a detailed insight into the wide variety of cooking solutions Welbilt can offer operators within the industry.

As segments in the foodservice sector continue to rapidly grow, such as the convenience store, food-to-go and coffee shop markets, visitors will find the Merrychef eikon e2s of particular interest thanks to its ability to cook food up to 20 times faster than a conventional oven. This is achieved by utilising a combination of three heat technologies to ensure high quality, fast food. This speed, coupled by the compact footprint and largest cavity to footprint ratio in the high-speed ovens market, the Merrychef eikon e2s is the ideal solution for establishments with limited space looking to provide a varied menu.

For those looking for a larger cooking solution that is able to provide perfect cooking results, low energy consumption and functional design, the Convotherm 4® , Welbilt’s most advanced combi steamer to-date, is a must see for visitors. Manufactured with world-class technology and unrivalled aesthetic design the Convotherm 4 offers the very best in multi-functionality, With the ability to grill, bake, steam, fry and even smoke food, providing the ultimate menu flexibility. Thanks to its multi-functionality, the Convotherm 4 can lower operating costs too by using its Advanced Closed System+ (ACS+). The system works like a pan lid to keep heat and moisture in the combi steamer so that the temperature rises rapidly, requiring less power and water delivering energy consumption savings of up to 23%. What’s more, thanks the ACS+, chefs are able to use the combi steamer to cook a mixture of food, such as a roast, baked products and fish all simultaneously with no transfer of flavour between the products.

The Welbilt Middle East Team, including culinary sales and after-sales teams, are looking forward to welcoming foodservice operators from across the globe at GulfHost, and are ready to provide the complete Welbilt cooking solution for those visiting. To find out more about Welbilt and its state-of-the-art cooking equipment visit stand S1-A10, Sheikh Saeed Hall, at GulfHost Dubai World Trade Center – September 18th-20th 2017 or alternatively please visit www.welbilt.com

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Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators and growing independents with industry-leading equipment and solutions. Our innovative products and solutions are powered by our deep knowledge, operator insights, and culinary expertise. We offer fully-integrated kitchen systems and our products are backed by KitchenCare® aftermarket parts and service. Headquartered in the Tampa Bay area, Florida, and operating 17 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, the company sells through a global network of over 3,000 distributors and dealers in over 100 countries. The company has approximately 5,500 employees and generated sales of $1.46 billion in 2016. Its portfolio of award-winning brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Delfield®, fitkitchenSM, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc® Ice, Merco®, Merrychef® and Multiplex®. For more information, visit www.welbilt.com.