FRIENDS OF THE SCHOOL
HTA School of Culinary Art is proud to be affiliated with the following quality suppliers to the Hospitality Industry. On behalf of the Management, Staff and Students, we thank you for your continued support to the training, development and upliftment of young South African Chefs.
Anvil is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of industrial food service equipment in South Africa. The Anvil range of products is sold worldwide, with distributors and back up service on every continent. Continual improvement over 20 years has made Anvil the top selling range in South Africa. With a quality product and an international support system, every chef will experience the Anvil advantage.
For more information visit www.anvilworld.com
Cerebos is a long established business with a strong internationally known brand which is the market leader in the retail salt market in South Africa with extended distribution into Southern Africa. The company’s industrial business is focused on the supply of quality salt to the food manufacturing sector while the retail division strives to deliver consumer with an array of value added convenience products.
For more information visit www.cerebos.co.za
At “Gross & Co”, we strive to be your business partner. We never advocate your purchase of our items for the sake of the sale. We take the time to understand your company and your goals and your strategy for getting there. This way we can help you upgrade your image with durable safe quality products. Our management team has had many years of safety work-wear experience in the industrial, hospitality, and the corporate environment. “Gross” was founded in 1964 to address the market’s ever-increasing dependency on safety in the workplace with quality, image-enhancing Work wear, footwear and equipment. Our commitment to service excellence is combined with building lasting and productive relationships with our valued customers.
For more information visit www.chefworks.co.za
Ecolab was established as the Economics Laboratory in 1923 and is the global leader in cleaning, sanitizing, food safety and infection control products and services. Ecolab serves customers in more than 160 countries across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, delivering comprehensive programs and services to the foodservice, food and beverage processing, hospitality, healthcare, government and education, retail, textile care, commercial facilities and vehicle wash industries.
For more information visit www.ecolab.com
Electrolux is a global leader in appliances for both household and professional use. Electrolux products are thoughtfully designed and based on extensive consumer insight. Their energy-efficient and attractive product range includes refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, cookers and air-conditioners sold under various esteemed brands.
For more information visit www.electrolux.ie
Empire is a leading supplier of quality nuts, dried fruit and associated products. Contact Gerhard van der Westhuizen on 083 556 688 or 086 111 44 66.
For more information visit www.empirestatetrading.com
We pride ourselves in the outstanding quality of our red meats, poultry, seafood, vegetables, dairy and pastry products. Our branch is located in Strijdompark Randburg, which is central and enables us to deliver fresh and frozen quality foods all over Gauteng. In addition to our Cold Storage, we have opened an Export Division and are now delivering abroad.
For more information visit www.foodboys.co.za
First established by entrepreneur Kenneth Wood in 1947, Kenwood started life as Woodlau Industries. Soon after, it was renamed ‘Kenwood’ and today the company is a household name in over 80 countries, manufacturing leading houseware and kitchen appliances.
Kenwood’s products are designed to empower the user and give top quality results and many products have received prestigious international awards, such as the Red Dot Design Award, the International Forum Design Award and the Plus-X Award.
For more information visit www.kenwoodworld.com
KEE Ingredient has been established to fulfil an important role within the food service & hospitality industry in the Gauteng and surrounds. With over 40 years of collective experience and passion for cheese between us, our goal is to become the leaders within the industry by providing quality, service and many other unique value added products.
Tel: 011 894 1217
Lucky Star, the experts in canned fish, produce a range of products suitable for the whole family. Pilchards, Sardines, Tuna and Middle cut (Mackerel) – whatever your fish preference, Lucky Star has something for you.
For more information visit www.luckystar.co.za
In one short decade, we have become as South African as Boerewors and Mieliepap. To start our South African operation, we bought a majority shareholding in an iconic South African brand. We believe that we are now well on our way to being accepted as an iconic South African brand in our own right. In fact, our slogan: “Think again. Think McCain is one of the most recognisable in South Africa. From our Head Office in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, we have quickly become South Africa’s leading supplier of frozen chips, vegetables, and meals both to the retail and to the rapidly expanding food services industry.
For more information visit www.mccain.co.za
We employ highly trained industry professionals with extensive experience in full design of facilities for the food service industry. We manufacture an extensive range of catering and refrigeration equipment in our factory located in Epping, Cape Town. We have also secured supply agreements from some of the world’s finest catering equipment brands; and carry a wide range of spare parts. All equipment supplied carries an extensive warrantee and we guarantee to stock spares for all new, as well as old model equipment.
For more information visit www.macbrothers.co.za
The Twinsaver Group is a national tissue paper supplier in South Africa. We manufacture, market, and distribute branded tissue products to households as well as businesses nationwide.
For more information visit www.twinsavergroup.co.za
Nedan ensures the customer’s needs are met, with targeted procurement, processing and delivery solutions, qualified sales staff and a fully equipped laboratory, for complete analysis to international standards. The vision of Nedan is to be the most technologically advanced oil and protein company in Southern Africa and selected markets, based on a culture of competitiveness, quality products, freedom to innovate and the passionate pursuit of efficiency.
For more information visit www.afgri.co.za/nedan
Founded over 30 years ago, M&IC Distributors a Division of Brandcorp Pty Ltd (“MIC”) has established itself as one of South Africa’s leading importers and distributors of housewares and gifting products and proudly boasts a retail client base ranging from national department chains to local owner managed stores.
For more information visit www.micsa.co.za
Nestle has a legacy of manufacturing nutritious foods and beverages, with great taste, convenience and price but most importantly, manufactured under the best quality standards. Their mission is to “…positively influence the social environment in which [they] operate as responsible corporate citizens, with due regard for those environmental standards and societal aspirations which improve quality of life.”
For more information visit www.nestleprofessional.com
Parmalat originated in Italy and is now operational in 15 countries worldwide. It entered the African continent in 1998. Parmalat in South Africa is committed to enhancing the wellbeing of South Africans through the production of milk, dairy products and fruit-based beverages and its focus on quality and innovation facilitates the creation of award-winning products. Its ethos of integrity, people development and customer service has made Parmalat a leader in the dairy industry.
For more information visit www.parmalat.com
PKS is an industry leader in the supply and installation of Professional Foodservice and Laundry Equipment and is the exclusive distributor for Electrolux Professional, Zanussi Professional, Dito Electrolux, Molteni and Simply Stainless. The company’s services include working with architects and designers to design and manufacture the equipment, providing access to a test kitchen during construction, and providing staff training and after-sales support.
For more information visit www.pks.co.za
Prenox is a South African company founded in 1996 to fulfil the need for locally designed kitchen equipment of European standards. This was done by designing the ‘Modular Range’ of integrated equipment which allowed people to design their own kitchens according to individual needs. All Prenox products are manufactured locally, with full after-sales service and back-up and are designed to be cost-effective and to lead the way in reliability and quality.
For more information visit www.prenox.com
Prestige Housewares South Africa is the official home of quality kitchen utensils, gadgets & bakeware. Since the 1970’s Prestige’s focus has been on quality, reliability and affordability. Prestige updates its ranges regularly according to the requirements of kitchen fashion as well as the latest gadgets to make baking and cooking easier, quicker, more hygienic and FUN.
For more information visit www.prestigehousewares.co.za
Rich Products is a trusted supplier of exceptional quality products and business solutions for leading foodservice outlets in five continents. A family run business since 1945, Rich’s prides itself on adhering to the values that have shaped its heritage from day one. Founder of the non-dairy category in the frozen food industry, Rich’s delivers innovative ways to satisfy customers and boost revenues with a wide variety of delicious, convenient and time-saving products.
For more information visit www.richs.com
Rhodes Food Group is an internationally recognised food production and processing company that has been providing local and international markets with fresh, ‘soil-to-shelf’ quality products and premium brands at competitive pricing for over a century. Products include canned fruit and vegetables and their by-products such as jam and puree, as well as ready meals, pasta, pies and a range of dairy products.
For more information visit www.rhodesfoodgroup.com
Rubbermaid Commercial Products is a manufacturer of innovative, solution-based products for commercial and institutional markets worldwide. Since 1968, RCP has pioneered technologies and system solutions in the categories of food services, sanitary maintenance, waste handling, material transport, away-from-home washroom, and safety products. RCP, an ISO 9001:2000 manufacturer, is part of Newell Rubbermaid’s global portfolio of brands and continues to develop innovative products.
For more information visit www.rubbermaid.com
Sasko Grain is a division of Pioneer Foods (Pty) Ltd and manufactures grain-based, quality staple foods, including wheat, maize, rice, beans and dried vegetables. Sasko Grain is committed to manufacturing affordable food products of a consistently high quality, constantly taking into consideration food safety and nutritional ethics.
For more information visit www.sasko.co.za/division_grain.htm
Tsb Sugar is one of South Africa’s leading producers of refined and raw sugar. Our product is marketed nationally by Quality Sugars (Pty) Ltd. under the Selati brand name, and is exported through the South African Sugar Association (SASA).
For more information visit www.tsb.co.za
Established in 1975, Sharp Edge has the largest selection of specialised quality products available in the Southern hemisphere, ranging from camping gear to cold steel folded Japanese swords. They provide a mail order service, as well as having a retail shop. Their goal is to provide service and products of the highest standard.
For more information visit www.sharpedge.co.za
The Snappy Chef Group was established in 2010 to take advantage of the energy crisis that plagues not only South Africa but is also a problem in many countries across the globe. Snappy Chef has become the Leaders in Induction Appliances in South Africa in a very short space of time. Snappy Chef is an importer, wholesaler and distributor of food preparation products, and while our focus is induction stoves, we also have a wide range of ferromagnetic cookware as well as several ancillary products. The Snappy Chef product range caters for all segments of the market. This includes the portable stoves for the outdoor lovers to the normal household stoves and also commercial stoves for restaurants, guesthouses and more.
For more information visit www.snappychef.co.za
Situated in the Nuy Valley in the Western Cape, Willow Creek is one of the largest estate olive oil producers in the Southern Hemisphere. Passion and an unrelenting focus on quality are the cornerstones of Willow Creek’s success and their extra-virgin olive oils have won many local and international awards.
For more information visit www.willowcreek.co.za