Best in Class Reports

For 17 years, FE&S published the results of Best in Class surveys, naming the top brands as named by readers.


2014 Best in Class Consultants

FE&S presents the results from the 2014 Best in Class study, where we asked foodservice professionals to rate individual factories on a list of specific attributes.

The data collected was used to create a composite score and determine the winners of FE&S' 2014 Best in Class Awards. The following is the results from the consultant segment.

Blast Chillers Traulsen
Braising Pans/Tilting Skillets Cleveland
Charbroilers Vulcan
Chef Counters - Prefabricated Delfield
Combi Ovens Alto-Shaam
Convection Ovens Blodgett
Conveyor Ovens Lincoln
Cook and Hold Ovens Alto-Shaam
Custom Stainless Steel Fabrication Delfield
Deck Ovens Blodgett
Dishwashers/Warewashers Hobart
Floor Mixers Hobart
Free Standing Floor Fryers Frymaster
Ice Makers Manitowoc Ice
Mobile Hot Food Holding Equipment Food Warming Equipment (FWE)
Ranges, Gas and Electric Jade Range
Refrigerated Prep Tables True Manufacturing
Steam Jacketed Kettles Groen
Steamers Groen
Upright Reach-In Refrigeration True Manufacturing
Ventilation Systems Captive-Aire
Walk-In Refrigeration Thermo-Kool
Light Equipment  
Conveyor Toasters Hatco
Disposers Salvajor
Electric Food Processors Robot Coupe
Electric Slicers Hobart
Heat Lamps Hatco
High Speed Ovens TurboChef
Induction Cooktops CookTek
Microwave Ovens Amana
Shelving Metro
Sinks, Prefabricated Advance Tabco
Underbar Refrigeration True Manufacturing
Worktables, Prefabricated Advance Tabco