First Choice appointed as a preferred partner for Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances

03 December 2014

Known for Lec and Burco Commercial catering and medical appliances, Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances (GDPA) manufactures a diverse range of equipment to suit the commercial needs of individual businesses. Continuing the focus on aftersales service, First Choice are pleased to announced that we have been appointed as a preferred supplier of genuine spare parts for the GDPA range.

With a wealth of knowledge in the industry stretching back over 15 years, First Choice is already partnered with many of the leading brands within the sector. Having already been a supplier of Lec and Burco parts for a number of years, being listed as one of Glen Dimplex’s preferred suppliers will enable us to further our offering and provide customers with the very best in customer service and supply of essential spare parts throughout the UK.

 Stocking a wide selection of spare parts from our warehouse in Cannock, we aim to offer next day delivery on all Lec and Burco spares to most parts of the UK, if ordered before 5pm.

 GDPA has over 120 years’ experience of producing a full range of Burco catering appliances and Lec refrigeration units for both the catering and medical markets. Utilising a dedicated research and development resource and with a commitment to producing many of its lines from its UK manufacturing facilities on Merseyside and in North Wales.

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From Left: Karen Davies - Commercial Manager - Spares and Accessories, GDPA; Mark Abbott - Managing Director, GDPA; John Scott - Commercial Manager, First Choice Catering Spares Ltd; John Whitehouse - Managing Director, First Choice Catering Spares Ltd


Jon Usher, Head of UK Sales and Marketing for Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances explains:

 “We are committed to the continued development of our extensive range of commercial catering appliances and medical refrigeration equipment in order to maintain our position as a leader in the market. Built on the foundation of quality and reliability, we offer purchasers of our equipment full peace of mind with one of the most comprehensive warranties across all products in our range.

 This announcement of First Choice Catering Spares Ltd as one of our preferred suppliers of spare parts comes as a result of a longstanding relationship with the team and the expertise and attention to detail the company provides to service engineers throughout the foodservice and medical industries. In providing this dedicated provision, service engineers are able to quickly and efficiently handle customer enquiries, resulting in a reduction in downtime and the associated disruption to a commercial premises.”

 John Whitehouse, Director at First Choice Catering Spares Ltd goes on to say:

 “We are delighted with the announcement that First Choice Catering Spares Ltd is now one of the preferred suppliers of spare parts for Glen Dimplex Professional Appliances. With a relationship that has spanned a number of years, our team has developed a sound technical knowhow and comprehensive knowledge needed to support the appliance manufactured under the Burco and Lec brands, two of the most well-known and respected names in the catering and medical markets.

Published : 03 December 2014 10:14