Allsop & Pitts Celebrates its 70th Year In Business with the Acquisition of Cornwall Catering Equipment.
Allsop & Pitts a family owned business based in Torquay Devon well-known for the designing, supplying, installing and the servicing of commercial catering establishments in a variety of market segments is pleased to announce the acquisition of Newquay based Cornwall Catering Equipment.
Allsop & Pitts Managing Director David Purdie said:
"We are growing our business in a direct response to customer requirements, and take great pleasure in announcing the purchase. Cornwall Catering Equipment was founded by its Managing Director Peter Bragg in 2007 and Peter will be staying with the business as a Director.
Peter added that he is looking forward to gaining access to new products, and to seizing new opportunities that the acquisition will bring, he went on to say: “I am delighted that David and I have been able to agree the purchase and I see this as giving Cornwall Catering Equipment a great platform (given Allsop & Pitts track record gained over the last 71 years) to further develop the business from; he also added that the existing Cornwall Catering Equipment team will be taking the business forward with him and to capitalising upon new opportunities”.
(The Directors of Allsop & Pitts, agree deal with Cornwall Catering Equipment.
From L to R: Kevan Locke, David Purdie, Deborah Pitts, Christopher Nowlan, Peter Bragg and Barry Webb)
David added: “Both companies are strong brands in their own right, and the purchase positions both businesses for strong growth as it will improve our service throughout the South-west peninsular on both the sales, and service side of our businesses taking our service division to 16 engineer benefitting customers throughout the South West".New Paragraph