From the first of October Fackelmann Housewares gained distribution rights to the Vitamix domestic range in New Zealand. For our commercial customers this is perhaps not super relevant but we thought you should know as we can make them available to you for promotions or gifts at wholesale rates. Vitamix are an outstanding brand partner … Continue reading Exciting Announcement
Ever wondered why there are so many different shaped beer glasses? Check out our Beer Glass Guide on some of the history! Hope it's helpful. Cheers, The Fackelmann Foodies Team x
Let's start easy and if you can answer the last question (without google) we'll give you an honorary doctorate in glassology* 1 Q: What is the Main ingredient in Glass? A - LimeB - Soda AshC - SandD - Cullet 2 Q: What is the 2nd Main ingredient in Glass? A - LimeB - Soda … Continue reading Friday Quiz – how good are you?
#intheknow Perfect. We've uploaded a whole bunch of short videos onto our youtube channel for you to watch, use and/or share. Get up to speed with tutorials on products, new to market promos plus loads more. Click on the youtube icon on the navigation bar at the top left of the page to view them … Continue reading Got some time on your hands?
We feel your pain. The uncertainty of doing business in the context of a global pandemic is tough. There are many things that are out of our control. Projects are being delayed or put on hold, there are and will continue to be stock and supply issues, the customers who have been strong in the … Continue reading Pain Points
#intheknow The everyday glass, which we don't give a second thought to, has a hidden side. Like an iceberg we see a portion. Underneath there is a mass of activity that delivers a glass to your table. Glassmakers have a passion and dedication to excellence & innovation that would rival our country's best viticulturists. When … Continue reading More than meets the eye
#intheknow Stainless steel. 18/10. In stock. All sizes + lids. They might not be the sexiest things to talk about but gastronorm pans are essential tools of the trade. In the shop front, or out the back, they are needed by everyone, everywhere in our world of hospitality and catering. What isn't needed is poor … Continue reading Looking at it won’t make it bend
#intheknow Royal Porcelain, based in Thailand, are one of Asia's leading manufacturers of high quality ceramic tableware and Fackelmann are the distributors for the New Zealand market. #newsflash - if you didn't know! The Chelsea range in particular can be found everywhere and it is ripe for replenishment and range extensions. Plain and simple, but … Continue reading Plain and boring? Or overlooked opportunity?
#new MATRIX FRYPANS FROM STANLEY ROGERS Revolutionary non-stick frypans with a protective stainless steel matrix. Bringing you the hybrid performance of stainless steel and non-stick all in one pan. Perfect for searing and browning meat but without the stick! 100% metal utensil safe TRI-PLY construction. Premium 18/10 stainless steel interior, rapid heat conducting aluminium … Continue reading Matrix technology – intrigued?
#intheknow This glass has caused us quite a fuss - and our purchasing team some grey hairs! The toughened, multi-purpose Empire mixing glass, by Pasabahce, has been out of stock for quite sometime due to production delays at the factory in Eygpt....when you think about it, they do travel some distance to get here! As … Continue reading This Bad Boy