Highlights From CATEX 2019

On the 26th to 28th February, hundreds of hospitality stockists and catering suppliers set up their stands at CATEX Catering Inspiration exhibition, displaying their new products & representing their businesses to the  10,000 visitors who explored over the three days. Chefs, front of house staff, small business owners & sales staff to name but a few of the spectators that visited us over the course of CATEX 2019.


At Hugh Jordan, we showcased an ‘Urban Jungle’ themed display drawing inspiration from the current sustainability trend while using materials such as plywood & metal pipes to create our tables, adding an urban city vibe.  We showcased many of our new products from crockery, buffet display, barware & our extensive compostable products range. It also was the event to mark the unveiling of our new guest amenities portfolio ‘ROOMS by Hugh Jordan’ which featured our range of exclusive bathroom amenities, a bedroom set-up, and many of our essential hotel accessories now available with Hugh Jordan. If you didn’t get a chance to visit us this year, check out our highlights of what our stand had to offer at CATEX 2019.

Crockery, Buffet & Barware:

Our crockery, buffet & barware were displayed among our urban inspired tables with plenty of greenery & plants to really emphasis the ‘jungle’ theme. We featured crockery from amazing brands such as Degrenne with ranges such as Bahia, Modulo, Fromage & their brand new cutlery ranges. Churchill, Steelite, & Revol also had a wide variety of their stunning new products available to view. Surrey Ceramics was also exhibited the thirty glazes they have available on our stand.

Featuring on our Buffet table was Creative Retail Display products including buffet display platters from the ‘Marrakesh’ collection & ‘Casablanca’ buffet bowls. Creative Retail Display creates bright, modern & robust melamine products that are anything but your ordinary melamine products. We also featured Enamel Splatteware by Crow Canyon which is a unique oven-to-table top enamelware range with colours reminiscent of paint splatters in red, blue & black.

Our bar display including brands such as Utopia, Nevilles & many more exciting barware from cocktail equipment to glassware.







Compostable Products


For the first time for Hugh Jordan, we featured an extensive compostable section with a variety of products from coffee cups, food containers, cups, take-away bags & more. Our very popular compostable range helped to provide inspiration for anyone searching to change their business to compostable & sustainable products for take-away food options. We also showcased options for 100% compostable coffee cups, with your own companies bespoke logo available to order with ourselves! We had a fabulous Nespresso coffee machine on hand for all our visitors to enjoy a hot beverage on us, from one of our own Hugh Jordan compostable coffee cups. Check out our display below & shop the products online HERE.







ROOMS by Hugh Jordan



CATEX 2019 helped us unveil our brand new guest amenities portfolio Rooms by Hugh Jordan. We had a stand dedicated to our stunning collection of hotel products, featuring ROOMS360 by FOH, Northmace products and more - this also featured many products such as hairdryers, textiles for hotel bedrooms, guest amenities trays, coffee machine, ironing boards & hangers! We also exhibited our exclusive guest toiletries Original Botanicals, OR, RE: & Blyss. We also featured two amazing brand exclusively sold at Hugh Jordan Human+Kind and Argan Source. We also had a sample from SICO of the Room Service Table, which boasted a hotbox underneath for easy transportation of room service products for your guests. Check out some images of our stand & check out the brochure online HERE.





After CATEX 2019, it's safe to say it was a succesful few days. If you're interested in shopping our range of products featured at CATEX, Visit our online store now at www.hughjordan.com or get in contact with us now on 01-8627223 to query any of the products you may have seen featured at this years exhibition. Did you enjoy this year's CATEX? Let us know on LinkedInFacebookTwitter or Instagram.