Stoke-on-Trent based hospitality tableware manufacturer Dudson has announced that it will open a new facility in London on 1st September this year.
We are delighted to announce the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement with Bormioli Rocco S.p.A to market their foodservice glass portfolio in the UK and Eire, effective from 1st January 2014.
Importers of Chinese crockery are to be hit with a duty hike of between 17.6% and 58.8% following a decision by the European Commission last week.
Dudson has recently been welcoming pupils from the local Co-operative Academy as part of their Enterprise Course.
A new apprenticeship scheme has now been put in place as a way forward in combating the skills shortage in the ceramics industry.
Today's economic climate has forced many ceramic manufacturers to source products from low cost manufacturing countries, often at the expense of quality and/or value but always at the expense of operational control.
We are proud to be supporting 'President', the last remaining steam-powered narrowboat in the world, which has arrived in London to take part in the 1,000 strong flotilla on 3rd June as part of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Pageant.
A project with Sodexo Prestige to design tableware for a number of high profile events including the VIP hospitality areas of the Olympic Games, has just reached completion.
Dudson was delighted to sponsor this Culinary Challenge in association with the Craft Guild of Chefs. Open to young UK chefs, the challenge was to design a three course gourmet menu incorporating produce from both countries.
Dudson was delighted to supply the tableware for the first official Diamond Jubilee luncheon on 29th March, held in the Waltham Forest Assembly Rooms.
Founded in Limassol in 1971 by its present owner and Executive Chairman Rolando Virardi, Virardi Enterprises will celebrate its fortieth birthday on 12th September.
The 18th Craft Guild of Chefs Awards on 2nd June at the Westminster Plaza Hotel celebrated the wealth of talent working in British kitchens today.
Legal Seafood has selected Evolution tableware for its latest concept, Legal Harborside in Boston.
We were excited at Dudson when we were approached by Tea Monkey to work with them in providing the tableware for the first of their cutting edge tea bars, which opened recently in Milton Keynes.
Dudson is pleased to announce that we have supplied the British Academy in central London, which reopened on 20th January 2011, following its temporary twelve-month closure for a complete refurbishment.
Stoke-on-Trent ceramics manufacturer Dudson was asked to produce trophies for the Proskills Awards 2010, held at Alton Towers on 4th November.
At the Jaguar Land Rover Awards for Arts and Business 2010, Dudson and the Regent Theatre Stoke-on-Trent won the Sustained Partnership Award, in association with Rolls-Royce plc.
Held to coincide with the first day of the Restaurant Show, the National Restaurant Awards 2010 took place at the Grand Connaught Rooms on Monday 11th October.
The Staffordshire Business and Education Awards were held at a recent ceremony at the County Showground, where the company received the Employer Engagement Award 2009-2010.
An 18-month deal to supply ceramic tableware to the NHS has recently been awarded to Dudson Ltd.
Stoke-on-Trent ceramic tableware manufacturer Dudson Ltd. has recently won a 12-month contract to supply Virgin Atlantic.
Held on 30th March, this popular annual event hosted by Anton Edelmann at the British Pottery Manufacturers' Club (BPMF Club), raised money for Hospitality Action, a trade charity for the hospitality industry.
Marking 210 years of being a family-owned business this year, Dudson welcomed their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to the Tunstall manufacturing site.
Dudson was invited to design two bespoke china ranges for the Turnberry Resort: one for the Grand Tea Lounge and another for the 1906 Restaurant.
Virgin Trains is using Dudson to supply its Pendolino service with new china as part of the new First Class catering offer
Dudson has expanded its international business portfolio through a major investment in an historic French firm.