ceda Grand Prix Awards 2022 – Final Shortlist Revealed

We’re thrilled to reveal the highly anticipated shortlist for the ceda Grand Prix Awards 2022!

The Awards, recognised across the industry, highlight the best projects carried out by our Members over the past year, as well as putting the spotlight on those companies who have provided outstanding customer service and project management. 

This year, Members could enter six categories; the full shortlist of companies and projects for each of these is set out below:

Design Projects: under £50k category

Company name:  Project name:
Sylvester Keal Mockingbird Street Food – Shipping Container
CNG Foodservice Equipment The Homestead
CHR Foodservice Equipment Solo


Design Projects: £50k – £200k category

Company name:  Project name:
Advance Group Albion and East
Vision Commercial Kitchens Opheem
CHR Foodservice Equipment The Killingworth Castle


Design Projects: £200k – £500k category

Company name:  Project name:
Advance Group Jeru
CNG Foodservice Equipment  Habas
CHR Foodservice Equipment The Three Fishes


Design Projects: over £500k category

Company name:  Project name:
Court Catering Equipment  Kew Gardens Family Restaurant
Court Catering Equipment  Chelsea Football Club, West Stand
Advance Group Pavilion
CHR Foodservice Equipment The Angel at Hetton


Outstanding Customer Service category

Company name:  Project name:
C&C Catering Equipment Meta
Gratte Brothers Catering Equipment IMO (EQUANS) Service & Maintenance Contract
Vision Commercial Kitchens Fridays and Go


Project Management category

Company name:  Project name:
GS Catering Equipment  Lords Cricket Club – Compton & Edrich Stands
C&C Catering Equipment  Anglo American & De Beers Group
Sprint Group Burger King Swindon Pod


The judges of the Awards, John Savage and Ron Neville, will now visit each of the shortlisted sites in person to talk to operators and assess the quality of the work carried out. 

The winners of the Grand Prix Awards will be announced during the ceda Conference Gala Dinner, on Friday 30th September at The Belfry Hotel in Sutton Coldfield. From the six category winners, an overall victor will also be revealed. They will take home the coveted Sir Donald Thompson Cup.

For the first time this year, all those that have made the final shortlist have the opportunity to enter the Operators Choice Award. This involves delivering a 3 minute pitch to a panel of 10 operators (names to be confirmed) on Wednesday 14th September (3.45-4.45pm) at Commercial Kitchen Show, London Excel. The panel will deliberate on all of the presentations they receive and the Operators Choice Award winner will also be announced at the Gala Dinner at the ceda Conference on Friday 30th September.

Registrations for the ceda Conference are now open for both Members and non-members. Those who would like to attend are asked to submit their details here: https://ceda.co.uk/conference2022/registration/