Customer Message - Disruption due to Coronavirus *** Updated 05/05/20 ***

We are currently operating with a minimum of essential staff. Whilst we continue to dispatch orders, we would be grateful if customers would bear with us. Orders are being dealt with on a strict first come first served basis, but we cannot guarantee dispatch or delivery will meet our usual standards.

Important:
  • Pricing: Please note that any product price rises are as a direct result of increased wholesale prices. Our margins have remained constant or have been reduced. We will never seek to capitalise or exploit the current situation. More…
  • Deliveries: We cannot guarantee delivery service lead times, particularly if you choose the Overnight or Express options. More…
  • Advertised Stock: We are currently unable to maintain our online stock levels in real time. More…
  • Bespoke Orders: We are currently unable to process orders for bespoke items, including garment embroidery. More…
  • Contact: We are no longer able to answer telephone enquiries or take telephone orders. To contact us, please email. More…
We would like to wish all our customers the very best in these difficult times and hope you manage to stay safe and healthy.

Dishwasher Temperature Testing

Thermostrip® labels have been developed for use in commercial dishwashers and to form part of HACCP procedures. They provide excellent due diligence evidence by creating a permanent record that disinfection temperatures have been achieved during the dishwashing cycle.

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Further Information

Food businesses have a legal obligation to take steps in order to control cross-contamination between raw foods and ready-to-eat foods where E. coli O157 is a hazard.

Adequate disinfection procedures, which ensure the removal of E. coli O157 from surfaces and equipment before coming into contact with ready-to-eat foods, are vital. In Guidance from the Food Standards Agency on the control of E. coli O1572 it is recognised that the application of heat (thermal disinfection) is one of the most reliable ways of killing bacteria such as E. coli O157. It recommends commercial grade dishwashers in which water reservoirs are maintained at a temperature of more than 80°C (providing contact times of at least 15 seconds), offer adequate disinfection control for the decontamination of utensils and small equipment.

Easy to use and very effective, these Thermostrip® dishwaher testing strips provide lasting evidence that dishwashers have been regularly tested and are reaching the recommended temperatures.