Bulk and individual meal feeding solutions for hospitals

When our customers called us at the start of the virus pandemic for advice on food transport and serving to people remotely or in isolation, we suggested a range of Rieber products to be the best immediate solution. They are tough, hygienic and easy for staff to use and keep clean. With the potential of […]

Hospital catering for NHS Nightingale North East

In less than four weeks, a new NHS Nightingale hospital was completed from scratch in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear. With the potential to provide up to 460 ventilated beds for patients with Covid19, the hospital is one of seven Nightingales set up around the country as part of the country’s response to the global pandemic. […]

‘POP-UP’ CATERING CONCEPT wins prestigious Prime Cooking award

Rieber’s Catering Circle has scooped top prize in the 2019 Caterer Product Excellence Awards, Prime Cooking category. “This category was judged on efficiency, functionality, design and benefits to the end-user,” said The Caterer’s Products & Suppliers Editor, Lisa Jenkins.​ “And in a world where the traditional kitchen now includes a varied range of equipment, prime […]

SUPPORTING SCHOOL MEALS: LACA serves delivered meals to Parliament

Over 20 MPs plus peers and many more parliamentary aides dropped in for a meal that would also be available to school pupils across the country at lunchtime. Barking & Dagenham provided the hot food, which included a mild creamy chicken curry, Bombay potatoes and a lamb & aubergine moussaka, served alongside a salad bar, […]


The launch of a delivered fresh cooked meals service is proving an outstanding success. North Lincolnshire Council’s offer of a fresh cooked hot lunch delivered to the home has replaced a frozen meal delivery service and seen meal take-up rise from an initial 30 customers to 165. Having a nutritious home-cooked meal delivered piping hot […]


Ramadan is racing towards us, so don’t be left out in the cold this summer. BGL Rieber’s Thermoport 10 individual meal boxes meet the demand created by Ramadan. Find out more here: Thermoport for Ramadan

HCA conference 2016 Rieber product innovations

New innovations from BGL Rieber for the HCA conference 2016 include Thermoport Midi-K food transport boxes featuring integral heating. Also new is the Varithek ACS single module front cooking station (see latest hospital newsletter) with induction or ceran hob and built-in ventilation, plus new GN containers and Bulk and Regen trolleys for meal service distribution. […]

Torfaen meals on wheels saving with electric vehicles and Rieber

Torfaen Community Meals Service caters for people living in their own homes who are unable to prepare their own meals. The service uses Rieber’s Thermoport insulated food transport boxes in conjunction with new electric vehicles…watch the video here: Torfaen   More detail on the boxes can be found here.       See the story […]


Tower Hamlets is the only London Borough providing a daily hot meals on wheels service for residents. Delivering 350 meals a day, the service operates all year round, catering for vulnerable residents referred by the social care team. Up to 50 meals are now being transported using a new electric powered vehicle which, “allows us […]

Hot praise for James Paget

Rieber’s Thermoport insulated food boxes were chosen by James Paget Hospital, Great Yarmouth, for transporting food to nearby Lowestoft Hospital. Thermoport 2000U units are complimented by top-mounted Thermoport boxes. Nicola Hicks, Head of Facilities Management said, “They work really well and keep the food safe for our patients.” Master Chef praise: Gary Hunter, Head of […]