First Business Finance specialise in catering equipment finance and leasing. FBF have supplied a wide variety of different equipment to all types a range of businesses that need to prepare food and drink. We work with many business types from cafes, pubs and restaurants to hotels and bakeries.
If you choose to lease catering equipment through FBF, be it for food equipment leasing, food preparation equipment or kitchen appliances, we are able to create a bespoke funding/finance solution that suites your business needs. Our team has worked closely together for over a decade with more than 50 years combined experience in all areas of asset business financing. We are able to offer a dynamic and knowledgeable approach that transcends a wide variety of market sectors including kitchen/catering finance.
Catering equipment that we can finance
- Cooking equipment – commercial ovens, range cookers, pizza ovens, grills, griddles, BBQs, and rotisserie ovens. Fryers and microwaves.
- Kitchen equipment – commercial dishwashers, sinks & taps, prep areas, extractors, heating & cooling, racking, stainless steel tables, shelving and hot/cold stations.
- Food preparation equipment – commercial food processors, blenders, juicers, mixers, bone saws, vacuum sealers and veg prep units.
- Kitchen hygiene – UV Sterilisers, Fly killers, hand dryers, Towel warmers, washing machines, dryers, air purifiers and laundry units.
- Refrigeration equipment – such as fridges, freezers, cold display units, refrigeration displays, serve over counters and open front chilled displays.
- Epos, till systems and cash registers
- Restaurant furniture – tables, chairs, garden/outdoor furniture, lighting, barrier systems, locks and cloakroom furniture.
- Coffee machines & Commercial Beverage Machines
- And much more.
Tom Rowett - Director
“First Business Finance has been intrinsic in helping us expand our Yummy Scrummy Bakery /Cafe sites and brand. Finance for catering equipment , furniture, fixtures, fittings, lighting, EPOS , you name it! David and his…
“Qtos has worked with First Business Finance for nearly 10 years now, with Dave and Shannon handling our account in a friendly, professional way and we have become good friends over the years. First business…
Commercial Cooker Finance Kent
When seeking commercial cooker finance in Kent, you can explore various options to secure funding to purchase commercial cooking equipment for your business. Here are some steps you can
Research Local Financing Options: Start by researching local banks, credit unions, and financial institutions in Kent that offer equipment financing. They might have specific loan programs or financing options tailored
Equipment Suppliers: Many equipment suppliers collaborate with financing companies to offer financing directly to customers. Please contact commercial kitchen equipment suppliers in Kent and ask
Online Financing Companies: Some online platforms and companies specialise in financing commercial equipment purchases. These platforms might offer convenient application processes and quick approval times.
Local Business Associations: Check with local business associations, chambers of commerce, or industry groups in Kent. They might have information on recommended financing options for catering businesses.
Financial Advisors: Consider consulting a financial advisor specialising
Bank Loans: Contact banks to inquire about business
Leasing Companies: Look into leasing options for commercial cookers. Leasing can be a cost-effective way to acquire equipment without a large upfront payment, often including maintenance and upgrades.
Government Programs: Research whether any local or national government programs in the UK offer assistance or loans to small businesses in the catering sector.
Compare Offers: Once you’ve gathered information from various sources, compare the terms, interest rates, repayment schedules, and other conditions of the financing options available to you.
Remember to thoroughly review the terms and conditions of any financing arrangement before committing. Understand the total cost