Bunzl McLaughlin, based in Armagh, has been supplying the hospitality trade since 1874. Originally Thomas McLaughlin, the company was acquired by Bunzl, a multinational FTSE 100 distributor of non-food consumables and equipment, in 2002. Bunzl subsequently added a number of leading cleaning and non-food retail businesses to create Bunzl McLaughlin.
The company offers catering supplies to businesses throughout the North and South of Ireland.
Bunzl McLaughlin has over 2,500 core items in stock available for next day delivery and access to over 50,000 products from the world’s leading catering and cleaning manufacturers that can be sourced and ordered to need.
Bunzl Catering & Cleaning Supplies Division
The Catering and Cleaning Division of Bunzl McLaughlin supplies the catering and hospitality sectors in N. Ireland. Based in Armagh the division offers a flexible and responsive local service, whilst ensuring systemised coverage for national contracts. As a FTSE 100 company and part of Bunzl PLC, the division is able to draw on global expertise in product sourcing from a dedicated sourcing office in Shanghai to more local suppliers across Europe and the UK.
- Packaging and catering disposables eg. salad and foam containers, retail packaging, paper plates, disposable cups, clingfilm, foil products, fast food packs, microwaveable packaging and a web based labelling solution.
- Washroom solutions eg.Paper hygiene products, cleaning chemicals
- Floorcare products
- Kitchen equipment and products
- Janitorial & Laundry solutions
- Personal Protection Equipment
- An extensive range of branded and own label products eg. chemicals,
- Biodegradable, recycled and renewable products
The company's diverse range of clients include food processors, schools, local authorities, hospitals, care homes, contract caterers, contract cleaners, hotels, restaurants, bars and café's and shipping lines
With an accreditation for ISO9001:2000, it reflects the company's belief that any service offered has to build on the foundation of a well designed systems and processes engineered for successful client satisfaction.
Catering Design Solutions
Bunzl CDS is a division of Bunzl McLaughlin offering innovative solutions to the catering, hospitality and foodservice industries. This includes consultation and delivering a full design concept to turnkey completion, tailored to suit the client's needs.
Their new website highlights recent projects such as kitchen fit outs for hotels like the Radisson Farnham House, Red Cow Inn, Lough Rynn and Killarney Oaks. The division has also worked on "Grab and Go" style cafes in hospitals such as Altnagelvin. You can view their new website at www.cateringdesignsolutions.net
At Bunzl we see our commitment to reducing our impact on the environment as a key area of our corporate social responsibility. From increasing recycling programmes to reducing fuel usage and sourcing green products we are constantly looking for new ways to improve. Our environmental programmes have been in place for a number of years and we continually review and seek to improve our performance in this area.
Bunzl’s current modern slavery statement, which is made in accordance with Section 54, Part 6 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and sets out the steps that Bunzl plc, its subsidiaries and operating divisions are taking with a view to ensuring that slavery and human trafficking is not taking place in Bunzl’s supply chain or in any part of its business, can be downloaded here..