Southbend, a global leader in heavy-duty commercial cooking equipment, is known for its perpetual innovation in new equipment with a focus on energy savings, cooking speed, automation, and safety. The quality of Southbend products is unrivaled in the industry, earning praise from chefs, consultants, and industry experts alike.

Southbend's history of more than 100 years producing top-quality and innovative products is a result of the unwavering Southbend commitment to the industry they serve, their customers and employees. They are the most reliable manufacturer of quality cooking equipment, and their streamlined processes and knowledgeable sales staff makes them an easy company with which to do business.

Dive into each of the category offerings below or schedule a time to get into Chrane's "The Mix" Test Kitchen or The Middleby Innovation Kitchen (M.I.K.): 

  • Broiler - This heavy-duty construction can take whatever your kitchen dishes out. A hand built stainless steel frame construction is durable enough to take the punishing demands of a busy restaurant, night after night.
  • Convection Ovens - Feature soft heat mixing zone technology that allows hot air to be mixed with cooler air to produce tempered air, ensuring even baking and cooking.
  • Deep Fryers - Southbend offers a variety of fryers, pasta cookers, and filter systems to fit all your kitchen’s needs. From low volume to high volume, we have you covered.
  • Griddles & Charbroilers - Designed got medium to heavy-duty applications. Southbend counterline offers unsurpassed performance, combining proven control systems with Southbend quality and durability. 
  • Ranges & Stoves - Southbend offers vast array of ranges in an almost unlimited number of designs and configuration to fit any kitchen’s need. Offering thousands of possible combinations, as well as options and accessories, personalizing your kitchen is up to you.
  • Refrigerators - Southbend’s remote and self-contained refrigerated and freezer bases are formed by stainless steel constructions. Available in a range of sizes, 32”-108”, that can support any of the modular sectional range tops.
  • Suites & Batteries - Platinum Sectional Series is Engineered for the rigors of high volume kitchens with virtually unlimited designs to withstand the weight of large stock pots and the abuses seen in modern kitchens. 


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Have a seat with Jason D. Hall as he shares all the valuable items that extend far past Southbend's equipment.

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