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Outokumpu is ready to serve the food and beverage industry with stainless steel of the highest quality and expertise gained from decades of projects worldwide.

Typical applications

  • sinks
  • countertops and work surfaces
  • commercial ovens
  • dish washers
  • refridgerators and freezers
  • evaporator tubes
  • ice-cream molds
  • cookers and grills
  • beer kegs

Stainless steel benefits

  • Stainless steel resists corrosion by most food and beverages and no flavor or discoloration is imparted to the food and drink
  • Stainless steel is also easy to clean, ensuring hygiene in food processing and storage
  • Stainless steel is strong and can be readily formed into a variety of shapes

Although all of our stainless steels offer strength, durability, workability, easy cleaning and corrosion resistance, our experts are ready to help you choose the right stainless steel grade for the best possible outcome. We can help  ensure that the chosen material will do what it was designed to do, whether this involves resisting aggressive fluids, abrasive materials or impacting utensils, or removing unwanted cooking smoke, heat and vapors quickly and efficiently.

 Customer views



No chance for germshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/no-chance-for-germsNo chance for germsJouni LievonenCEO of Kavika Outokumpu is the natural choice for us. If any problems emerge, for example, Outokumpu can provide technical support, which we regard as very important.
Bailey of Sheffield jewellery lasts more than a lifetimehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/bailey-of-sheffield-jewelleryBailey of Sheffield jewellery lasts more than a lifetimeScott BaileyFounder, Bailey of SheffieldI liked the idea of being in Sheffield and manufacturing something out of stainless steel, because this is where the material originates from. The provenance has such a great heritage and a long history in making things.
Stainless steel pints close the loop on litter at Glastonbury Festivalhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless_steel_pints_close_the_loop_on_litter_at_Glastonbury_FestivalStainless steel pints close the loop on litter at Glastonbury FestivalSteve MosbyKey Account Manager, OutokumpuUnlike plastic, which never fully degrades and cannot effectively be recycled, stainless steel is 100 percent recyclable with no loss of quality.
A better brew with local stainlesshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/a-better-brew-with-local-stainlessA better brew with local stainlessMikko AhokasChairman of the Board, SangenOur brewery is based in Tornio, and it is only logical to buy from Outokumpu, who has a world-class stainless steel plant in town. Local production is something that our customers also value
Stainless ensures integrity of MRI testinghttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/cases/stainless-ensures-integrity-of-mri-testingStainless ensures integrity of MRI testingAnders Finnås​​Segment Business Manager, Architecture, Building and ConstructionThe close cooperation between QPE and PSC Nordic enabled us to secure this added value order, where we offered a final, tailor-made product to our customer, instead of just plates.

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 Latest articles on catering, food and beverage



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Outokumpu Coil Service Center in Poland achieves OHSAS 18001 certificationhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/Outokumpu-Coil-Service-Center-in-Poland-achieves-OHSAS-18001-certification28/12/2015 10:00:00Outokumpu Coil Service Center in Poland achieves OHSAS 18001 certificationConditionOutokumpu newsEMEA2015Cost savingsAppliances
Outokumpu Supra 316plus accepted into five ASTM standards for tubular productshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/product-views/outokumpu-supra-316plus-accepted-into-five-astm-standards-for-tubular-products15/10/2015 21:00:00Outokumpu Supra 316plus accepted into five ASTM standards for tubular productsSteel grades and alloys;Product portfolioProduct viewsGlobal2015Supra;Outokumpu ClassicAppliancesLong products
Outokumpu Moda – versatile stainless products for mildly corrosive environments.http://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/product-views/outokumpu-moda-versatile-stainless-products-for-mildly-corrosive-environments28/06/2015 21:00:00Outokumpu Moda – versatile stainless products for mildly corrosive environments.Product portfolioProduct viewsGlobal2015AestheticsModa;Outokumpu ClassicAppliances
Gabriele Brückner: Enhanced 4310 / 301 for universal applicationhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/gabriele-brückner-enhanced-4310-301-for-universal-application17/05/2015 21:00:00Gabriele Brückner: Enhanced 4310 / 301 for universal applicationIndustryOutokumpu Experience 2015Expert viewsGlobal2015Forta;Outokumpu ProAppliances
Ingo Schael: Service centers play pivotal rolehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/ingo-schael-service-centers-play-pivotal-role22/04/2015 21:00:00Ingo Schael: Service centers play pivotal roleIndustryOutokumpu Experience 2015Expert viewsGlobal2015AestheticsAppliances
Javier Avila: Innovation through ferritic gradeshttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/javier-avila-innovation-through-ferritic-grades29/03/2015 21:00:00Javier Avila: Innovation through ferritic gradesIndustryOutokumpu Experience 2015Expert viewsGlobal2015Core;Outokumpu ClassicAppliancesFerritic
Kari Hänninen: The high-chromium alternativehttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/kari-hanninen–the-high-chromium-alternative18/03/2015 22:00:00Kari Hänninen: The high-chromium alternativeIndustryOutokumpu Experience 2015Expert viewsGlobal2015Cost savings;Aesthetics;FabricationCore;Outokumpu ClassicAppliancesFerritic
Outokumpu showcased its technical knowledge of ferritics in Mexicohttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/outokumpu-news/outokumpu-showcased-its-technical-knowledge-of-ferritics-in-Mexico15/01/2015 22:00:00Outokumpu showcased its technical knowledge of ferritics in MexicoIndustryOutokumpu newsAmericas2015Corrosion resistanceAppliancesFerritic
Javier Avila knows the formula for successhttp://www.outokumpu.com/en/stainless-news/expert-views/javier-avila-knows-the-formula-for-success18/12/2014 22:00:00Javier Avila knows the formula for successIndustryExpert viewsGlobal2014Deco;Outokumpu ProAppliancesFerritic

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