Looking for the Perfect Utility Cart?

Restaurateurs, Assisted Living Facilities, school cafeterias, hotels, and many other foodservice establishments rely on utility carts to keep their businesses running efficiently. Utility carts are helpful for a variety of tasks.  Carts can be beneficial in delivering meals for room service or transporting heavy cleaning equipment throughout a foodservice establishment. Utility carts come in a wide variety of materials, configurations, and levels of quality.  This guide is designed to help you distinguish between good, better, and the best utility cart brands and designs. Dine Company- The Restaurant store offers a wide variety of utility carts from top manufacturers including Winco, Carlisle, and Lakeside Manufacturing.

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Winco Utility Carts

Winco manufacturers plastic, multi-teared carts. They also offer plastic folding utility carts and stainless-steel carts. These carts have a capacity range between 330-400 lbs depending on the configuration. Winco is a good option for foodservice professionals in small to mid-sized establishments looking for an economical option without sacrificing durability.

 Carlisle Utility Carts

Carlisle manufacturers plastic service carts, flat shelf utility carts, bin top utility carts, Fold N’ Go-carts, and janitorial carts as well as stainless steel utility carts. These carts can hold up to 500lbs depending on the configuration of the cart. Carlisle utility carts are a great option for larger foodservice establishments that need specialized carts

 Lakeside Utility Carts

Lakeside Manufacturing makes carts exactly how you want them, by configuring them to your exact needs. Since 1946, Lakeside has been the leading manufacturer of stainless steel and plastic utility carts. Lakeside has sold over 1,000,000 utility carts since 1946. They manufacturer 3-side enclosed carts, bussing carts, and deep well utility carts Other options include front of the house utility carts, multi-shelf utility carts, and open style utility carts as well as plastic utility carts.  Lakeside Manufacturing’s utility carts have a wide capacity range, varying in capacities up to 1000 lbs. Lakeside is a superior option for foodservice establishments looking for durability and high quality alongside the ability to customize carts to fit their exact needs.

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Do you need assistance selecting the right utility cart for your establishment? Call one of our product specialists today. At Dine Company we make foodservice easy! Our knowledgeable sales staff will listen to your specific needs and help you select the right utility cart for your operation. Shop Utility Carts anytime in-store or online at shop.dinecompany.com/carts

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