Craven & Company Ltd

Craven House,
Manse Lane
North Yorkshire


Noel Baker


Managing Director


01423 796202



Shelving, Trolleys and so much more! The UK's largest manufacturer of storage and handling equipment for the Catering Industry. If our Standard Product range isn't really what you need that's fine, give us a call and we'll design and manufacture to your exact requirement and specification, 97% of our products are made here in Knaresborough, so we're a truly proud and accomplished British Manufacturer of Catering Products. We're the only supplier in our sector that can still make that claim and that's one of the reasons that we are so proud of our products and heritage, we build, we don't buy!


  • Originally established in as general wireworker and sheet metal fabricator, 1950
  • First modular shelving system developed early 1970s
  • Original version of Firmashelf range of shelving developed early 1980s
  • Continued expansion and success necessitated move to a purpose built 40,000 sq ft manufacturing and office complex in Knaresborough
  • Purchased from founder by existing owner and MD, Angus Milnes in 2000
  • Currently employs circa 50 people
  • Market leading manufacturer and supplier of Metal Shelving, Trolleys and general catering and medical products