Designline Heated Drop In Displays.
Heated sections of a counter can be designed around a choice of matching self help or assisted service Designline heated displays. Versatile types of product presentation can be displayed from either dry heat /wet well bain maries, ceran glass hotplates or heated delis. These selections can be complimented with Designline accessory items, such as cutlery condiment displays, heated gantrys, carving inserts & hotplate inserts.

Self Help Displays.

Self Help Dry Heat Bain Marie/ Self Help Wet Well Bain Marie.

PAGE-HEADER---D.LINE-HOTjpgThese displays are available as dry heat or wet well manual-fill, to suit chef’s preference. Designline bain maries\’ feature integral gantry mounted control panels which suite effortlessly within chromed alluminum superstructures, supporting single curved sneeze screen protection (See HBM2-6, HBMW2-6).

Self Help Dry Heat Bain Marie (With Heated Mid Shelf).

page-hedr-bain-marie-+heat-The dry heat bain marie plating station has all the benefits of the Designline bain marie, but also features a heated midshelf with controllable quartz halogen lighting. The heated midshelf can be used as a pass through point for plated meals, or for a short term holding point.

a-page-hedr-hotplate-no-ganDry Heat Bain Marie – No Gantry.
The bain marie (no gantry) version of the display will allow:
** Bespoke retractable ceiling mounted heat lamps to be used above the display
** UV bonded glass heated gantries or
** Other type heated gantry superstructures to be fitted over the display (by others)

Self Help Ceran Glass Hotplate.


The Designline hotplate is the ideal model for displaying food within flat-bottomed presentation dishes, whether ceramic or oven-to-tableware. Fully adjustable base and top heat control is housed under an elliptical gantry and toughened curved glass sneeze screen protection. Available up to 6/1 G/n size (See HP2-6). The hotplate is also available without the elliptical gantry fitted.

page-header-2--hotplate-no-The Hotplate (No Gantry) display will allow:
** Bespoke retractable ceiling mounted heat lamps to be used above the display,
** UV bonded glass heated gantries or
** Other type heated gantry superstructures to be fitted over the display (by others)

Self Help Ceran Glass Hotplate & Heated Mid-shelf. 


Additional heated shelf space improves the merchandising space above the ceran hotplate, by allowing overhead plated meal presentation or pastries. The dual height presentation space is all controlled from the eye level gantry.

Self Help Heated Gantry.

For an alternative type of short term plated meal holding, or to create a heated pass through section on a steel counter top, the various sizes of Designline heated gantry sizes can be used. Surface heat to the produce is provided from traditional quartz halogen, with the superstructure supporting a toughened sneeze protection curved glass screen. (See HG2-HG6).

An Island Glass Version of the heated gantry is also available in both 3/1 Gn & 4/1 Gn sizes.

Dimmer Control – Self Help Heated Gantry. An optional heated gantry dimmer control (with integral mounting plate) can be fitted to the operator side valance panel of the counter ( See QC1).

Heated 1/1GN units.

USE-THIS-page-header-HBM1If limited counter top area is available, or individual presentation is required, the Designline range of heated 1/1Gn units are a perfect solution. With a compimentary matching choice of either ceran glass hotplate or bain marie, these displays can be used individually or in multiples, to maximise every part of your available presentation space (See HP1, HBM1).The bain marie can also be converted to a carving station, with the addition of a solid steel spiked carving lid & juice collection tray (See option CINS1).

Self Help Dry Heat Soup Unit.

page-header---d.line-SoupThe Designline soup station comes complete with a removable steel drip tray for the soup bowl set down area. It is supplied with two 4.5 litre s/steel soup containers and notched s/steel lids, supported on collars. The rear soup container is set into a raised steel collar, improving both customer access and product presentation. The control panel fits neatly into the rear valance panel of the counter (See SUP1).

Assisted service displays.

Assisted Service Heated Deli.

PAGE-HEADER-D.LINE-HOT2The Designline heated deli utilises a heated inclined steel base – adjustable in temperature from an integrated gantry mounted control panel to the operator side. A heated stainless steel midshelf and gantry provide increased product display area at eye level. The display is fitted with full height curved glass sneeze screen and ends, to blend with other Designline products. Typically used for bakery display or other unwrapped heated produce, other presentation methods can include the use of ceramic, oven-to-tableware and steel flat-bottomed dishes (See HDL2-5).

Assisted Service Heated Bain Marie. By factory fitting of hinged full height toughened curved glass screen and ends, the Designline bain marie display becomes an assisted service display. The Designline bain marie is available as dry heat or wet well manual-fill. Once again the Designline bain marie features integral gantry mounted control panel and superstructure which supports the tilting front curved glass screen protection.

Assisted Service Ceran Glass Hotplate. Optional hinged full height toughened curved glass screen and end glass conversion changes the ceran glass hotplate to an assisted service operation.

Designline styling.
Designline drop in displays are elliptically styled displays utilising a clean curved design perspective, enhanced by durable chrome plated aluminium superstructures and lighting ducts, all enclosed within toughened curved glass hoods, sneeze screens and side panels.


Select from a multitude of matching self help or assisted service Designline heated food displays, such as dry heat /wet well bain maries, ceran glass hotplates or heated delis. Compliment your selections with Designline ancillary items, such as cutlery condiment units, chopping boards, carving & hotplate inserts.

Designline quality & reliability.
Designed, constructed and independently CE approved to meet the latest exacting European standards, Designline drop in displays feature intelligent, tamper proof & gantry mounted digital control display technology, housed within innovative elliptical touch safe materials. Designline are now established as an industry classic, backed by CED’s continued assurance of beautiful toughness and ruthless reliability in the field.