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Pancake Day with perfectly cooked pancakes

Pancake Day 2018 and why we celebrate on Shrove Tuesday

Pancake Day or Shrove Tuesday is celebrated by eating pancakes. We often look forward to the tradition of eating pancakes on Shrove Tuesday without giving much thought to why we celebrate in this way. Shrove Tuesday is a day in February or March preceding Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent.  It always falls 47 days […]



Festive Safety Tips

Festive Safety Tips from Comark Instruments

Ho Ho Ho….It’s that time of year when everybody is getting into the festive and holiday Christmas spirit. Gathering with family & friends, exchanging gifts and enjoying the feast.  Food poisoning isn’t on anyone’s Christmas list, so make sure you only give people what they want this year by following our Festive Safety tips:   […]


Black Friday – the biggest shopping day of the year!

Although Christmas and other traditional end of year celebrations may still seem like a long way off, retailers are already in full flow when it comes to present shopping, with Black Friday being the biggest shopping day of the year! Whilst relatively new to the UK, November’s Black Friday (24th) and Cyber Monday (27th) have […]

Black Friday

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween – Celebrate safely with these tips from Comark Instruments

Happy Halloween! Autumn can be quite busy from the holiday excitement, but don’t forget to keep food safety in mind. Make sure that costumes and decorations are the only things scary about your Halloween celebrations: No matter how good it looks, avoid eating raw cookie dough or cake batter. The uncooked eggs in the dough may […]



National Cupcake Week

National Cupcake Week: Bake Safely with Comark Instruments

September 19-25 is National Cupcake Week in the United Kingdom! It’s National Cupcake Week! Frosting, sprinkles and sweets probably come to mind when you think of cupcakes. But what about your other ingredients? Eggs, an important ingredient in cupcake recipes, run the risk of salmonella contamination. Salmonella-contaminated eggs do not look or taste any differently from […]





Bluetooth Pocketherm and Kitchen Checks

Comark Launches Bluetooth Pocketherm and Comark Kitchen Checks App

(7 June, 2017) – The highly anticipated Comark Checks smartphone app and Bluetooth Pocketherm – a waterproof folding pocket thermometer with Bluetooth capabilities – are now available in the U.K. Both previously had only been available in the U.S. “Comark continues to offer innovative solutions to increase the safety and standards of the food industry, […]