Graham Lewis is Manor design director
Employed as Manor’s design manager for the last four years, Lewis has spent nearly 30 years working in design roles with leading manufacturers of refrigerated cabinets. These have included Carter Refrigeration, Blighline and Alan Nuttall.
In his new position, Lewis heads up the research and development as well as the design teams. Lewis comments, “Manor has invested heavily in R&D over the last five years and has established a solid reputation for its advanced retail solutions. In future, it is our intention to place even greater emphasis on design improvements. This will help us to meet the growing demand from retailers for optimal performance and efficiency combined within a user friendly cabinet.”
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