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PLATE STACKING SYSTEMS FROM PLATE-MATE®

The Plate-Mate Plate Stacking & Serving System saves space, labor, time and money. If you have a space problem in your kitchen, we have the solution. Ideal for use as a catering plate stand and catering plate carrier. Use our site to find the plate rack that is perfect for your needs. Plate-Mate plate stacking system can make multiple plate handling a cinch whether it is in your commercial kitchen, used as banquet equipment, a catering event, or even a ship’s galley. Plate-Mate speeds service and saves labor costs with it’s dinner plate trees. All Plate-Mate plate racks and trolleys are designed with adjustable arms that allow for plates, dishes, or trays of varying shapes and sizes to be quickly, simply, and securely stored as well as removed with the greatest of ease. They are widely used in commercial kitchens: restaurants, cafeterias, resorts, casinos, hospitals, nursing homes, cruise ships, hotels, and more.
  • The Plate-Mate is a space saver. By stacking plates vertically instead of spreading them over a flat surface, plates can be neatly and securely stored until needed.
  • The Plate-Mate makes multiple plate handling easy. The Plate- Mate can be easily wheeled out to the necessary location.
  • The Plate-Mate can serve large events with less staff, saving you money. Larger Plate-Mates such as the Twin Plate-Mate are able to serve up to 168 people that can allow you to cut labor costs.
  • The Plate-Mate increases service speed. With the ability to hold numerous plates and easily roll to the necessary location, the Plate-Mate can substantially increase the speed of serving plates.
  • The Plate-Mate can roll long distances. The Plate-Mate is built with durable casters that can handle going over long distances and rough surfaces.
  • The Plate-Mate can tip up to 20 degrees with no plate loss. If plates are tightened down properly to securely hold the plates on the side of the column, the Plate Mate can tip without losing those plates. See video of the Plate-Mate tipping 20 degrees at right.
  • The Plate-Mate’s four sides are designed to hold multiple meal courses.Because the Plate-Mate has four distinct sides, it has the ability to be used to hold multiple meal courses.
  • The Collapsible Plate-Mate can be folded for easy storage. The collapsible Plate-Mate folds in allowing it to be stored in smaller spaces.
  • Smaller Plate-Mates can save counter space and be used on buffets.The Table Plate-Mates and Wall Mount Plate-Mates can be used in smaller kitchens and help to save counter space in tight areas.

Plate-Mate Models

Plate-Mate® is a sophisticated concept that is a mobile catering plate rack. It is a helpful, dependable, plate stacking rack that no professional kitchen, large or small, should be without.
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Standard Mobile Plate Rack

This is the original cart that started the whole line.  The original standard mobile plate rack unit is an 84 plate mobile, stainless steel, commercial plate tree stand. It is ideal for use in banquet serving or banquet plating and commercial kitchens, including those aboard ships. It can hold up to 84 pre-plated dinners. Our swivel wheeled commercial hospitality cart makes this 84 plate rack easy to move, and the wheel locks allow you to make sure the rack stays where you want it.

  • Heavy duty model
  • Built to roll long distances – even when plated
  • Holds up to 84 plates or 20 trays with attachment
  • Can tip up to 20 degrees with no plate loss*
  • Each of 4 sides can hold a different course

*After adding your plates to a side, the adjusting screws must be tightened down properly to securely hold the plates on that side of the column.

Specifications:
Holding Capacity: up to 84 plates
  • Stainless Steel Frame
  • 600 Pound Load Capacity
  • Total Height: 73.5″ with 5″ casters (183 cm)
  • Measurements of Under-
  • Carriage: 23.6″ x 23.6″ (60 x 60 cm)
  • Net Weight:50 lb. (28 kg)
  • Gross Shipping Weight:56 lb. (30 kg)
  • Ships in 2 boxes: Base Box: 25″ x 25″ x 8″
  • Column Box: 70″x8″x8″

View Spec Sheet of the PM84-120 (pdf)

All our products are nearly maintenance free and are very easy to clean. They are simple to adjust to hold nearly any size plate. If used properly you can tilt our dish trolley up to a 20 degree angle, fully loaded, without dropping a plate. Our plate transport racks are made from stainless steel and fully tested in professional kitchens throughout the USA. The Plate-Mate is currently saving kitchen space in schools, elderly care homes, day cares, cruise ships, hotels, and many other industries where preparation or serving space is at a premium. Rack Covers Our rack covers are made of heavy rip-stopped vinyl that are zippered on all four corners for easy access. They come with a frame that fits on the cart to hold the cover securely in place and away from your plates. The cover for the standard model is the CV120 and is available as an optional item to protect against odors and prevent the dish contents from drying out. Our products are used all over the world at well established companies. Our PM84-120 banquet trolley is the only model of its kind that can be fitted with our exclusive tray support accessory so it is able to hold up to 20 serving trays. The tray support accessory is the DBS-910. All castered, or wheeled carts are shipped skidded via LTL freight at freight class 250 using NMFC#188950-01 and are non-stackable freight.

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Standard Mobile Plate Rack

This is the original cart that started the whole line.  The original standard mobile plate rack unit is an 84 plate mobile, stainless steel, commercial plate tree stand. It is ideal for use in banquet serving or banquet plating and commercial kitchens, including those aboard ships. It can hold up to 84 pre-plated dinners. Our swivel wheeled commercial hospitality cart makes this 84 plate rack easy to move, and the wheel locks allow you to make sure the rack stays where you want it.

  • Heavy duty model
  • Built to roll long distances – even when plated
  • Holds up to 84 plates or 20 trays with attachment
  • Can tip up to 20 degrees with no plate loss*
  • Each of 4 sides can hold a different course

*After adding your plates to a side, the adjusting screws must be tightened down properly to securely hold the plates on that side of the column.

Specifications:
Holding Capacity: up to 84 plates
  • Stainless Steel Frame
  • 600 Pound Load Capacity
  • Total Height: 73.5″ with 5″ casters (183 cm)
  • Measurements of Under-
  • Carriage: 23.6″ x 23.6″ (60 x 60 cm)
  • Net Weight:50 lb. (28 kg)
  • Gross Shipping Weight:56 lb. (30 kg)
  • Ships in 2 boxes: Base Box: 25″ x 25″ x 8″
  • Column Box: 70″x8″x8″

View Spec Sheet of the PM84-120 (pdf)

All our products are nearly maintenance free and are very easy to clean. They are simple to adjust to hold nearly any size plate. If used properly you can tilt our dish trolley up to a 20 degree angle, fully loaded, without dropping a plate. Our plate transport racks are made from stainless steel and fully tested in professional kitchens throughout the USA. The Plate-Mate is currently saving kitchen space in schools, elderly care homes, day cares, cruise ships, hotels, and many other industries where preparation or serving space is at a premium. Rack Covers Our rack covers are made of heavy rip-stopped vinyl that are zippered on all four corners for easy access. They come with a frame that fits on the cart to hold the cover securely in place and away from your plates. The cover for the standard model is the CV120 and is available as an optional item to protect against odors and prevent the dish contents from drying out. Our products are used all over the world at well established companies. Our PM84-120 banquet trolley is the only model of its kind that can be fitted with our exclusive tray support accessory so it is able to hold up to 20 serving trays. The tray support accessory is the DBS-910. All castered, or wheeled carts are shipped skidded via LTL freight at freight class 250 using NMFC#188950-01 and are non-stackable freight.

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