Artis has over half a century of proud heritage and is one of the largest companies supplying tableware, glassware, cutlery and barware products to the foodservice industry. Artis products are used by many of the UK’s most recognised and prestigious restaurants, bars and hotels.
Artis was established by Jack Artis in 1950, the company passed to his son John Artis as Managing Director in 1975. John remains a dynamic force within the company, offering customers the benefit of his unique perspective, depth of product knowledge and understanding of the needs and demands of the market. In October 2014 the Artis tableware portfolio was boosted by the partnership with BHS tabletop AG the largest professional porcelain manufacturer in the world. Which means that Artis is now the sole UK & Ireland distributor for Tafelstern and Bauscher professional tableware. Artis has built an enviable reputation for innovation, design, quality and good service.
Artis has an extensive product portfolio forged from long standing alliances with leading UK and international manufacturers, many of whom are household names. Artis has the distribution rights in the UK for the following prestigious international brands:
At Artis we constantly monitor trends and our product offerings are adjusted to suit the needs of restaurateurs, chefs, sommeliers and mixologists.
Our products fall into 4 distinct categories: Tableware, Cutlery, Glassware and Barware.