With inflation and supply chain shortages, we know that common menu items aren’t the only thing in short supply right now—so are cafeteria trays and supplies. For school administration, managing the lunch program was already stressful, and now it’s that much more of a scramble.

At Ordo, we’re all about reducing the stress of managing your school lunch program, so we assembled a list of the top three food service equipment providers as a place to start if you’re looking for cafeteria trays and supplies.

Not only that! We’ve got a completely stress-free solution to managing your cafeteria. If that sounds good to you, keep reading to find out more.


WebstaurantStore is an easy-to-use website that helps food service professionals around the world meet their purchasing needs. Some of our favorite things about WebsturantStore is their fast shipping times, low prices, and huge inventory.

In terms of cafeteria trays, they offer a wide variety of brands, package sizes, materials, shapes, and designs.


Grainger is a company that provides customers, big and small, with premier industrial supplies and equipment. They offer choice products that consistently deliver on quality, value, and selection.

Grainger offers a wide variety of serving trays and cafeteria trays, including compartment trays. Their cafeteria tray materials are sure to hold up under rugged conditions and they also have options with molded compartments to keep foods separate.

KaTom Restaurant Supply, Inc.

KaTom Restaurant Supply is one of the nation’s largest restaurant equipment suppliers. If they don’t have your order in stock, the company will work with one of their trusted manufacturers to fulfill it.

Through excellent customer service like this, KaTom has risen to be one of the top-performing leaders in the foodservice equipment and supply industry. They offer an extensive selection of cafeteria trays at a price you’re sure to love!


As we mentioned before, there is a stress-free way to handle all of your cafeteria’s needs called Ordo. We are a K-12 lunch marketplace that partners with local restaurants, chefs, and caterers to provide your school with delicious meals, at no added cost!