Our Brief History & Brand Strength
Le Chef is the combination of leading Meilleur Ouvrier chef Mark Gregory and Dennys, Europe’s oldest chefswear manufacture.
Le Chef was founded in 1993, by it’s co-designer former ‘British Chef of the Year’ and ‘Royal Academy of Culinary Arts’ member Mark Gregory MCA, whose 32 years in the kitchen and love of detail incorporating lighter, technologically advanced fabrics with design insights direct from the kitchen.
Dennys are Europe’s oldest chefs wear maker, having opened their eponymous chefswear and uniform store in London’s Soho during the 1850’s. Le Chef merged with Dennys Brands in 1997.
Le Chef is our leading chefs wear for the passionate professional. Ethically we believe in caring for our planet and continually work toward all our uniforms being as planet safe and non-wasteful as possible - Things should last!
Who wears Le Chef?
It’s the first choice for many chefs in 40 countries. From the kitchens of Jamie Oliver, Gordon Ramsay to Nick Chew in Hong Kong or Richard Ousby at Stokehouse Brisbane or Analiese at Franklins in Hobart. See Le Chef image wall.
Why Le Chef?
Le Chef is All About UNQUESTIONABLE VALUE at a Great Price.
When you wear well-made clothing there is a difference!
The Value + Price combination making Cost per Wear exceedingly low & hard to beat!
Things should last, feel amazing to wear & Le Chef does! Laundry Tough – Le Chef uses technically advanced light-weight fabrics that breathe and are incredibly hard wearing. Perfect for hot, hard working kitchens.