Sherpa isothermal container: food carrier box by Matfer Bourgeat

Sherpa: the hot or cold isothermal container by Matfer Bourgeat

There is no end to the changes and transformations in catering standards and structures. Thanks to a professional isothermal container, it is easy to keep food hot or cold. This polyethylene container enables you to transport food without altering the taste or risking food safety for your customers.

Restaurant owners, caterers and other professionals can transport, store and deliver solid or liquid dishes and foodstuffs easily, safely and on an ongoing basis thanks to the durability of the Sherpa range.

Food containers suitable for transportation and outdoor catering

The polyethylene food containers have a thick, efficient insulation (CFC-free PU foam), and perfect water-tightness ensure the conformity of temperatures for several hours, from -30°C to + 85°C.

As for cold food, eutectic plates keep the temperature at the required level. Once the food has been transported, it can be kept at the perfect temperature thanks to an built-in heating system with a single phase power supply.

This option is particularly valuable when you have to open the door regularly while keeping the meal hot throughout the service.

Plaques eutectiques

Every Sherpa isothermal container is designed to enable optimal handling and loading, with openings at the front and top to suit your needs.

Conteneur isotherme Sherpa F2

Conteneur isotherme sherpa F4 – Ouverture frontale

Conteneur isotherme sherpa DP2 – Ouverture dessus

This professional equipment is very robust thanks to reinforced corners and sides that increase its shock resistance.


Forms studied for a good rigging during stacking.


Closing is done by a system of latches that allows a quick closing of a single one hand gesture.


Highly secure, the containers are no less manageable, thanks to the carrying handles positioned on all four sides. They are useful to limit the risk of sliding hands during handling.


Content or destinations identification labels are systematically delivered with all Sherpa isothermal containers to facilitate transport preparation.


These insulated containers also have studied surfaces and binding accessories to ensure retention during stacking.


The stainless steel wheels with brakes will ensure stability during loading and unloading operations.


The wear pads placed at the four corners are standard equipment of the Sherpa range that will protect you from any degradation due to friction in transport vehicles.

Sherpa containers, designed to comply with food standards

Every slight detail has been designed to meet all the requirements of caterers and deliverers. An isothermal container enables you to deliver more and for longer periods of time.

Never complacent when it comes to hygiene, the Sherpa range by Matfer Bourgeat complies with legislation of 20 July 1998 relating to technical and hygiene conditions for transporting food products and prepared meals.

The inside of Sherpa containers has single-piece shelves or rails (for models that open at the front) that have no water retention areas.

Moreover, all parts are detachable, making it very easy for you to wash with a high-pressure cleaner.

Models intended for carrying liquids have a detachable stainless-steel tank and waterproof lid. This prevents the tastes and smells of the liquid from lingering permanently and also avoids any deformation caused by heat.

Conteneur isotherme avec cuve inox

Conteneur isotherme avec panier fil inox

For keeping all prepared food hot or cold in your kitchen, you can also discover the Satellite range and its hot and cold cupboards. This customized professional kitchen equipment is ideal for transporting and serving large quantities of meals that needs to be kept hot or cold.