Industrial Bakeware Company (Pty) Ltd, also known as IBCO, is a leading bakeware manufacturer and coating applicator based in Cape Town, South Africa.

IBCO is a family owned and managed business, founded by Mike Cochrane who has been manufacturing industrial bread pans and baking trays since 1991. Mike now runs the business with his son, Dan Cochrane. Our family values of commitment to quality, respect and effort are the foundations on which the IBCO business was formed. 

Operating out of a 5000sqm factory, IBCO comprises of purpose built machines to manufacture and coat bakeware products to internationally accepted quality standards. The company is a registered exporter and supplies products to industrial bakeries and equipment manufacturers into over 25 countries.

IBCO strives not only to deliver quality products to bakeries, but also to deliver world class service to our customers.




In June 2010, IBCO opened its doors to begin manufacturing bakeware. Operating out of a 2500 square meter factory, the company began its modest operations servicing both plant and retail bakeries.



IBCOAT coating application commenced in 2012 to enable IBCO to expand its product and service offerings adding anti-stick, oil-free coating technologies for bakeware. 

Using the most advanced Fluoropolymer coating technologies, IBCOAT has helped transform bakeries domestically and globally into cleaner, more efficient and more productive plants.



IBCO moved into its new manufacturing premises in Bellville South, Cape Town. 

Located in a 5000sq.m factory comprised of purpose built machinery designed to manufacture and coat bakeware products to internationally accepted quality standards, IBCO ramped up production capacity to service a growing market both domestically and internationally. 


IBCO developed it's pressed bun pan to offer to the global market for FMCG high-volume producing bakeries. It is a first for a South African bakeware manufacturer.

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Trace Pan technology is developed by IBCO to service the baking industry in its quest to better manage pans in bakeries. Trace Pan is a leading software, developed and designed in South Africa to suit global bakeries.



IBCO enters the bakery equipment coating industry, adding another significant product and service offering to bakeries.



IBCO opens it's first re-glazing line in Cape Town to service the South African baking industry with its ARMOURGLAZE silicone glaze coating technology.



We currently service the African, American, Asian, European, and Australasian markets with our products as we are continuously looking to expand our client base through meeting individual customer requirements and innovating to be the bakeware industry leader.


Thus far IBCO has supplied bakeware into over 25 different countires with a truly global brand presence.

IBCO has sales presence in South Africa, the United Kingdom and Australia. If you would like the contact details of our consultants in your region, please contact our head office.

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Contact us for your total bakeware solution.

Call +27 21 9516663