Basil Jones Metal Spinners

19 August 2013

You might not have heard of Wellington bloke Basil Jones, but he probably made something in your house.

It could be in the hot water cupboard or the pantry, and it’s almost certain the last time you ordered a pizza it was cooked on one of the trays he designed.

Basil Jones

EXPORT ORDER: Basil Jones with part of a large Australian export order of pizza base tins.

Jones has been spinning metal for more than 50 years. He just got his first large export order, more than 12 times the size of his last “large” order.

His Seaview company, Basil Jones Metal Spinners, supplies pizza base baking dishes to most of the major franchise pizza companies in New Zealand.

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