Shopping for a new ice machine can be a little overwhelming, especially if you’re in the market for the first time. These units are critical for most food service operations, so choosing the wrong ice machine for your needs can spell disaster in the long-run. Manitowoc is known as a leader in the market for ice machines, ensuring that your commercial ice machine is backed by the experience, quality, and durability for one of your most-used pieces of commercial equipment.
To keep ice tasting fresh and prevent mineral build up, a filter is always recommended (and many times included) for your ice machine. Utilizing a filter can also prolong the life of your machine. Keep in mind that the warranty for your ice machine may be voided due to poor water quality, making filters a wise - and perhaps necessary - investment.
Softserve ice cream, custard, and frozen yogurt are best-sellers, but these three treats have many differences between them despite their similar goodness. With $25 billion spent annually on these treats alone, there’s certainly a market for frozen desserts.Read More
Filtration systems block mineral deposits, scale, sediment, cysts, and other contaminants from entering the water line and equipment, preventing foul odors and chlorinated tastes in your beverages and foods. Additionally, filtration systems can extend the life of your equipment and cut down on maintenance, as machines with buildup tend to break down and suffer reductions in efficiency sooner than those who lack the buildup from unfiltered water.
While choosing a certain ice machine based on its ice structure output may seem secondary, in fact choosing the right type of ice can improve profits and customer satisfaction. Knowing the difference ice types and their various uses can help you choose the ideal ice maker for your business.Read More
In our ‘Product Focus’ blog series, we’ll discuss many of the industry leaders in commercial kitchen equipment, highlighting what sets them apart from the rest! In this post, we’ll delve a little deeper into one of the leaders in ice machines: Manitowoc Ice.
Shopping for a new ice machine can be a little overwhelming, especially if you’re in the market for the first time. These units are critical for most food service operations, so choosing the wrong ice machine for your needs can spell disaster in the long-run.
Hot summer weather brings with it customers looking for frozen treats. Relief comes in many forms; from ice cream to frozen yogurts, many of the classics are a sure-fire hit to pleasing guests. One such frozen treat is shaved ice, and while it’s easy to make and versatile enough to create a wide variety of dessert products, the addition of an ice shaver is often overlooked.