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How Much Ice Does My Commercial Kitchen Need?

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How Much Ice Does My Commercial Kitchen Need?Let’s imagine you’re sitting at your favorite restaurant about to order a drink. Maybe an iced tea with a fresh squeeze of lemon, or maybe it’s time for something a little stronger. On the rocks, of course. Now let’s imagine the drink you ordered is served at room temperature. That cool, refreshing flavor …

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Our Most Popular Home Ice Machine

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Our Most Popular Ice Machine For The HomeWhether you’re looking to buy or rent, an ice machine is an invaluable addition to your home. No more waiting for the slow, loud ice maker in your refrigerator! In this blog, you’ll find the following information: Common questions our customers ask about home ice machines  General explanations for why a home ice …

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The Pellet Ice Maker For The Home: The UGC Pearl Ice Machine from Ice-O-Matic

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The Pellet Ice Maker For The Home: The UGC Pearl Ice Machine From Ice-O-MaticPellet ice goes by many names, as do pellet ice maker products. Here at Memphis Ice, we refer to it as pearl ice. What you call it doesn’t change the fact that this ice is unique and arguably better for cooling and enjoying than traditional cube ice.  …

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How Is Ice Made Commercially? How a Dedicated Ice Machine is Different From Your Home Ice Maker

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HOW IS ICE MADE COMMERCIALLY? HOW A DEDICATED ICE MACHINE IS DIFFERENT FROM YOUR HOME ICE MAKERThe process of making ice is a simple one. Grab a container, fill it with some water, and plop it in the freezer. In a few hours, you’ll have ice!  That’s all fine and good. In some cases, it gets the job done. That’s …

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The Newest Advancement in Food Safety: The SafeIce Purification System from Ice-O-Matic!

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The Newest Advancement in Food Safety: The SafeIce Purification System From Ice-O-Matic!Since 1952, Ice-O-Matic has been revolutionizing the ice machine industry with innovative features that make customer’s lives easier. Nowadays, the trend continues. This American company, and proud partner of Memphis Ice since the 1980s, has pushed the boundaries of commercial ice machines again with the SafeIce Purification System on …

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New From Ice-O-Matic: The CIM Series Modular Cube Ice Machine—Available Now!

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NEW From Ice-O-Matic: The CIM Series Modular Cube Ice Machine—Available Now!Whether you prefer full or half ice cubes, we help you select the appropriate equipment for your capacity, preferences, and needs. In this blog, learn about the CIM series modular cube ice machine, why it’s worth investing in, and how you can get one today. The CIM Series Modular Cube …

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Five Ideas to Throw the Best Tailgate in the MidSouth

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Five Ideas to Throw the Best Tailgate in the MidSouthThe kids have been back in school for some time. You step outside in the morning and feel the crisp cool air. You can even take a nice walk without melting! That means Fall is on the horizon here in the MidSouth, and with the changing leaves comes the perfect opportunity …

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10 Common Foods You Should NEVER Store in the Fridge (and Why Restaurants Don’t Refrigerate Ketchup)

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10 Common Foods You Should NEVER Store In The Fridge (and Why Restaurants Don’t Refrigerate Ketchup)Cold storage is essential for our way of life, most foods, and our limited kitchen space. However, refrigerating some products are best stored on the counter or in the pantry, and refrigeration can lead to less than desirable results. It’s easy to know what you …

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Beat The Memphis Heat with the Best Summer Drinks and Coolest Ice in the MidSouth

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Beat the Memphis Heat with the Best Summer Drinks and Coolest Ice in the MidSouthThe MidSouth heat can be unrelenting. That’s why you need some crystal clear ice to keep your refreshments and spirits nice and cold. And what better way to celebrate the heat waves of August than with the best summer drinks?  But this week’s blog post offers …

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Gourmet Ice is the Premium Choice for Premium Beverages

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Gourmet Ice is the Premium Choice for Premium BeveragesGourmet Ice is the crystal clear goodness that invites customers in and keeps them coming back. Seriously—gourmet ice is a premium product for premium beverages. Good ice isn’t meant to be the focal point of a beverage. It’s meant to supplement and enhance, not distract and detract. But when the ice is …