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Ask the Experts: Why Isn’t My Ice Machine Producing as Much Ice as It Normally Does?

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Ask The Experts: Why Isn’t My Ice Machine Producing As Much Ice As It Normally Does? It’s almost 6 o’clock, reservations are booked to the brim, and you can feel the night’s rush beginning to simmer. Behind the scenes, your ice machine is grinding away at a sluggish pace, not producing nearly enough ice to meet your needs for the …

Ice-O-Matic UGC undercounter ice machine

Ice-O-Matic Product Update: Meet Your New Favorite Ice Machine

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Ice-O-Matic Product Update: Meet your New favorite ice machine “Ice. Pure and Simple.”  Since the 1960s, that’s been Ice-O-Matic’s slogan, and to be honest, we couldn’t have said it better. Quality and consistency have always been at the foundation of Ice-O-Matic’s products, which is why we’ve been a proud partner and preferred servicing agent since the ‘80s. Today, we’re excited …

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Buck the Coffee Shop: 5 Iced Coffee Drinks to Make at Home

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Buck the Coffee Shop: 5 Iced Coffee Drinks to Make at Home Iced coffee—nature’s one-hour energy! Joe’s versatile beverage percolates us through meetings, baseball games, and the spring cleaning you really don’t want to do. Folks, we wrote it last week: it’s time to clean those crannies you’ve missed all winter long! Your business and customers will thank you.  We …

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6 Steps for Successful Spring Cleaning: Restaurant Edition

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6 Steps for Successful Spring Cleaning: Restaurant Edition Spring has sprung! We all know what that means for Memphis: sunny skies, bustling parks, and outdoor eating! Thankfully, Memphian restaurants are poised to serve their communities better and safer than ever. Contactless payment, expanded outdoor seating, and curbside takeout are just some of the helpful, proactive solutions to today’s dining experience. …

Italian ice

Got a Pearl Ice Maker? Hop into Spring with Italian Ice!

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Hop into Spring with Italian Ice It’s a humid, steamy day in July. You’re 13. The air conditioner’s broken. Your brother just finished off the last bit of ice cream. Mom’s at work. Dad’s taking a nap. There is no reprieve from this unrelenting, unyielding heat.  Not if the Italians have anything to say about it.  Italians know their ice. …

St. Patrick's Day Sweet Treats drinks

St. Patrick’s Day Sweet Treats

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St. Patrick’s Day Sweet Treats With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, we decided to round up a few sweet treat recipes to make and celebrate the holiday with. So, grab your green food coloring and get your Ice-O-Matic pearl ice machine ready, because these recipes are sure to delight! Irish Sweet Tea Would this be a proper list …

Boil Water Advisory: Steps To Take Now and What To Do Next

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Boil Water Advisory Steps To Take Now and What To Do Next A Boil Water Advisory means that any product using water since the advisory was issued could be contaminated. That impacts your ice machines because ice machines use water. Keep reading to learn what you should do right now, what you can do once the advisory is lifted, and …

Debunked: 7 Myths About Ice Machines

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Debunked: 7 Myths about Ice Machines If you’re a small business owner (or just a fan of a high-quality beverage), you may be torn between purchasing bagged ice or an ice machine. On one hand, bagged ice is fast, requires no commitment, and isn’t a big expense. Besides, investing in an ice machine is too risky and expensive for your …

What Type of Ice is Best for Your Business Brand?

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What Type of Ice Machine is Best for Your Business Brand? Last week we talked about new businesses launched during 2020 who became members of our ice machine rental program. This week, we’re offering insight to those entrepreneurs and business owners who may be on the cusp of starting their own — especially restaurants. A lot of elements go into …

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7 Reasons to Shop from a Local Ice Machine Distributor

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7 Reasons to Shop from a Local Ice Machine Distributor When it’s time to buy or rent an ice machine or parts, consumers have a couple of options. Online retailers reign supreme for many types of products, but they shouldn’t be the only choice. In fact, shopping from a local distributor like Memphis Ice Machine Company has many benefits that …