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Ice-O-Matic Ice Machines: Everything Restaurant Owners Need To Know

Olivia Marcy Buying An Ice Machine, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning, Product Feature, Restaurants & Commercial Kitchens

Everything Restaurant Owners Should Know About Ice-O-Matic Ice MachinesIt only takes a few google searches to realize there are a lot of brands in the commercial ice machine market. Like, a lot. And if you’re new to commercial ice machines or commercial refrigeration, you may not know how to choose the best ice machine for your restaurant, bar, or commercial …

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Commercial Ice Maker Comparison: Ice-O-Matic vs Manitowoc Ice Machines

Olivia Marcy Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Types, Ice-O-Matic

Commercial Ice Maker Comparison: Ice-O-Matic vs Manitowoc Ice MachinesIf you’re researching commercial ice machines, you know it can be challenging to compare popular ice machine brands. We’re here to help you make an informed decision by offering up the similarities and differences of two popular ice machine companies: Ice-O-Matic and Manitowoc.  Whether you’re looking to outfit your business with a …

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Which Type of Ice is Right for Your Restaurant? Nugget, Cube, Bullet or Pearl?

Olivia Marcy Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic, Product Feature, Renting, Renting an Ice Machine

Which Type of Ice is Right for Your Restaurant? Nugget, Cube, Bullet, or Pearl?Finding the right ice type for your restaurant is a crucial step for new and existing restaurant owners. But with so many options, how are you supposed to choose the right one? We’re here to help you navigate the slippery path of ice types so your commercial …

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Heads Up! Read This Before You Buy A Commercial Ice Machine on Amazon

Olivia Marcy Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning, Renting, Renting an Ice Machine, Small Business

Heads Up! Read This Before You Buy A Commercial Ice Machine on AmazonIf you’re in the market for a commercial ice machine, you’ve probably considered making your purchase on Amazon. And why not? Amazon has the products and information you need to make a smart purchase decision, right?  Maybe.  Buying an ice machine online could be the best choice for …

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Should I Purchase or Rent My Commercial Ice Machine?

Olivia Marcy Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning, Renting, Renting an Ice Machine, Small Business

Should I Purchase or Rent My Commercial Ice Machine?One thing commercial kitchens have in common: they all need ice. That’s where the similarities begin and end, though, because every kitchen has unique ice needs. Some commercial kitchens use ice cubes, while others prefer pearl ice. Meanwhile the bar might be shaking up a cocktail with crushed ice.  While it’s important …

We’re Your Commercial Refrigeration Repair Experts

Olivia Marcy Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning, Refrigeration, Small Business

We’re Your Commercial Refrigeration Repair ExpertsIs your refrigerator running? If so, you’d better catch it! If not, it’s time to give us a call.  If you’re someone who runs or operates a commercial kitchen, you know broken or poorly performing appliances are no joke. Your ice machines, refrigerators, and freezers are crucial to the success of your business. Without them, …

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6 Key Factors To Consider Before Buying or Renting An Ice Machine

meghan Community, Family, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning

6 Key Factors To Consider Before Buying or Renting an Ice MachineThe right ice machine is one of the most important decisions you need to make for your business, especially if you are in the restaurant or hospitality industry. Our team here at Memphis Ice loves to guide people just like you through every step of the ice machine buying …

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How To Recycle Old Refrigerators, Freezers, and Other Appliances

meghan Community, Family, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning

How To Recycle Old Refrigerators, Freezers, and Other AppliancesRecycling your appliances, like refrigerators and freezers, is more complicated than you might think. The appliances we’ve relied on for over a hundred years contain refrigerants, oils, and other chemicals that must be properly processed and disposed of. That’s not even mentioning the steel and other precious metals that make up the …

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5 Worst Locations to Install Your New Ice Machine

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5 Worst Locations To Install Your New Ice MachineChoosing the right ice machine can be hard. Choosing where you can actually put it can be even harder. Where can you install your new ice machine so it produces the ice it’s meant to?  The risks of installing your machine in the wrong location are costly, yet totally avoidable. At Memphis …

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Keep Your Ice Machine (And Your Customers) Cool During Heat Waves

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Keep Your Ice Machine (And Your Customers) Cool During Heat WavesEvery ice machine loves a consistent environment. Too hot, and the risk for damage increases. Too cold? The same thing can happen. Excessive heat, or drastic shifts in temperature will impact the lifespan of the ice machine you own or rent. That means reduced performance and a shorter lifespan for …