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Ask the Experts: Should I Rent or Buy an Ice Machine?

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Ask the Experts: Should I Rent or Buy an Ice Machine? At Memphis Ice, we know how important ice machines are to your business. You deserve a clear, expert explanation of the differences between renting and buying your ice machine. That’s why we’ve compiled this blog to help you decide whether renting or buying is right for you!  This isn’t …

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Ask the Experts: Why Are My Ice Cubes Smaller Than Normal?

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Ask The Experts: Why Are My Ice Cubes Smaller Than Normal? For us ice machine aficionados, it doesn’t get much worse than a powerful machine churning out small, hollow cubes. They shatter upon impact. They melt instantly. And they don’t do a darn thing for drinks, your customers, or your business. Thankfully, this common problem has a handful of easy …

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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 …

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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. …

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The Perfect Ice Machine to Fuel a Nutritious and Healthy Lifestyle

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The Perfect Ice Machine to Fuel a Nutritious and Healthy Lifestyle SAY HELLO TO THE ICE-O-MATIC PEARL ICE MACHINE Our bodies and our ice machines have one big thing in common: we want them to be in tip-top condition. Herbal teas, protein-packed smoothies, and tasty treats can play a big role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. But the same way …

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What Size Ice Machine Do I Need for My Business?

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What Size Ice Machine Do I Need for My Business? Your Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Right Machine for your business Size matters when choosing the right ice machine for your business.  First, create a baseline for how much ice you need to produce in 24 hours.  Next, think about storage. How much of that ice will you need to …

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Commercial Ice Machine Installation Requirements Checklist

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Commercial Ice Machine Installation Requirements checklist You’ve decided you need an ice machine for your business. Whether you choose to rent or buy, many different factors will guide you to the machine that you need based on the type of ice you want and the capacity that you need. But when it comes to installing an ice machine, there are a …

How to Make Clear Ice at Home Like a Pro

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how to make clear ice at home like a pro Have you been here before? You’re sitting at a restaurant table and your server brings you your drink and lo and behold, they’ve served you a work of art. The ice is immaculate — perfectly clear and you can see straight through it. Alternatively, you might have scooped up a …

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Ice Machine Not Working? 3 Pro Tips to Keep It Running All Summer

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Ice Machine Not Working? 3 Pro Tips to Keep It Running All Summer It’s no secret that ice machines work their hardest during the summer months. If ice machines could sing, they would probably sound something like this. Folks are sweating from the sweltering season and making their ice makers work extra hard. With more production from the ice maker …

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Why Preventative Maintenance for Your Ice Machine Matters

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Why Preventative Maintenance for Your Ice Machine Matters Business owners’ responsibilities feel like they have tripled since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Between designing new operations to stay open and practice social distancing, maintaining spotless environments within their establishments, and minding the well-being of both themselves and their employees, the stress is on.  It’s crucial that for those businesses …