Pearl Ice

What Makes Pearl Ice So Delicious?

meghan Ice-O-Matic, News

What Makes Pearl Ice So Delicious?“The good ice makes average drinks great, and great drinks godly. The good ice is pellet ice, and to know it is to need it.” — Helen Rosner, The New Yorker It’s not everyday that an esteemed magazine like The New Yorker publishes an article about ice. But when they do, it’s about pearl ice …

Ice-O-Matic ice machine

All About Ice-O-Matic

meghan Ice-O-Matic, News

All About Ice-O-MaticAt Memphis Ice Machine Company, there’s one relationship that has transcended space and time, and that’s our partnership with Ice-O-Matic. Back in the ‘80s when teased perms, brightly colored clothing, and power suits were what was cool, Ice-O-Matic began what is still today a fruitful partnership. You may already be familiar with some of the reasons we’re proud …

a bath perfect for a cold plunge into an ice bath

Cold Plunge: The Consensus and Bottom Line on Ice Baths

kimsauce Ice Uses, News

cold plungethe consensus & bottom line on ice bathsBelieve it or not, some folks willingly submerge their bodies into big buckets of ice. A chilling thought, right? But what’s the real consensus on taking the cold plunge into ice baths? Despite the fact this idea may send shivers down your spine, the general theory behind ice baths is that, …

memphis ice machine company crew standing instead of headquarters

Message to Our Valued Customers

meghan About Us, Community, News

a message to ourvalued customersHere’s the short version: We are here for you! Memphis Ice Machine Company remains open and operational with essential staff on site. Our parts counter will offer car-side parts pickup. We can sell, rent and install equipment. Our service technicians continue to repair and clean ice machines and refrigeration. The health, safety and well being of our team members and valued …

Customer Feature: Malco Theatres—It’s a Family Thing

meghan Customer Feature, Family, News

Customer Feature:malco theatres—it’s a family thingAs a family-owned business, Memphis Ice Machine Company is proud to feature another in Malco Theatres as we celebrate their growth, development, and investment in our Memphis community. Malco Theatres, Inc. named a new President and COO last week. David Tashie brings vision and big plans for the company as it continues to expand across the Mid-South. David …

everest meat on a butcher's block

Everest Brings the Age-Old Art of Meat Maturation to the Modern Kitchen

meghan Community, News, Product Feature, Refrigeration

everest brings the age-old art of meat maturationback to the modern kitchenIt’s probably happened before. You’re at a fancy steakhouse, perusing the menu when you come across an interesting option: a dry-aged cut of steak. It’s more expensive than the others, you notice, but why? You don’t inquire because you’re worried about being judged like that amateur across the room …

four different ice machines

5 Key Things to Consider When Buying an Ice Machine

meghan Buying An Ice Machine, News

5 key things to considerwhen buying an ice machineEvery big decision can benefit from careful consideration. At Memphis Ice, we help customers buy ice machines every day. To hopefully make your decision-making process easier, today we are outlining the five most important things to consider when buying an ice machine. Keep in mind, you don’t have to figure this out alone. Want …

three pieces of ice stacked on top of each other

8 Cool and Unusual Uses for Ice

meghan Ice Types, Ice Uses, News

8 cool and unusual usesFor IceWe don’t just sell ice machines; we love ice machines! From being experts in the history of ice makers to helping develop new energy saving models of ice machines, we pay attention to all things ice-related…which is where today’s post comes from… Ice isn’t just good for cooling a drink or filling a cooler. Here are 8 cool …

memphis ice employee servicing an ice machine

The Chilling History of Ice Machines

meghan History, News

the chilling history of ice machines and how far we’ve come alongAt Memphis Ice Co., we don’t just sell ice machines…we are ice machine aficionados (we like that word better than “geeks” although the latter could also be considered true). We think ice making is pretty darn fascinating—from its beginnings in the 1700s to where it is today. These days, …

expert cleaning an ice machine

Why NOW is the Time to Clean Your Ice Machine

meghan Ice Machine Care, News

Why Now is the Time to Clean Your Ice MachineWhen was the last time you cleaned your ice machine? If you can’t remember—it’s definitely time! The reality is—if your ice machine hasn’t been cleaned within the past year, it’s overdue. Yearly cleanings are recommended at the minimum—though some customers prefer to clean their machines every 6 or 3 months depending …