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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 Beverages Gourmet 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 …

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Everest Slides to Safety with Built-in Glass Door Merchandiser Locks

savannah Product Feature, Refrigeration

Everest Slides to Safety with Built-in Glass Door Merchandiser Locks Besides keeping ice machines cold, your business bustling, and the drinks pouring, we care about our product’s safety and security—yes, even for refrigeration equipment! Lucky for you, Everest is ahead of the game. If you have a customer-facing sliding merchandiser, you can make it much more secure with a built-in …

Nutrition Clubs’ Best Kept Secret: The Ice-O-Matic Pearl Ice Machine

savannah Ice Machine, Product Feature, Small Business

Nutrition Clubs’ Best Kept Secret: The Ice-O-Matic Pearl Ice Machine Veganism. Plant-based alternatives. Sustainable choices. There are a vast amount of new trends on the horizon in 2021 for the food and beverage industry. Among those trends is the desire for healthier, more nutritious drinks. Healthy alternatives to fast food smoothies have spiked all across the nation. The Midsouth is …

The Memphis Ice Guide to Commercial Kitchen Refrigeration

savannah Refrigeration, Small Business

The Memphis Ice Guide to Commercial Kitchen Refrigeration Cleanliness is next to godliness—most of the head chefs we know agree! Besides an immaculate floor for your Friday evening guests, a clean, functional, and safe kitchen behind the scenes is equally important for restaurants. High-quality refrigeration is a must for any food service, hospitality, or healthcare business of any size. Besides …

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The New Bar Standard: Why Ice-O-Matic’s New UCG Machine is an Essential in 2021

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The New Bar Standard: Why Ice-O-Matic’s New UCG Machine is an Essential in 2021 If you’ve been following along with our blog posts, chances are you’ve seen one of our recent blog posts about everyone’s new favorite ice machine: the UCG Undercounter Ice Maker. This clean, compact product is the latest piece of equipment from our partner, Ice-O-Matic. To call …

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

savannah Ice Machine, Ice Uses

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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Howdy, Partner: Ice-O-Matic

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Howdy, Partner: ice-o-matic Everyone who’s part of Memphis Ice is family. Our employees, our customers—and our partners. We love ice machines, but it’s the people, the values, and the service that give a company its lifeblood and create longstanding relationships. Today we want to talk about our partner, Ice-O-Matic. We’ve been a distributor and preferred servicing agent for Ice-O-Matic since …

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The Chilling History of Ice Machines

savannah History, News

the chilling history of ice machines and how far we’ve come along At 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 …

Ice-O-Matic energy-saving ice machine

Energy-Saving Ice Machines are Here!

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Energy-Saving Ice Machines are Here! Want a more energy efficient ice machine? They’re here! On January 28th, 2018, new energy standards went into effect for commercial ice machines. Back in 2015, The U.S. Department of Energy defined new standards that gave manufacturers until 2018 to start selling ice makers that would use 10 to 25% less energy—and guess what? 2018 has arrived…the …