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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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4 Summer Drinks Perfect By The Pool

meghan Community, Family, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic, Renting an Ice Machine

4 Summer Drinks Perfect By The PoolSummer is right around the corner. High humidity, cozy evenings on the porch with family, and entire days spent in the pool. Summer rules! What better way to kick off the season and keep it going than with a few Summer drinks? 1.Watermelon PartyDo you have watermelon in the fridge right now? No? That …

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Ice Storage Bins: Can You Get the Wrong Sized Ice Storage Bin?

meghan Community, Family, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic

Can You Get The Wrong Sized Ice Storage Bin?Ice-O-Matic is the leading provider of ice machines, and we’re proud to partner with them for over 40 years. Not only do they provide the best approach to handling, but they also offer some of the highest quality and most durable ice storage bins. Considerate designs, extra-large doors, and industrial foam insulation …

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How To Prepare Your Ice Machine For Those Hot MidSouth Summer Months

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How To Prepare Your Ice Machine For Those Hot MidSouth Summer MonthsIce machines need to stay cool too. It’s not fun when you’re out in heat hours per day or stuck in a stuffy room without any airflow, right? You’ll become sluggish, tired, and dehydrated. That’s pretty much how your ice machine feels in the same conditions. Your ice machine can’t …

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4 Easter Mocktails For A Fun Family Gathering

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4 Easter Mocktails For A Fun Family GatheringHere comes Peter Cottontail! This year’s going by fast, and that means Easter’s already here. When it comes to a fun Easter celebration with friends and family, you need something to sip and enjoy for all ages. That’s why we put together this list of refreshing mocktails. These beverages are non-alcoholic, easy to …

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Ask The Experts: How To Rent an Ice Machine For Your Business

meghan Community, Family, Ice Types, Ice Uses, Ice-O-Matic

Ask The Experts: How To Rent an Ice Machine For Your BusinessSo…you need an ice machine. If you’re in our service area, we have ice machines to offer! But hold on: just because you need an ice machine doesn’t mean you can afford the upfront cost, does it? After all, an ice machine is a big commitment. There has to …

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Is A Pebble Ice Machine Right For You? How To Enjoy Your Favorite Ice At Home

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Is A Pebble Ice Machine Right For You? How To Enjoy Your Favorite Ice At HomeNot all ice is created equal. Some might even say certain kinds of ice are better than others. Count us as some of those people! One of our favorite types of ice to enjoy is pearl ice, also known as pebble ice, nugget ice, or …

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3 Reasons Why Are Nugget Ice Makers Are “So Expensive”

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3 Reasons Why Nugget Ice Makers Are “So Expensive”Pearl ice, nugget ice, pebble ice—whatever you want to call it, it’s dang good for your family, friends, customers, and patients. It’s the ultimate crowd-pleasing ice you need to munch on to believe! But why are nugget ice makers “so expensive”?  For the rest of this blog, we’ll be referring to nugget …

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The Pellet Ice Maker For The Home: The UGC Pearl Ice Machine from Ice-O-Matic

meghan About Us, Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice Types, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning

The Pellet Ice Maker For The Home: The UGC Pearl Ice Machine From Ice-O-MaticPellet ice goes by many names, as do pellet ice maker products. Here at Memphis Ice, we refer to it as pearl ice. What you call it doesn’t change the fact that this ice is unique and arguably better for cooling and enjoying than traditional cube ice.  …