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What Ice Machines Are Suitable For Healthcare Applications?

Hospitals, Aged Care Facilities, Physiotherapy, Clinical Labs, Rehab Centres, Operating Rooms, Blood Centres and Medical Research Facilities For over 40 years, Follett has been the leader in the Ice & Water Dispenser market for Healthcare. In Australia today, you will find a Follett Ice & Water Dispenser in over 200 hospitals! There are so many reasons [...]

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1 Simple Step In Improving Employee Performance

Do your employees have access to clean and safe drinking water? Is accessing water from the kitchen sink a hassle? Do your employees seem fatigued or less attentive? Is the overall productivity and morale down in your workplace? Here is one EASY step in increasing your employee satisfaction and workplace hydration. INVEST IN THE EVOLUTION OF REFRESHMENT [...]

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Why Is My Ice Maker Leaking?

There is always the possibility of a water leak when owning a commercial ice machine and they should never be ignored. Below are some useful steps on what to do if your ice machine springs a water leak.1. Determine where the leak is coming froma. Carefully inspect the area around your ice machine to identify [...]

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Pharmacy and Laboratory Medical Refrigerators

                                                   Are you looking for a secure environment for your valuable vaccines, reagents, pharmaceuticals and samples? Wanting to maintain drugs within their required temperature ranges without causing any hassle for pharmacy staff?    [...]

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Which Style Of Ice Is Right For You?

Are you looking to purchase a commercial ice machine and are not sure what style of ice is best? Aside from considering production rate and space, you must understand each style of ice has its own benefits and weaknesses. It is crucial you understand what type of establishment you have to identify the style of [...]

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What Is The Difference Between The Elevation and ICE Series by Ice-O-Matic?

Elevation Series Vs ICE Series by Ice-O-Matic   VS        The new line of Elevation Cube Ice Makers are one of the most energy efficient, easiest to install, easiest to service and simple to clean ice makers on the market! The groundbreaking line of ice makers incorporates over 20 cutting-edge features, some include: Exclusive Dual Exhaust allows hot-air discharge from the side [...]

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1 Simple Step To Extend The Life Of Your Ice Machine!

IF YOU OWN A COMMERCIAL ICE MACHINE HERE IS ONE QUESTION YOU NEED TO ANSWER!"DOES YOUR ICE MACHINE HAVE A WATER FILTER SYSTEM?"If you answered YES, that is great! Other questions you may need to ask yourself, when was the last time you changed the filter cartridge? When was the last time the ice machine had [...]

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Ice Is Food - Nobody Likes Dirty Ice! Part 2

It’s not hard to keep on top of hygiene especially when you are responsible for safe food handling. Remember ICE IS FOOD!One of the easier things to overlook is mishandling by front-of-house staff. Here is a useful guide in training your staff to safe ice handling:Always wash your hands thoroughly before working with ice.Never handle ice with bare hands. Only use [...]

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Ice Is Food - Nobody Likes Dirty Ice! Part 1

Are you struggling to maintain the cleanliness of your ice machine?Is your ice dirty?For some reason, countless operators let their cleaning schedules slide. We then get countless phone calls and emails complaining their ice machine isn't working. We wonder why? Improper ventilation and water filtration, and dirty components all impact the functionality of your ice [...]

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How To Use Ice In Cooking!

For all the mixologists and food lovers out there, you will understand how important ice can be. You could say ice is the most essential ingredient in any cocktail; however there are so many additional purposes a simple ice cube can provide. As any chef will tell you, ice is for more than just cocktails (Morocco, 2016, Bon [...]

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