ice maker, ice machine, restaurants,

Commercial Ice Machines for Full Service Restaurants

Do you realize how much the ice machines in your full service restaurants are really costing you? If you do the math, you wouldn’t want to own commercial ice makers ever again! The purchase price is only a small fraction of the total costs of ice machine ownership through it’s lifetime. Full service restaurants owning […]

DC, Dupont Circle, restaurants, brunch, English food

Duke’s Grocery: A Bit of London in the Nation’s Capital

In a city with a large population, hoards of tourists and politicos, plus a bevy of restaurants, it’s not easy for a restaurant to stand out. But Duke’s Grocery is doing just that. A week doesn’t go by without a stellar review or press mention of Duke’s Grocery. Best Bites describes Duke’s Grocery as the […]

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Reasons Why A Hoshizaki Ice Machine May Produce Smaller Ice Cubes

Are your ice cubes shrinking? Have you noticed smaller cubes coming out of your Hoshizaki ice maker? Let’s walk through why you’re experiencing shrinkage. Possible reasons your Hoshizaki ice machine is producing smaller than normal ice cubes: 1) Not enough water flowing to your ice machine. 2) There is enough water at the start, but […]

commercial ice machines and water dispensers for large facilities

Ice Machines and Dispensers for Large Facilities

As a Facilities Manager, you’re looking for efficient, reliable and cost-effective vendor partnerships. Easy Ice is the preferred choice for commercial ice machines and water dispensers for facilities of all types and size. For a low, fixed monthly price Easy Ice will outfit your facility with top-of-the-line Hoshizaki commercial ice makers/water dispensers and fully maintain […]

restaurants, NYC, ice maker

Most Cost-Effective Ice Machine Program on the East Coast!

Your New York City or New Jersey restaurant relies on ice for customers and employees, and you need a commercial ice machine you can count on. Running a restaurant, you want as many predictable monthly expenses as possible, without surprise costs, right? That’s why Easy Ice developed a cost-effective subscription plan for ice machines. More […]

restaurants, food safety, ice safety

Simple Steps For Cleaning Your Ice Bin

  Ice is considered food by the FDA and must be as sanitary as anything else you serve at your restaurant to avoid food-borne illness. Keeping your ice storage bin clean and spotless is one of the factors that keeps ice safe. Ice bin cleaning is the simplest task for laymen (non ice machine professionals) […]

restaurants, bars, commercial ice machines, Hoshizaki

Cold Weather Can Affect Ice Machine Performance

Baby, it’s cold outside! Most of our customers are surprised to learn that supplying very cold water to an ice machine can cause performance issues.  Colder water extends the harvest time – the time when ice cubes are removed from the ice-forming surface.  If the water is below 45 degrees F, the ice maker may […]

food borne illness, sanitation, foodservice

Avoid Common Health Inspection Violations at your Restaurant

The Iceologist is proud to welcome a new guest blogger to our team, Scott Pozna, Registered Sanitarian and Environmental Health Specialist or Lorain County, OH.  Scott has been a Registered Sanitarian (Health Inspector) for 20 years and we’re thrilled he’s sharing his knowledge with our customers and readers.   By following Scott’s simple advice, your […]

Troubleshooting Hoshizaki Ice Machine Single Beep

Troubleshooting a Hoshizaki Ice Machine Single Beep Alarm What do you do if your Hoshizaki commercial ice machine is beeping at you instead of producing ice?  If you are an Easy Ice Subscriber – the answer is simple. Call us at 866-easyice and we’ll take care of it! :) If it’s up to you to […]

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Customer Referral Program

Easy Ice customers are often relieved (sometimes downright excited!) to have discovered the benefits of not owning an ice machine. Now you can earn a FREE month of service by referring a new customer to Easy Ice. For every referral who becomes an Easy Ice customer, you earn a free month of service! Isn’t that […]