The Ultimate Guide to Specialty Ice for Businesses

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Standing out is tough in the restaurant and bar industry—but you just might be able to do it with something you probably don’t think about often: ice. Customers usually don’t pay any more attention to the ice in their glasses than you do. It’s the exact kind of ice they expect—the same kind they see in every restaurant, bar, coffee ... Read More

Sphere Ice Ball Makers are Taking Bars by Storm!

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Ask any bartender, and they’ll tell you that quality cocktails need a quality ice cube. Traditionally, large, square ice cubes are a favorite in high-end cocktail and whiskey bars, but sphere ice is building in popularity. While sphere ice cubes certainly have a unique look, they were not easy to make. New sphere ice ball makers aim to fix that!

Chick-fil-A Ice Makers: A Popular Choice for Many Businesses

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Chick fil A Ice Makers

Many people know Chick-fil-A for their chicken sandwiches, but their ice has also become famous as well. Chick-fil-A ice makers are another name for a nugget ice machines, which make a soft and chewable ice cube. Nugget ice makers are one of our most popular ice machine leases here at Easy Ice. However, these machines are not just popular in quick-service establishments.

How is Sonic Ice Made in Commercial Ice Machines?

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Sonic Ice
Sonic ice is a popular choice for hospitals, elementary schools, coffee shops, and restaurants. It has a soft, chewable texture that is appealing and functional in many settings. There are many commercial ice makers on the market that produce this type of ice. Curious how Sonic ice is made? In this article, we’ll show you how a typical Sonic ice ... Read More