The Cornelius Company has been making quality fountain equipment since the 1930s. Back then, they specialized in beer kegs and draft beer equipment. Nowadays, the company has branched out into Cornelius ice dispensers and machines that accommodate a wide range of commercial ice makers for businesses.
For first-time small business owners, the price of a new ice machine can be intimidating. Not only are commercial ice machines expensive, but there are hidden costs associated with owning an ice machine, like maintenance, cleaning, and repairs. This can lead new business owners to try and cut costs when it comes to sizing. Let’s take a look at the main issues with sizing an ice machine too small and why you should aim to buy larger than a 100 lb. ice machine.
You have the money, so should you buy or rent an ice machine? Sure, owning has it’s benefits, but smart business owners know that saving time and money is an important factor in running a successful business – and taking care of your ice machine wastes both.
We show you all the factors that come with owning an ice machine, and why renting is often the better alternative.