Commercial Ice Machines…Does Brand Matter?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ice Machines 101

  When your business needs a commercial ice machine, does the brand of the manufacturer really matter? Hoshizaki, Manitowac, Scotsman, Ice-O-Matic — is there really a difference? Restaurant owners and hotel GM’s are far less concerned with brand loyalty than with the seamless performance of a commercial ice machine.  They just want ice in the bin. All of the major … Read More

What Happens If My Ice Machine Breaks on a Holiday?

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Holidays are no different than any other day of the year at Easy Ice.  Our U.S.-based customer care team is always available for our customers. Weekends, holidays and off-hours don’t affect the quality service that you’re used to during business hours.  Our national network of service technicians allows us to guarantee service any day of the year.  If we can’t … Read More

The Ice Machine is Beeping…What Does That Mean?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ice Machines 101, Troubleshooting

  The first thing you should do if your Easy Ice Hoshizaki ice machine is beeping is count the number of beeps between the 3-second pauses.  Then call us at 866-easyice (866-327-9423).   It is critical that you call customer service and provide the beeping pattern information so we can help resolve the issue and arrange for breakdown ice if … Read More

Commercial Ice Machines and Restaurants: Ice Bath

Reading Time: 2 minutes Food/Ice Safety, Ice Machines 101

Commercial ice machines are ubiquitous in restaurants because ice has so many practical applications in dining facilities. The automatic thought around ice makers in restaurants is the need for ice on the bar side of the business.  But food-grade quality ice is also imperative in the kitchen.  Today, we’re going to highlight ice baths for cooking and storage. Foods are … Read More

What Payment Options Do You Offer?

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  We have a few hassle-free monthly payment options: You can set up automatic debit authorization from your bank account You can charge your monthly subscription to a major debit or credit card eCheck or Electronic Funds Transfer (issued on the first day of each month) With either choice, you will be charged your first month’s partial subscription fee (based … Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Commercial Ice Maker Machine Subscriptions

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What is a commercial ice maker machine subscription?  Subscriptions are not like traditional leases or rentals for commercial ice maker machines because they are all-inclusive and provide your business with every component to keep the ice machine running optimally at all times.  Our commercial ice maker machine subscriptions ensure your business gets a specified quantity of ice* on a daily basis, … Read More