Why Do You Charge Tax?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Easy Ice Program

State governments across the country require the collection of sales tax on all equipment rentals, leases, and subscription services that includes ice equipment.  State tax codes can be pretty daunting, but this explanation from Florida’s Department of Revenue is very straightforward. As noted in the Florida document, Personal Property for a business is any property or equipment that is movable ... Read More

How Do I Ensure the Ice I Serve is Clean and Safe?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ice Machine Maintenance, Ice Safety

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There are two stages to providing clean and safe ice. The first stage is producing safe ice.  The second stage is handling the ice safely.  Easy Ice takes care of the first, the operator is responsible for the second. Easy Ice employs three techniques to ensure your ice machine is properly cleaned and sanitized to ensure the ice cubes harvested ... Read More

Who Takes Accountability for Ice Machines Over Their Lifetime? Part 3

Reading Time: 5 minutes Easy Ice Program, Ice Machine Cleaning, Ice Machine Maintenance

Chief Iceologist, Mark Hangen, concludes his exclusive 3 part series. Accountability and Commercial Ice Machines We’ve discussed the transactional nature of the ice machine industry.  Now let me tell you how Easy Ice has addressed accountability when it comes to commercial ice machines. We created Easy Ice with the idea that by taking accountability for our customer’s ice machine they ... Read More

Who Takes Accountability for Ice Machines Over Their Lifetime? Part 2

Reading Time: 3 minutes Easy Ice Program

Chief Iceologist, Mark Hangen, continues his discussion about ice machines and who's accountable for keeping them running. Dependable Ice for Your WorkforceWith an Easy Ice subscription, you can ensure your staff always has ice available throughout the day. Request a quote Accountability and Commercial Ice Machines:  The Conversation Continues Part 1 ended with the question “why aren’t manufacturers building longer-lasting, ... Read More

Who Takes Accountability for Ice Machines Over Their Lifetime? Part 1

Reading Time: 3 minutes Easy Ice Program

Chief Iceologist, Mark Hangen (CEO), explores accountability and commercial ice machines in this 3 part exclusive series. Dependable Ice for Your WorkforceWith an Easy Ice subscription, you can ensure your staff always has ice available throughout the day. Request a quote Accountability and Commercial Ice Machines There is a simple, profound truth which separates Easy Ice customers from those who ... Read More

Do I Have to Perform Any Maintenance on the Ice Machine?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Easy Ice Program, Ice Machine Maintenance

Preventive maintenance is included in our commercial ice machine subscriptions.  As part of your subscription, we will schedule and perform preventive maintenance.  We also replace standard ice machine water filters twice per year (at no cost), according to the manufacturers' recommendations for ice machine maintenance. Routine preventive maintenance is imperative to keep the ice machines running well and to avoid ... Read More