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How Delivery is Changing the Face of Convenience Foods

In our increasingly on-the-go society, speed and accessibility are driving factors in consumers’ food choices. The restaurant industry has noticed this trend, giving new competition to convenience and grab-and-go food items stored in commercial refrigerators. The growing focus on delivery services is changing the industry much in the same way drive-thru […]

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8 Tips for Improving Commercial Refrigerator Efficiency

The kitchens in restaurants, hotels, and hospitals are leading sources of energy consumption. Within that space, commercial refrigerators account for over 30% of the electricity usage.   Fortunately, there are easy ways to improve the efficiency of refrigeration units. Simple operational changes and improved cleaning habits can reduce usage between 10% and 30%. Doing so […]

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On-the-Go Food Cases Are on the Rise

On-the-go food cases are increasing in popularity, making them key to merchandise sales. From supermarkets to c-stores, hotel lobbies, and more, consumers want to get what they need and get going.   The popularity of impulse-driven food sales brings change to store layouts and the type of commercial refrigerators being used. Here’s what foodservice directors […]

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4 Ways School Lunch is Getting Major Upgrades

In response to the obesity crisis that’s affecting American children of all ages, school systems are rethinking their foodservice. The days of greasy pizza, white bread, and processed cheese products are over. Today, school lunch options strive for health with whole grains, proteins, and fresh fruits and vegetables. Serving children […]

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4 Food Service Trends for 2017

Trends in the food service industry are driven by the four “Cs” — cost, convenience, consumers, and competitors. From corner stores to supermarkets and restaurants, consumers in 2017 are seeking high-quality, ecofriendly food options that support a healthy lifestyle without breaking their budgets. In order to keep up and keep […]

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