Latest Icemaker Stories

2014-02-28 23:29:33

The price of ice makers has been increasing during the past three years and is projected to continue growing, and the low level of product specialization and switching costs aid buyer power. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of ice makers to its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Ice makers have a buyer...

2013-06-25 23:24:03

Analysis shows there is surprisingly a significant difference between the energy consumption of chest and upright freezers. Knowing how to choose the right freezer type will help maximize savings. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Over the last decades, the efficiency of most appliances, including freezers, has improved significantly. Current models use less than half as much electricity per year as models from the 90’s; around the last time many households bought a second freezer....

2011-05-20 00:00:29

Indigo combines innovation with cutting edge diagnostics to deliver worry-free ice machine solution. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 Manitowoc Ice has just unveiled its newest commercial ice machine"”the Indigo. The Indigo ice machine represents innovative operational systems with advanced, easy to use on board computer systems. The results are: ice production that is clean, efficient, and reliable. Amongst the cutting-edge features on the Indigo, is an advanced diagnostics system...

2011-04-22 00:00:31

Leading US-based home appliance manufacturer NewAir is introducing two new ice maker models to its line. The NewAir AI-120S and AI-130S offer the same high volume ice production that has led to the success of NewAir's previous portable ice makers. These 2 new models add versatility to the NewAir lineup, offering ice makers that dispense ice and make ice cubes in a new style. The NewAir ice maker suite has ice making options to fit any lifestyle. Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) April 21, 2011...

2011-04-15 07:16:23

In tests of four different types of new refrigerators, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) researchers found that ice makers increased rated energy consumption by 12 to 20 percent. About three-fourths of that additional energy cost is due to the electric heaters used to release the ice bits from the molds. With only one-fourth of the extra energy actually used to cool and freeze water, "there are substantial opportunities for efficiency improvements merely by optimizing the...

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This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).