Service Insights from Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

July 10, 2012

Be Prepared When Buying Unknown Equipment

With operator budgets remaining tight due to a variety of economic factors, the temptation remains to buy used or lesser-known foodservice equipment in order to save a few bucks. Here are a few tips to help foodservice operators tell the good opportunities from the bad.

CFESA’s Maintenance Tips for Fryers

Found in practically every type of operation — from bars and burger joints to white-tablecloth restaurants — fryers are among the most ubiquitous types of foodservice equipment. CFESA recommends operators take these few simple steps to ensure that their fryers keep operating properly.

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Saving Energy through Equipment Startup Schedules

By creating an equipment startup schedule that follows daily production plans foodservice operators can lower their energy costs by reducing the number of hours individual items run.

National Restaurant Association Reports Continued Restaurant Job Growth

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) shows that the restaurant industry continues to serve as a leading creator of jobs, outpacing overall U.S. employment growth.

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Winston Expands Rep Network

Winston Industries has added Johnson Commercial Agents to its network of independent manufacturers’ reps.

T&S Brass Opens Training Facility

Facility will service foodservice operators, consultants, sales reps and others.


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