Electrostatic precipitators (ESP) pollution control units are quickly becoming the option of choice for many commercial kitchens across the country. Accurex’s Tyler Schilling breaks down the trends driving the demand for ESP, talks about the feedback they are hearing from customers and what’s next in pollution control.
It’s important to keep all food prep equipment clean, but especially food slicers. Why?
Carolyn Bilger: Obviously, food safety is important in any kitchen. The slicer’s always one of the first places the health inspector goes to when they come into a kitchen. And, about 80 percent of the listeria cases typically reported can be traced back to a slicer that’s not been cleaned properly.
Timber Pizza, a Neapolitan-type pizza place in Washington, D.C., has benefitted from Marra Forni’s custom ovens. When owners Andrew Dana and Chris Brady decided to construct their newest venture, Jewish-inspired deli named Call Your Mother Deli, they turned to Marra Forni to help them build a custom wood-fired bagel oven.
There is a common and annoying problem in the restaurant industry that doesn’t get the attention it deserves. It’s one rarely or inadequately addressed by customers or staff, but can negatively impact a dining experience to the point where a customer may not return.
When it comes down to ordering parts for foodservice equipment, there is no disputing the benefit of manufacturer-trained customer service staff. This minimizes downtime, saving money in the long run and time and aggravation in doing the job right.
A Q&A with Gyner Ozgul, vice president of operations, Smart Care Equipment Solutions
From start to finish, every step in the process of dishwashing is critical to maintain food safety and efficient operation.