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Scotsman reveals ‘huge commitment’ to create green multi-purpose ice machines

Scotsman reveals ‘huge commitment’ to create green multi-purpose ice machines

Scotsman has launched a range of icemakers that it says are not only amongst the most eco-friendly on the market, but also produce a wide choice of different ice types.  The EcoX range uses only natural refrigerants and complies fully with upcoming European Union F-Gas Regulations. It includes machines making gourmet, dice and cubelet/nugget ice cubes,

BREAKING NEWS: Equipment supplier HTG Trading to start 2018 with new management structure

HTG Trading, which owns Hubbard Systems and Taylor UK, this morning announced major changes to its senior management structure.  Simon Aspin, currently commercial director of Hubbard (pictured left), will become managing director of HTG from January 1 2018. At the same time Taylor’s commercial director, Pete Gray, becomes managing director of Taylor. Meanwhile Martin Wood (pictured

FOODSERVICE EQUIPMENT OF THE YEAR 2017: ‘Innovation’ category winners

The catering equipment market has had a lot to contend with this year but one consistent feature of the sector has been its ability to launch fantastic products! From spring all the way through to winter, the calendar has been populated by the introduction of new kit designed to make life easier, safer, faster and

Scotsman packs more punch for operators that need ice in big quantities

Hubbard Systems has launched a new Scotsman ice machine capable of producing almost 700kg of ice per day while still fitting into the industry standard 760mm (30-inch) wide format.  The newest addition to the NW Series, the NW 1408, is known as the ‘Slim Fitter’. Hubbard claims it breaks new ground in being the market’s only

What does the future look like for commercial kitchens?

Manufacturers continue to invest millions of pounds to make their equipment more efficient than ever before. But where will the biggest gains be made in future and what is the next generation of ‘energy efficient’ catering equipment likely to look like? The adoption and integration of technologies from other industries and sectors could well signal

Revamped London Marriott Hotel stocks up on Scotsman ice machines

Hubbard Products has bagged a deal to supply the London Marriott Hotel Regents Park with Scotsman ice machines for use by its guests. The luxury 4-star hotel, which boasts 311 rooms, has recently undergone an extensive modernisation, with a new spacious lobby and each floor being upgraded to meet the expectations of modern travellers. One

SPECIAL REPORT: Making sure your ice machine works when it matters most

Ice makers across the country will be under increasing stress in the coming weeks as consumer demand for ice cubes rises alongside the mercury. FEJ investigates best practice techniques for maintaining ice machines over the summer so you can steer clear of equipment breakdowns when it matters most. Given the hygiene and safety issues surrounding

BBC ‘faecal bacteria’ findings prompt slew of ice advice

Following yesterday’s news that BBC’s Watchdog programme found bacteria from faeces in samples of iced drinks from Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero, ice machine manufacturers have been queuing up to give advice to operators. Hubbard Systems, UK supplier of the Scotsman range of ice machines, says it’s about time the industry cracked down on

Ali Group insists it will meet warranty terms for brands impacted by Dawson closure

The Ali Group has vowed to fulfill all warranty commitments relating to equipment brands distributed by Dawson in the UK after announcing plans to shut the subsidiary. Barnsley-based Dawson is the UK representative for Comenda warewashing products, Lainox and Rosinox cooking equipment, Mareno cooking suites, and Rendisk food waste management systems. But under a new