Hotelex Show

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Because only the best commercial ovens keep your kitchens running like they need to.

Hotelex Show

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This week ACP President, Tim Garbett, and Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Mary Potter, are both attending a show hosted by Hotelex in Shanghai, China. The Menumaster® Commercial booth will be fully staffed by representatives from EYoung, an ACP distributor in Shanghai, and CP Solutions, a distributor in Hong Kong.

Hotelex hosts roughly 1,500 exhibitors from around the world. Each show will contain ten different sections, each with display booths from manufacturers and restaurant professionals demonstrating different topics, including appliance and amenities, tableware, or food and beverage. For more information about Hotelex, click here.

Industry Tid-Bits

Chef's Corner

Because only the best commercial ovens keep your kitchens running like they need to.

Industry Tid-Bits

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Ali Group North America announced that Rob Geile has accepted a position as vice president of consultant services for the company. He is considered an “industry veteran” and his responsibilities will involve maintaining relationships with collaborating companies including ACP, Inc., Aladdin Temp-Rite, and several more. For more details, click here.

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The folks at Caribou Coffee recently announced the addition of sandwiches to their menu. Like several other coffee shops, they hope to appeal to those in search of a quick lunch or mid-day snack with their coffee or tea. ACP’s high speed combination ovens (MXP and Jetwave™ models), assist with this goal by allowing the addition of a hot food item without sacrificing counter space or preparation time.

But these aren’t just your average ham and cheese sandwiches, each one is made with specialty ingredients including brie cheese and roasted turkey. To learn more, click here.

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Like several other franchises, Panera Bread recently announced that they will be hopping on the technology bandwagon. Bagel lovers and the like will now be able to curb those cravings by placing orders with a mobile device while on the go. Click here for more details.

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Starbucks recently showed their appreciation for veterans with a donation of $30 million to help with research in post traumatic stress disorder. CEO Howard Schultz also announced the launch of an effort to provide jobs for 10,000 veterans and their families. Click here to learn more.

Horecatel Show

Chef's Corner

Because only the best commercial ovens keep your kitchens running like they need to.

Horecatel Show

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A booth setup at the Horecatel show is shown.

This month, several ACP microwave ovens were displayed at an exhibition show hosted by Horecatel in Belgium. From March 9-12, Laszlo Erö and other representatives from Eliona, an ACP distributor in Belgium, gathered to present the commercial ovens to other members in the industry.

An ACP customer who specializes in french fries and other similar foods presented the RFS518TS model at the show.
An ACP customer, who specializes in french fries and other similar foods, presented the RFS518TS model at the show.

This show was a representation of the growing popularity and use of microwave ovens in Europe. “This is the biggest exposition of specialized equipment for hotels, restaurants and snack bars for the French speaking part of Belgium,” said Erö.

A company's booth at the Horecatel show displays the RFS518TS model as a way to heat the frozen foods they produce.
A company’s booth at the Horecatel show displays the RFS518TS model as a way to heat the frozen foods they produce.