National Iced Tea Day

[fa icon="calendar"] Jun 9, 2017 4:00:09 PM / by Franke Americas

Franke Foodservice Solutions is located in Smyrna, TN just outside of Nashville, and being in the south it gets HOT during the summer months. This might be one of the reasons why sweet tea is a go-to drink for many people here. In fact, iced tea is so popular that someone made a National Iced Tea Day, and it happens to be this Saturday, June 10th.

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On the Rocks vs. Frozen Margaritas on Cinco De Mayo

[fa icon="calendar"] May 5, 2017 8:40:56 AM / by Franke

The battle of the Ices

It’s that time of year again - Cinco de Mayo. Each year Cinco de Mayo gives millions of Americans an excuse to have a night of fun at their favorite neighborhood Mexican restaurant, and of course, consume a good number of margaritas. So, before you go out tonight take a moment to learn a little bit more about Cinco de Mayo and the drink of the day, the margarita.

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Five Reasons to Serve More Iced Beverages

[fa icon="calendar"] May 3, 2017 9:00:00 PM / by Franke

Iced tea and cold brew coffee are gaining popularity as consumers venture into new flavors and seek healthy beverage options. But where’s the proof that iced tea and coffee are just as popular (or more popular) than their hot counterparts? It's right here. Learn More

Why Ice Is Essential to a Good Cocktail Program?

[fa icon="calendar"] Apr 4, 2017 11:57:08 AM / by Franke

The craft cocktail trend is way beyond a trend. It’s something that’s here to stay, and savvy operators can capitalize on this fact by paying attention to all the ingredients that comprise a craft cocktail. One of those items is ice.

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See What a QSR Veteran Says About the Importance of Clean Ice

[fa icon="calendar"] Mar 23, 2017 4:43:20 PM / by Franke

Bob Yost is a veteran of the foodservice industry, having contributed to various QSR brands throughout his 30 years in foodservice. We sat down to talk with him about his experiences, specifically about why a restaurants ice program matters and how it can be improved.

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