Follett Corp. Follett Corp.’s new Vision ice and beverage dispenser can deliver carbonation levels comparable to that found in canned or bottled beverages. The dispenser is available with an optional ice water bath that is used to chill the beverage water and syrup before the carbonation process. This feature allows the water to absorb more
Ruiz introduces an El Monterey “Meat Lovers” dream with the Supreme Omelet Tornado. The El Monterey Tornados continue to satisfy the consumer’s desire for delicious hot-to-go’ foods that are perfect for any meal or snack. The Supreme Omelet Tornado is the newest addition to the breakfast Tornado flavors and includes egg, sausage, bacon, ham and
C. Cretors and Co. introduced its new Cretors Hot Dog Grill a fresh twist on the basic hot dog cooker design. The grill includes an innovative, patent pending, center-drive shaft design that reduces strain on gears and ensures a longer motor life. The grill’s stainless steel cooking surface, withan aluminum heating plate underneath, ensures
Follett Corp.’s newest Horizon icemaker, the Horizon 1400, can produce up to 1,400 pounds ofice per day. With the Ice Manager diverter valve system, one Horizon machine can now automatically fill two dispensers, sensing when ice is needed and diverting production to that location. All Horizon applications provide customer-preferred Chewblet ice, reduced energy and water
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co. (USSTC) will launch new and improved Skoal Bandits moist smokeless tobacco (MST) pouches. Replacing the existing Bandits line, the new Skoal Bandits will come in mint and wintergreen flavors and debut at retail in August. Every can of new and improved Skoal Bandits will contain 20 compact
Concordia Coffee Systems introduces the Concordia Self-Serve Espresso Bar, the first turnkey kiosk that provides a genuine caf experience right out of the box. The contemporary kiosk with cherry cabinetry features Concordia’s Acorto Model 2500i automatic espresso machine, which produces lattes and cappuccinos at the touch of a button. Users make their beverage selection
Fire Mountain Beverage Co. launched a new trademarked product FIVE O(2), which stands for Flavor Infused Vitamin Enriched with Oxygen. This product is an oxygenated, flavored water product with vitamins, and it has been developed in four initial flavors—-lemon, tropical, berry and mango. These products take advantage of current market-trends in the beverage industry that
Cash Solutions is offering a free equipment promotion to retailers opening a merchant account that could attract more customers by allowing them to accept Visa and MasterCards. The new VeriFone Omni 3740 is shipped to a retailer programmed and ready to use, with all the processing capabilities needed for a compact point-of-sale terminal with
ADVANCE Advance introduces its new LISOD ignitor shut-off device for magnetic HID ballasts, ideal for roadway lighting, street lighting, factory/warehouse settings and a range of other high-pressure sodium and metal halide lamp applications that use an ignitor. If a lamp fails to start, the technology disables the ignitor and prevents its from continuously pulsing-protecting and
Extra flavor HoshizakiAmerica Inc. introduces the Opti-Serve Cubelet Ice and Water Dispenser Serieshands-free operational units, the largest of which can produce up to 803 lbs.of ice within 24 hours. The Opti-Serve Dispenser produces chewable, dry cubeletice and is stored in a sanitary built-in bin. Designed for dependability, theycan store up to 95 lbs. of ice.
Bic Usa Inc. The new BIC® Gripper lighter and case has a style so fierce it will reach out and grab customers. As the market leader, BIC continues to give consumers new ways to Flick Your BIC®. BIC® Gripper is one of many new product introductions for BIC in 2006 and is available now. Its
Solo Gi Solo GI Nutrition Inc. has improved its popular SoLo GI energy bar in vibrant new packaging, with a delicious new flavor and reformulated ingredients. The new packaging features an eye-catching yet soothing lavender background, with imagery depicting man’s connectivity to and dependence on the earth and sun for health and vitality. The company
J&j Snack Foods J&J Snack Foods presents Luigi’s Real Italian Ice, now with no sugar added and sweetened with Splenda. Now, the great taste of Luigi’s can be enjoyed with no sugar added in popular lemon and cherry flavors, sweetened with the delicious taste of Splenda. The 6-ct. retail cherry & lemon variety pack carries
Miller Brewing Co. Pull down bigger sales by teaming up with Miller Lite and Miller Genuine Draft for the 2006-2007 pro basketball season. The popularity of professional basketball is bigger and better than ever. Miller Lite and Miller Genuine Draft will help retailers build on this momentum with a one-of-a-kind basketball program that will create
B2 Beverage Co. B2 Beverage Co. has launched its "first in category" non-carbonated tropical fruit and cream flavored premium malt beverage line called Hard Creamer, along with its sub-brand Kalima Hawaiian Hard Creamer. The product stands out because of its combination of creamy taste, smooth texture and vibrant colors resembling fresh oranges, strawberries and peaches.
Shure Manufacturing Corp. introduces the Shuresafe Model #670198 Transaction Drawers to the market. The drawers are stainless steel security drawers used for transferring items to and from the operator without opening doors. Use these dual-action pass-thru drawers for small transactions. A center divider maintains attendant security, controls environmental hazards and minimizes noise in the
Point Blank Beverages introduces Torque, alcohol-fueled with caffeine, ginseng, taurine and guarana. Torque has a lemon-lime citrus flavor to it and comes in cases of 24 16-ounce cans. Torque, which has been on the market for more than a year now, is available from 45 wholesalers and is sold across the U.S. in 16 states.
August marked the 30th anniversary of a jewel of a candy: the Ring Pop. Manufactured by Topps Confections since 1977, the candy ring was originally offered in two flavors: cherry and grape. Kids now choose from more than 10 different fruitand twisted flavors, as well as specialty seasonal tastes. Ring Pops enduring popularity has become
BLIMPIE Subs & Salads announces the availability of its new Grilled Sub line, which will include the Ultimate Club; Beef, Turkey and Cheddar; and a grilled Buffalo Chicken Melt. As with all BLIMPIE sandwiches, the ingredients of the new Grilled Subs are sliced fresh to order before grilling. In addition, there will be regional offerings
D& S Car Wash Equipment Co. introduces a new Tri Gloss showerhead application system for its line of D & S 5000 touchless automatic carwash systems. The new application system provides an extremely foamy, sudsy lather with greater consistency and with better air and chemical utilization. Tri Gloss, designed to maintain and preserve clear-coat
Hoshizaki’s Air-cooled Cubelet Ice and Water Dispenser is a hands-free operational unit producing up to 288 pounds of ice within 24 hours. The self-contained design reduces opportunities for cross contamination and the exclusive Clean Cycle 12 design performs a 15-minute flush every 12 hours, which washes away impurities andleads to longer machine life and cleaner
Retailers looking for a satellite beverage dispenser unit to use for promotions should check out Foxx Equipment Company’s Brew Tender, a portable cooling and dispensing appliance. The Brew Tender dispenses beverages ice-cold without the dilution caused by melting ice. It features a removable and refillable ice chamber for convenience, internal beverage and ice lighting
FETCO introduces the newest addition to its innovative Extractor Coffee Brewer series, the CBS-2042. This sophisticated brewer is designed to brew directly into the one-gallon L3D model LUXUS Thermal Dispenser. It keeps coffee fresh and hot for hours with no heating source. The CBS-2042 is simple to use; the amount of coffee and customized brews
Reflect Systems Inc. Reflect Systems Inc. introduces ReflectView 1.5, which allows retailers to distribute, track and manage their in-store and point-of-purchase multimedia content. ReflectView enables retailers to convert existing media content from DVDs, tapes, CDs and compressed digital media into audio/video files playable on digital signage both inside and outside the store. The network-based product