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Hubbard Systems is the UK’s leading and longest established specialist distributor of Scotsman commercial and industrial ice making machines and accessories, which are available via dealers nationwide.
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Greening the planet with leftover ice cubes

25 June 2018

Hubbard Systems shows how to utilise leftover ice cubes in a hygienic and environmentally friendly way There’s often ice leftover in an ice maker’s storage bin when staff come to clean it. So what should be done with it after the machine’s been cleaned? Usually it’s chucked out which is an absolute waste, but it’s not hygienic to serve it in drinks. The ice experts at Hubbard Systems, the company that markets Scotsman ice machines in the UK, suggest an...

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Scotsman brings a sense of cool control to a fiery world

15 June 2018

Fire Service College improves hydration techniques thanks to chewable ice cubes.  Exposure to high temperatures and arduous activities during firefighting training can have effects on the human body due to raised core body temperatures.  For firefighters battling the blaze, or members of instructional staff supervising them, any type of relief from the heat can make a significant difference. One of the specialist institutions central to the development of making improvements to safety in these arduous conditions is the Fire Service...

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Greener ice: Scotsman EcoX offers variety of ice types as well as eco-friendly icemakers

18 May 2018

Hubbard Systems says new range recognises demand for specific ice types. 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, as well as flake and scale ice systems.  It also includes ice dispensers...

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Big screen bacteria: ice in cinemas found to be unacceptably contaminated

10 May 2018

Hubbard highlights the simple measures that could avoid similar cases A report on BBC’s Watchdog programme has found high levels of bacteria in ice at three top cinema chains. In one instance, levels of bacteria were found to be 10,000 times higher than acceptable levels. Hubbard Systems, which markets the Scotsman range of ice machines, says it’s vital the industry gets serious about cracking down on poor hygiene practices that lead to the issue.  “It’s obvious that the message isn’t getting...

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Hi-performance warewashing

8 May 2018

Hubbard Systems launches latest Comenda Hi-Line pass through machine. The latest Comenda pass through warewasher, the Hi-Line HC14 RA, delivers superb wash results, is easy to live with and offers a wash cycle as short as 47 seconds.  Options include an energy saving system that reduces consumption dramatically.   The Comenda range is distributed in the UK by Hubbard Systems. The HC14 RA is designed to be easy to live with.  Standard features include a self-draining wash pump, a choice of...

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