Prodigy® C2648 High-Capacity Cuber Offers Increased
VERNON HILLS, Ill. — February 10, 2011 — Scotsman Ice Systems, the
premier innovator of energy-efficient ice technology, announced the Scotsman Prodigy
C2648 high-capacity cuber is slated to be featured at the What’s Hot! What’s
Cool! new product gallery at the NAFEM Show 2011.
Introduced in 2010, the Energy Star-rated C2648 is
the only ice machine equipped with Prodigy smart monitoring technology and
capable of producing more than a ton (up to 2,600 pounds) of cubed ice in 24
hours. Scotsman Prodigy ice machines run longer and more efficiently due to
monitoring and diagnostic capabilities.
“The Scotsman Prodigy Cuber C2648 offers energy
efficiency and reliability for high-volume foodservice applications,” said
Terry Toth, marketing communications manager at Scotsman Ice Systems. “The self-monitoring
and diagnostic features of Prodigy ice machines ensure ice is available when it
Innovative products showcased in What’s Hot! What’s Cool! must be new
concepts or updates to existing products, available for sale after Feb. 8, 2009.
Products chosen demonstrate a strong value proposition to the foodservice
industry such as energy efficiency, food safety, labor saving, eco-friendly materials
and reduced footprint.
The C2648 is considered “lead-free” according to the
California Health and Safety Code Section 118875. Additionally, the C2648
complies with the U.S. Federal Safe Drinking Water Act, amended in January
2011, and the Vermont Act 193.
Known for their advanced technology and
self-monitoring systems, Prodigy products offer operators up-to-the-minute
reporting on their machine’s performance as well as maintenance needs. The
machines visually indicate the ice production mode and signal when routine
maintenance is required. An external diagnostic light panel makes it easy for
anyone in the kitchen, from senior chefs to servers, to read and understand
Prodigy equipment. When the Prodigy line was launched in 2007, the National
Restaurant Association recognized it with a Kitchen Innovations™
Visit the What’s Hot! What’s Cool! new product
gallery at the NAFEM Show 2011 to find out more about the Scotsman Prodigy
C2648, or stop by Scotsman’s booth 1405.
About Scotsman Ice Systems
As one of the world’s largest
manufacturers of ice systems, with more than 300 models of ice machines,
storage bins, and ice and water dispensers, Scotsman is dedicated to developing
today’s most innovative ice solutions. In 2010, Scotsman was the recipient of the Overall Best-in-Class award from Foodservice
Equipment & Supplies magazine, as well as the Best-in-Class award as
voted by dealers. Offering more than 50 Energy Star®-rated models,
Scotsman Prodigy technology reduces energy and water consumption, making a
difference for the environment and the bottom line. For more information, visit www.scotsman-ice.com.