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Research and Markets: Global Ice Maker Market 2015-2019 – Key Vendors are Hoshizaki, Ice-O-Matic, Manitowoc & SCOTSMAN

October 21, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Global Ice Maker Market 2015-2019” report to their offering.

The global ice maker market to grow at a CAGR of 7.9% during 2014-2019

The report, Global Ice Maker Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Ice machines used in the healthcare industry are different from the machines used in the food and services industry. Usually in the healthcare sector, hospitals use nuggets and flake ice makers for storing organs and treating injuries. For instance, in cold compression therapy, a large quantity of ice is required, which mandates the demand for in-house ice-making facility. For this therapy, ice is used to lessen inflammation and swelling to delicate tissues. The treatment is particularly helpful for sprains, strains, pulled muscles, and pulled ligaments. Flake ice is particularly used to treat sprains and bruises, as well as in the transportation of organs and tissues.

According to the report, the market growth is driven by several factors including the increased intake of ice in beverages. Also, the expansion of fast-food chains worldwide drives the demand for ice makers. The increased need to store perishable food items will fuel the demand for ice for storage and cooling purposes.

Further, the report states that the cost of installing and maintaining an ice maker poses a challenge for market growth.

Key vendors

– Hoshizaki

– Ice-O-Matic

– Manitowoc


Other prominent vendors

– Cornelius

– MaxxIce

– Newair


– Whynter

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