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With Empire
Cooler, you will
always have ice

The leader in ice machine & refrigeration leases, sales, and services.

When ice is critical for your business to run smoothly, choose
the most trusted name in the industry for over a century.

Empire Cooler is recognized as the leader in ice making and refrigeration leasing and maitnenance programs.
Our customer relationships are built on honesty, integrity, and our responsive, “whatever it takes” approach.

Choosing the right solution to fit your business.

There’s a lot to consider when leasing ice and refrigeration equipment—proper sizing, quality installation, comprehensive service and maintenance, and emergency ice delivery. We’ll guide you through the entire process of selecting the right leasing and maintenance program for your specific situation and budget.


Ice Machine & Refrigeration Solutions

Your all-in-one leasing and purchasing solution.
When it comes to ice machine leasing and purchasing, we’re your reliable industry partner. Whether you need to lease a hefty upfront investment or looking to buy and gain long-term asset, we simplify commercial ice-machine choices, making your decision clear, precise, and right on the money.

  • Expert advice on selecting the right ice equipment
  • Delivery and installation included
  • Personalized support
  • No upfront investment in commercial ice equipment

Service & Maintenance

Keep the ice flowing. Need a routine cleaning or an emergency repair? Just give us a call. Our ice-machine technicians will get your commercial ice equipment into top operating condition. You can also sign up for our comprehensive Preventative Maintenance Program, which includes ice machine cleaning, and repairs.

  • Fast service for ice equipment repairs
  • Simple ice machine repair scheduling
  • Experienced technicians
  • No job too big or too small

Industry Solutions

If your business requires ice, we have the solution. From restaurants and healthcare facilities to stadiums and factories, our ice machine cleaning company serves a wide array of businesses and industries—both large and small. Our experts will work closely with you to create a customized package that meets your budget, business requirements and the demands of your customers and your employees.

  • Ice-making solutions for every business
  • All-in-one solutions for ice machine leasing, cleaning, and maintenance
  • Dependable quality

Resources & Equipment

Not sure where to start? Our ice machine repair company is here to help. From the first inquiry to ice equipment installs to commercial ice machine service calls, we apply our knowledge of all things ice and help you make the best leasing and maintenance choices for your business. We’ll help you figure out the amount of ice, the type of ice, and the commercial ice equipment you need.

“I don’t need people who are looking five minutes ahead, I need people who can look five years ahead. That is what I get with Empire Cooler.”

SINCE 1932

Why Choose
Empire Cooler Service?

Ice making solutions.
Trusted partners.

Big or small. Pop-up restaurant or large sports arena. We believe in the power of working together to develop customized plans to ensure your success. Our experts take the time to understand the details of your specific ice needs so our solution will be a perfect fit.

High Quality. Exceptional
value. It’s that simple.

There’s a reason Empire Cooler is synonymous with excellence in the ice-making business. Our customers appreciate our high-quality products and dependable service that helps them keep their businesses running smoothly.

You’ll always have ice
no matter what it takes.

If you face an ice problem, you can be certain that Empire Cooler’s leasing and maintenance program includes emergency ice delivery to keep your operations running smoothly.

The Effects of Hard Water on a Commercial Ice Machine in Chicago.

Regular maintenance and cleaning of the ice machine can also help prevent and manage scale buildup caused by hard water. This includes descaling the machine periodically using appropriate descaling agents. It is important to follow the manufacturer’s instructions and guidelines for cleaning and maintenance to ensure optimal performance and longevity of the ice machine.

Problems with your ice maker? Reach out today!