Ice Tips

Newsletter March 2020 March 25, 2020 - March 23, 2020 Dear fellow icemen, icewomen and all EPIA members, Our packaged ice association, the EPIA, is not merely a social club, but is the extended family made up of responsible packaged ice producers, distributors, and all member companies providing the items that make ice production possible. Your elected Board of Directors has the […]
Boletin Marzo 2020 March 23, 2020 - 23 Marzo 2020. Estimadas compañeras, estimados compañeros de EPIA, Nuestra asociación de hielo envasado, la EPIA, no es simplemente un club social, sino que es una familia extendida formada por productores de hielo envasado responsables, distribuidores y todas las empresas miembros que proporcionan los artículos que hacen posible la producción de hielo. Su Junta Directiva […]
Do You Use the EPIA Facebook Page? January 21, 2019 - Facebook seems to get into the news if not daily, certainly weekly. That is both good and bad. Good because it is on peoples’ minds; bad because it is usually “bad press.” But what does it really mean to the company itself? In spite of the negative news, ad revenue is up and a survey […]
Ice cream… in a BAG! March 20, 2014 - After combining the ingredients, each  person can simply shake up their pouch of soft  ice cream and best of all…   it’s done in just five-minutes! The ingredients  you’ll need are… 2 tablespoons sugar 1 cup half-milk  and half-cream 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup salt (The bigger the granules, the better.  Kosher or rock […]
EPIA Mythbusters – water impurities don’t give you cloudy ice October 22, 2013 - Why is it that the ice we make at home it’s always cloudy, when the stuff we buy in bags is crystal clear? Is it because the water that ice companies use is purer than our tap water, or because our home freezers do the job too quickly? Time for The EPIA Mythbusters’ Team to […]
Ice isn’t just for the good times – it could help ease migraines October 18, 2013 - Migraine affects around 15 per cent of UK adults, and unless you’ve experienced one it’s pretty hard to convey what they are like other than them being a severe headache accompanied by nausea or visual disturbances, which often feels like having a golf ball behind one of your eyes. Plenty of prescription and over the […]