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As a leader in professional food equipment design, manufacturing and service, Unified Brands is proud to support an extensive portfolio of foodservice products, providing smart solutions for today’s commercial kitchens.

Sous Vide Cooking hits the mainstream

December 05, 2017

A decades-old cooking process has finally become common in the culinary world. Sous Vide is a French term that translates to “under vacuum”. The process of cooking food in vacuum-sealed packages at a very tightly controlled low temperature in circulated water is generally known as cooking with the Sous Vide Process.…


How the “Groceries at a Hardware Store” Concept Applies to Commercial Kitchens

October 03, 2017

I saw a franchising ad for Ace Hardware the other day and it mentioned groceries. I will admit, it kind of caught me off guard. It seemed unusual until I thought of the big box stores that sell everything from rope to rabbit food.…