Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc.
New Port Richey, Florida
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
Product Brand Owner
Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc., is a leader in designing, manufacturing and supplying food and beverage equipment globally. The company has a portfolio of brands that includes Cleveland®, Convotherm®, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Koolaire®, and Manitowoc® Ice. Manitowoc Foodservice is receiving ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence recognition for its support of the ENERGY STAR specification development process, leadership in marketing ENERGY STAR certified products, and stand-out efforts to educate employees and end users on the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified products. Key 2015 accomplishments include:
- Offering more than 1,100 ENERGY STAR certified products across six commercial foodservice product categories. Significantly increasing the number of ENERGY STAR products offered in its Koolaire line, while maintaining strong offerings in its other brands.
- Continuing to advance the promotion of ENERGY STAR through targeted magazine advertising, participation in more than 150 trade shows, point-of-purchase literature, and creative social media, including iTunes and Google Play apps that educate customers on energy efficiency. Collectively, these generated more than three million impressions.
- Initiating a travelling road show outfitted with ENERGY STAR ice machines, which stopped in 15 metropolitan areas to educate local dealers about the product and its energy efficiency features.
- Training more than 7,500 employees, and an estimated 3,600 distributors on the value of ENERGY STAR certified products.