Author Archives: Cody Bell

About Cody Bell

Cody Bell is a Content Specialist for Central Restaurant Products, a foodservice equipment and supply distributor in Indianapolis. Cody writes for the catalog, website and blog. He interacts with Central's customers each day through Central's Pinterest account. Each year, Cody attends the National Restaurant Association Show. In addition, Cody has attended Vollrath University and the NAFEM Show.
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Tip of the Day Tuesday: Fryer Oil Longevity

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If your restaurant uses a deep fryer, then you know that oil can get pretty pricey after awhile. If you’re looking to extend the life of your oil, there are several things you can do. The …

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Tip of the Day Tuesday: Election Day

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Today’s Tip of the Day is pretty simple. It’s Election Day here in the good ol’ US of A, so be sure to get out and vote! The polls are open until 6 P.M. across the …

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Wordless Wednesday: J.C.’s Vortex Burger

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Today’s Wordless Wednesday is J.C’s Vortex Burger from Metro Diner in Indianapolis. A half pound burger tucked between two grilled cheese sandwiches!

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Planning for Halloween Weekend

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As October starts getting into full swing, we get closer to one of my favorite holidays…Columbus Day! From the Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria, there are all sorts…yeah, you’re not buying this, are you? Of course not! …

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Foodservice Industry News Week in Brief: September 16, 2016

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Welcome to the end of the week! Check out this week’s top foodservice industry news stories, Central blogs and promotions for the week of September 12-16, 2016! Foodservice Industry News HuffPost Taste: Here’s Your Chance to …

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More than Pumpkin Spice: Fall Flavors to Utilize on Your Menu

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Let’s face it, at this point in time, at least SOME of us are Pumpkin Spiced out. Each year, it’s Pumpkin Spice-this, Pumpkin Spice-that…enough, I say! There are so many other fall flavors and ingredients out …

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Throwback Thursday: Hog Fest 2014

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Today’s Throwback Thursday takes us back to almost 2 years ago exactly, as Central went Hog Wild! Keith Kidwell, our Chief Marketing Officer, donated one of his hogs from his farm for us to have a hog …

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Wordless Wednesday: Sweet and Spicy Dog

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Today’s Wordless Wednesday is a Sweet and Spicy Dog from Nani’s Cafe & Beach Shop in Union Pier, MI.

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