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The main entrance to Ratioform's central office in  Pliening, Germany, just outside of Munich.

Adventures Abroad: Central in Munich

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In 2009 Central was acquired by TAKKT AG, the leading B2B direct marketing company for business equipment in North America and Europe. Headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, the TAKKT group is made up of companies in over 25 countries, supplying a range of …

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Celebrate National Food Safety Month Year Round

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Did you know that September is National Food Safety month? If you did not, it’s probably because a successful restaurant operator knows that food safety is important every month…every day…and every hour. Their customers and employees …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Sous-vide

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Though the technique has been around since the 1970s, sous-vide cooking has just begun gaining popularity in the restaurant industry. Literally translated to “under vacuum,” sous-vide (pronounced soo-veed) cooking is a precise, controlled cooking method using water …

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Central Exclusive Cutlery

The Real Secret to Easy Cubed Watermelon – Central Exclusive Cutlery

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Have you seen the YouTube video of the real-life fruit ninja who cubes half a watermelon in seconds with just a few cuts from his knife? He first makes two cuts perpendicular to the rind on …

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Celebrate Summer Savings With 15% Off All Vollrath Products through Central Restaurant Products

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Central has teamed up with Vollrath for an exclusive promotion: 15% off all Vollrath products through Central!

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Refrigeration and Furniture: Central’s New Products

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Hundreds of new items debut in Central’s new July 2014 catalog. Check out our new offerings in Refrigeration and Furniture from our Central blog.

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Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest – A July 4th Tradition

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July 4th is a special day in America, of course. It’s the time to break out your American flag pants and majestic bald eagle shirts and celebrate our independence. Like most major holidays, the 4th is …

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Wordless Wednesday: Fire Dog

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Check out the Fire Dog, courtesy of King David Dogs in Indianapolis!

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