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Grocery Stores

Grocery and Convenience Store food systems

For grocery food-service operators, we know that keeping things friendly and presentable behind the deli counter is a must. With the continuing growth of home meal replacement and the ever-increasing role of hot, prepared food in these “Grocerant” solutions, having a deli operation that functions as efficiently as any commercial restaurant kitchen is critical.

Grocery operation comes with its own challenges: delis tend to be located far from the back dock, sometimes requiring hot waste oil to be transported through the aisles of the store with all the safety concerns that raises. Also deli employees tend be older than a typical restaurant workforce and more vulnerable to back strain and slip and fall injuries.

For these reasons more and more of the largest, most progressive grocery and convenience store operators in the country have switched to Restaurant Technologies' solutions for their oil management. From Wegman's, Tops and Winn-Dixie in the East, Hy-Vee and Lund & Byerly's in the Midwest, to Stater Bros, Raley's and Albertsons in the West, the safety, sustainability and efficiency benefits have been compelling, and the impact on consistent food quality allows them to compete every day with home cooking.

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The proof was in the data – the statistics from TOM made us create good habits. And now that we’ve created them, the entirety of managing frying oil – from buying and storing to filtering and cleaning – is very easy to manage.
Haley Bitterman
Corporate Executive Chef, Ralph Brennan Restaurant Group
Employees love not being exposed to hot oil during the filling, cleaning and disposal process.
Eric Oppenheim
Chief Operating Officer, Republic Foods
We just had a workman’s compensation review and it’s surprising how much difference an automated system can make. We want employees to feel safe at work, and this is an easy way we can make it safer.
Tony De Salvo
Franchisee, Bar Louie
When KBP Foods walks into a room of general managers and says we’re going to put Restaurant Technologies into their restaurants, we get a standing ovation. It’s that important and that impactful.
Matt Hansen
Chief Operating Officer, KBP Foods
Compliance for filtration went from 43 percent to 95 percent and we have sustained a 21 percent reduction in oil usage for the past three years.
Rick Borchers
DavCo Restaurant
It’s just a done deal,” he said. “When I open a new Bar Louie, the Restaurant Technologies oil management system will always be part of the planning. It’s that simple.
Tony De Salvo
Franchisee, Bar Louie

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Summary
Total Cooking Oil Management and Solutions for Grocery and Convenience Stores
Service Type
Total Cooking Oil Management and Solutions for Grocery and Convenience Stores
Provider Name
Restaurant Technologies,
Area
United States
Description
For Grocery and Retail food operators, we know that keeping things friendly and presentable behind the deli counter is a must. With the continuing growth of home meal replacement and the ever-increasing role of hot, prepared food in these “Grocerant” solutions, having a deli operation that functions as efficiently as any commercial restaurant kitchen is critical.