Icemakers/Coolers - Get Cool and Cooler
By Tatyana Sinioukov
Specialty refrigeration is reaching a higher end, going places it's never gone before. Beverage coolers feature multi-zoned, state-of-the-art cooling systems and are moving out of the kitchen and into the bathroom. Wine coolers are getting bigger, and icemakers incorporate filters to make the American consumer a bit healthier.
Although wine coolers still dominate among beverage chillers, the category now stretches to include milk, juice and soda chillers and even a beer-keg cooler that, when the keg kicks, doubles as a fridge.