Movie Lover Gifts: Find the Perfect Present for Home Movie Theater Lovers

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Nothing beats an at-home movie theater experience with surround sound, your favorite movie on the big screen, and the smell of popcorn in the air. Recreate the authentic movie theater experience in the comfort of your home and make long-lasting memories for all your family and friends with an original popcorn machine made in the

What is dry or air-popped popcorn?

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Popcorn….Who doesn’t love it? Just mention the word and the look of “Yum” will appear on everyone around you. Over the years, there have been many ways developed to cook popcorn. In the last couple of decades, dry popping has become very popular. Let’s take a closer look at dry popping, and why it is

5 Reasons Why your Concession Stand Needs to Sell Nachos!

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Let’s be honest…who doesn’t love nachos? Their warm, melty cheese, flavor-filled goodness is a crowd pleaser every time! If you want to operate a successful concession stand, offering nachos to your customers is a no brainer! Whether you run your business in a movie theater, sports stadium, or at a local school's special event, nachos

Essentials to have at Your Concession Stand

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Your Ultimate Concession Stand Essentials Guide It’s an undisputed fact that hot and delicious food is the main driving point behind why people leave their homes. Think about it – movies? Popcorn. Carnivals? Cotton candy. A child’s birthday party? Pizza by the slice. So, when starting or expanding on your own concession stand business, the

How to Keep Pizza Hot and Fresh with a Food Warmer

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We know as well as anyone that there’s no such thing as bad pizza. Pineapple pizza? Sign us up. Pepperoni and sausage? A classic. Just plain cheese? Kevin McCallister was upset for a reason, it will always reign supreme. There is one type of pizza that we don’t love, however, and that’s lukewarm, room-temperature pizza. No, not

What are the Most Popular Flavors of Cotton Candy?

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Ah, summer, that blissful time of year for beautiful weather, evenings out, and making memories with family and friends. Of course, when you think of summer, you think of Cotton Candy! Many people do not know that Cotton Candy goes back two centuries to the sweet year of 1897, when dentist (ironically) William Morrison and

Game Day & Hot Dogs: A Match Made in Heaven

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Who doesn’t love a delicious hot dog on a beautiful summer game day afternoon? If you are a fan of baseball, you know how popular the hot dog is as the nation’s # 1 go to meal at the ballpark. Have you ever wondered exactly how hot dogs got to be such an honored tradition

How to Make Kettle Corn in a Popcorn Machine

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What is more delicious than freshly made kettle corn? A long-standing, quintessentially American snack that is perfect in any setting, we can’t get enough of it. Cretors is here to give you the definitive guide on how to cook kettle corn. In this article, we provide you with all you need to know about making kettle corn

The Best Concession Stand Food to get your Stand Poppin'

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Deciding what scrumptious food to sell at your concession stand is the start of a delicious journey. However, with the vast array of options available, it can be difficult to know which concession stand food will draw in the crowds. Fortunately, Cretors has a wide range of equipment to ensure that no matter what concession

How to Make Carnival-Worthy Cotton Candy

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Roll up, roll up to get the best cotton candy equipment on the market! Summertime will soon be upon us. This means longer, fun-filled days, al fresco dining, and of course, everyone’s favorite fluffy, sugar-spun snack: cotton candy floss. Don’t leave it too late to get your cotton candy stand organized! It’s your chance to be the