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CASE STUDY: Louisville Buffalo Wild Wings Saves $8k with FreshFry
As one of the most popular chicken wing restaurants in the nation, Buffalo Wild Wings knows what it takes to create delicious fried food. In an effort to maximize their frying oil operations, Louisville Buffalo Wild Wings sought the help of FreshFry to enhance their oil life and quality, optimize oil management and labor, and reduce overall oil costs. 
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Should Your Restaurant Find a Substitute for Peanut Oil?
Peanut oil has long been used by restaurants as a preferred fry oil to cook delicious, crispy food. It has some controversy, however, so it may be best to find a substitute for peanut oil to better serve your restaurant needs.
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Labor & Oil Costs are on the Rise: Here's How to Save Time & Money
The aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic has yet to come into full fruition, and restaurants are really feeling the pain of rising labor costs. There's one other expense that's on the rise too - frying oil costs are higher than they've been in years. 
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FreshFry Pods are Halal & Kosher Certified!
First there was certified Vegan, then NSF, and now, FreshFry can add Halal & Kosher to the list! At FreshFry, we're proud to use redeployed plant waste for an environmentally friendly, allergen free, and chemical free products. Having these certifications is our way of letting the world know that we strive to consider everyone's needs so we can better serve the world.
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OpsAnalitica and FreshFry Partner Together for Restaurant Sustainability
We're so excited to announce our new partnership with OpsAnalitica! This partnership will allow us to join forces in our efforts to help restaurants define and track sustainability.
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Frying Oil Test Kits are Now Available!
We're so excited to now offer our FreshFry Frying Oil Test Kits to our customers! Our testing kits allow users to test the quality of their frying oil in a matter of seconds by taking a small sample of oil from the fryer and comparing the color against the color of contaminated oil so you know when to make the change. Click here to purchase your Frying Oil Testing Kit now!
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Is Vegetable Oil the Same as Canola Oil?
Is vegetable oil the same as canola oil? Here are the similarities and differences you need to know. 
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The Best Way to Clean and Reuse Oil for Frying
There are many ways to filter frying oil, but there is one way that has proven to be better than all of the others. Here's the best way to clean and reuse oil for frying.
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Meet Tracy Jackson - Our Food Safety and Quality Assurance Lead
"I am excited to be working with such an energetic and creative team at FreshFry. Filled with gratitude to have the opportunity to work with vendors and manufacturers who are dedicated to supporting the FreshFry mission to upcycle plant waste into a product that reduces waste! These are concepts that were not even on the radar when I started my career in the food industry!" - Tracy Jackson
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Case Study: Home Run Burgers & Fries Saves $4,155 With FreshFry
Home Run is anchored to real food and excellent service, and they pride themselves on frying with premium oil and strong operations. They wanted to be able to serve great food while extending the life of their oil and reducing valuable time spent on filtering it, all while maintaining their core values. That’s where FreshFry came in.
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The 6 Enemies of Oil and How to Prevent Them
Preserving and maintaining great fry oil is the “secret sauce” to serving consistently delicious fried food because oil has such a huge impact on flavor and texture. Here are the “enemies” of frying oil as well as how to prevent them from deteriorating the quality of your cooking.
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Healthy Frying Oil? Here's How Restaurants Can Improve Their Food Health Quality
When it comes to fried food, “healthy” is probably the last word that comes to mind. But not all oil is created equal, and research shows that it’s not just the fat content that makes fried food inherently unhealthy, it’s what happens during the cooking process that has much more detrimental effects.
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The Restaurant Guide to "Sur-Thrival" in 2021
The restaurant industry took a major hit during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, and the restaurants who weathered the storm are now faced with the task of not only making ends meet, but also getting creative in how they save money while enticing customers to return at a greater frequency than ever before.
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Sustainability in Business: How to Beat the Labor Shortage
A truly sustainable solution will address your labor strains, maintain quality food, and take a reduced staff less time to execute. Here’s why FreshFry Pods tackle labor shortages while creating sustainability across all areas of your frying operations.
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Can You Reuse Fryer Oil? Yes! Just Check the Color
If you fry in dark oil, the outcome will be the same on the plate; a dark and inconsistently colored final product. The goal is crisp, delicious golden fried food. The color of the oil is a good, yet subjective, measure of the fried foods' overall quality.
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The Best Options for Filtering Fryer Oil at Your Restaurant
Frying oil is expensive. Besides your people and the food itself, frying oil is next highest expense in most restaurants, so it’s important to get the most out of it.
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Powder or Pods? Which is Best for Deep Fryer Oil Filtration
Let’s face it, you have been promised up to 50% oil savings for decades. Which technology is a better fit for your team and your future?
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One Way to Lower Food Costs for Restaurants
As states re-open and restaurant demand increases, we now face new challenges: shortages of food products and multi-year price highs. If your restaurant fries food, what should you be thinking about to streamline your operations? Protecting your investment in the food and the oil it’s cooked in is key.
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The Environmental Sustainability Pledge of FreshFry
Our Commitment to Waste Redeployment & Environmental Sustainability Why Earth Day Matters It’s been 51 years since the first Earth Day in 1970, when a passionate group of people convened to demand support for environmental protection. 
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FreshFry Wins AgTech Breakthrough Award
We won an award! FreshFry has been named the 2021 “Overall Restaurant Tech Solution of the Year.” We’re so excited and honored to be chosen out of 1,500 nominations from over 15 different countries worldwide who applied for the AgTech Breakthrough Awards.
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Methods of Determining How Often to Change Deep Fryer Oil
Reusing Oil for Frying? Know When to Change it with These Methods. There has always been a discussion around which method should be used in determining when deep fryer oil is “bad”. Some places will use the most sophisticated systems...
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