Fresh Format Stores

Howe Rapid Freeze® ice flakers are used by retailers worldwide for food cooling applications such as seafood displays and produce counters.

Quality Ice

Howe Rapid Freeze® ice flakers are utilized by fresh format neighborhood markets worldwide for specialty cooling applications and spot displays across the store.Howe’s ENERGY STAR® qualified flakers produce the coldest and longest lasting ice resulting in significantly lower labor, energy and water costs.



Howe flakers are available in three different configurations; rack connected, self-contained and as a split system. Our units are compatible with many different refrigerants including the environmentally-friendly CO2.


Satisfied Customers

Over 50 of the top 100 U.S. supermarket chains use Howe Rapid Freeze Ice Flakers. As the "Original" flake ice designed equipment, Howe has built its reputation on being an industry leader in food cooling applications!


Norman’s has owned and operated Howe Ice Machines for almost 20 years! In addition to their equipment, the customer service is quick and attentive, giving you answers to questions and solutions to problems immediately. Howe Ice Machines are second to none. We are a company strong on tradition and Howe has become a part of that.

Jared Lieberman, Norman’s Air Freight Service, Oceanside, New York
Read Story

The machine is tough, runs regardless of outside temperature or sea conditions. Replacement parts are easy to get, and installation is a breeze. Sales and service at Howe are outstanding… knowledgeable, helpful, friendly and always timely!

, F/V Sea Capture, Inc., Montauk, New York
Read Story

We enjoy the ice business with Howe Team, great communications and transactions. All I can say is we love the ice machine. Like we say "If you install it right ... it will work right"

Ulik Milstein, Super Cool Refrigeration, Los Angeles, California
Read Story