Since its founding in 1950, Scotsman has pioneered the development of affordable, reliable ice-making machines. The company is one of the largest ice-machine manufacturers in the world, with distributors and authorized service agents in more than 100 countries to offer superior customer service. There are more than one million Scotsman ice machines at work around the world, with ice production capabilities ranging between 10 pounds of ice cubes to a maximum of five tons of scale ice in a 24-hour period. Scotsman offers the broadest line of ice machines as well as the most energy efficient, with many ice machines bearing the ENERGY STAR® by meeting strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy. Scotsman is No. 1 for one reason: We understand the critical importance of ice to any number of businesses.