Archive for September, 2007

Market Group Ventures shows Econofrost night curtains to food service industry

Friday, September 28th, 2007

Econofrost appears at the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers show where exhibitors roll out a broad array of food service equipment, supplies and technology to some 20,000 foodservice professionals.

NAFEM, a major trade association of foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers, hosts this years biennial trade show from October 11-13, 2007 at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Participation in the highly popular event for the food equipment industry means Econofrost can show the food retailing industry how supermarkets can simply and affordably save energy costs while ensuring food safety and extended shelf life of fresh foods on display.

Food industry retailers interested in increasing energy savings and reducing operating costs can meet Econofrost representatives at booth 7838 on the trade show floor. Econofrost also invites display case manufacturers, food equipment distributors, store design firms, refrigeration equipment specialists, and energy consultants to stop by.

Econofrost thermal night covers are easily pulled down to stabilize cooler temperatures in open refrigeration cases overnight to reduce energy losses, prolong the shelf life of refrigerated merchandise, and decrease the energy load on refrigeration equipment. Independent laboratory tests have proven direct energy savings of up to 36%, and using Econofrost night curtains results in lower heating and air conditioning costs. Leading quality Econofrost night covers can be specified as an option from most manufacturers of commercial refrigeration equipment or ordered for retrofits. 

Econofrost has served the supermarket industry since 1975 and made over 250,000 installations in nearly 30 countries. Market Group Ventures, Inc., the parent corporation for Econofrost and Promolux Lighting International, is a world leader in providing retail technology solutions for merchandisers.

Econofrost and Promolux Lighting Available to Commercial Food Industry at Energy and Technical Services Conference

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

Technology exchange discussions bring together manufacturers and retailers.

Energy efficiency, refrigeration and commercial lighting technology discussions are on the table at the Food Marketing Institute Energy and Technical Services Conference, September 9 – 12 at the Marriott Tech Center, Denver, Colorado.

Regular exhibitors at FMI trade shows, representatives of Econofrost reflective night covers and Promolux Lighting International are on hand at the September energy and technology conference Manufacturer/Retailer Exchange sessions, and will meet with food industry retailers interested in energy savings and operating costs reductions. Market Group Ventures Inc., the parent company for Econofrost and Promolux, also invites design firms, refrigeration equipment distributors, and commercial food equipment distributors to stop by their table to discuss their technology solutions for the supermarket industry.

Econofrost night covers provide a simple, affordable way to save energy by maintaining temperature control in open refrigeration cases, prolonging the shelf life of refrigerated merchandise, and decreasing the energy load on refrigeration equipment.

Promolux is a leading manufacturer of true color definition lighting for merchandising displays, and offers low UV lighting solutions that dramatically improve visual impact and extend the shelf life of fresh food displays.

Econofrost woven aluminum display covers can be specified as an option from most manufacturers of commercial refrigeration equipment or ordered for retrofits. Econofrost has been serving the supermarket industry since 1975 and has made over 250,000 night cover installations in nearly 30 countries. See

Promolux balanced spectrum low radiation lamps are designed specifically for fresh food displays to protect food safety, extend shelf life and maintain product quality in meats, dairy, produce and all other fresh food displays. See Econofrost and Promolux can easily become part of every retail stores food marketing strategy.