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Whether you're a first-time buyer or a seasoned foodservice industry veteran, our goal at KaTom is to help you find the right equipment for your business. We know you're busy, so we've done all of the legwork for you.

Buying Guides & Advice

Undercounter Ice Makers Buying Guide

Let KaTom help you choose the best undercounter ice maker for your establishment's needs. Read our buyers' guide on undercounter ice machines here.

Bakery Case Buyers' Guide

Check out our buyers' guide to bakery cases, learn about the different functionalities of bakery merchandisers, and find the right one for your needs.

Use & Maintenance Advice

A Guide to Fryer Filter Cleaning

Find our quick reference guide to fryer filter cleaning here and keep your oil fresh, your food pure, and your filter unit working properly.

Care & Handling of Aluminum Cookware

Check out KaTom's guide to care and maintenance for aluminum cookware, and we'll explain how to clean aluminum cookware so that it shines for years to come.

Industry Information

Maintaining Food Temperatures in Healthcare

Learn more about KaTom's solutions for promoting health and wellness in at-risk patients by maintaining safe food temperatures in healthcare settings.

New High Chair Regulations in 2019

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is implementing new regulations in June 2019 for high chair safety. Read the new requirements here.

Start-up Guides

So You Want to Serve a Charcuterie & Cheese Board

Starting a restaurant charcuterie program can be a lucrative prospect. We look at how best to start serving charcuterie in a restaurant.

So You Want To Start A Bar...

Opening a bar can be an exciting but difficult business venture, and your preparation and hard work can help you succeed.

Case Studies

Dead End BBQ: KaTom Team Shepherds Second Location

George Ewart, owner of Dead End BBQ, worked KaTom to furnish his new restaurant in Maryville with the best kitchen supplies and furniture.

Scripps Networks: KaTom Helps Media Giant Feed Employees

KaTom Restaurant Supply reboots kitchen at Scripps Networks' HQ to enable company to provide tasty, healthy food to its employees.