2012

Vitamix Sponsors 2012 Cleveland Restaurant Week 11.15.2012

Vitamix®, the world leader in high-performance blending equipment for home and commercial use, is proud to be a sponsor of Cleveland Restaurant Week, a two-week culinary extravaganza hosted by Cleveland Independents, running November 5 - 19. Nearly 90 locally-owned and operated restaurants and food establishments – spanning from Sandusky to Mentor to Akron – make up the Cleveland Independents group. read more

Vitamix® Named Best in Class for Sixth Year by Foodservice Equipment & Supplies Magazine 11.02.2012

Vitamix®, the world leader in high-performance blending equipment for home- and commercial-use, is proud to be recently named Best in Class beverage and blender consultant overall and by dealers and operators by Foodservice Equipment and Supplies (FE&S) magazine. These awards are given to industry manufacturers with products or services that are superior in providing value in multiple ways. This is the fourth consecutive year that Vitamix has been awarded with the Best in Class designation. Since 2007, Vitamix has won numerous category awards including fourteen FE&S Best-in-Class Awards, including Best in Class Overall, Best in Class by Dealers and Best in Class by Operators. read more

Pastry Chef Rises to the Top in Vitamix® Chef “Blend Off” 10.19.2012

Philip Speer, executive pastry chef at Uchi restaurant in Austin, Texas, came out on top during The 2012 Vitamix® Challenge, while battling it out against five other top chefs from across the country in a one-of-a-kind “blend off.” Contestants were tasked with creating a dish that showcased the Vitamix blender in an innovative, creative and delicious way. read more

Vitamix® Challenges Chefs’ Creativity 09.27.2012

Several of the most talented chefs from across the country will battle it out during the ultimate cooking competition–the 2012 Vitamix Challenge. Equipped with a Vitamix blender, shared kitchen equipment, and contributing their own ingredients, six professional chefs will "blend-off" in an attempt to win the ultimate Vitamix package for their kitchen and the bragging rights as this year’s Vitamix Challenge Champion. The 3rd Annual Vitamix Challenge held at the StarChefs.com International Chefs Congress is a real-time event that tests the culinary skills and determination of each participant. The Vitamix Challenge takes place in New York City on October 2nd. read more

Vitamix Expands with New Manufacturing Facility in Suburban Cleveland 08.16.2012

CLEVELAND – (Aug. 16, 2012) – Just a few months after breaking ground on a $10-million-dollar, 51,000-square-foot expansion of its world headquarters, Vita-Mix Corporation today announced it is expanding yet again. This time, the manufacturer of high performance blending equipment will open a new facility in Strongsville, Ohio, eight miles from its Olmsted Township headquarters. read more

Vitamix® Launches the Automatic Mix'n Machine®, Receives Kitchen Innovations 2012 Award 05.04.2012

Vitamix introduces the Automatic Mix'n Machine®, a hands-free, fully programmable, commercial-grade mixer that incorporates candies, syrups, cookies and hard-to-mix ingredients into soft serve ice cream or frozen yogurt without damaging the inclusions. Specifically created for convenience retailers, it’s ideal for "self-serve" and "operator-serve" milkshake and mix-in beverage or dessert creations using soft-serve ice cream and frozen yogurt. read more

A New Generation of Blending Has Arrived: The Vitamix® Professional Series 750 03.09.2012

Offering pre-programmed settings, quieter blending, a compact container, full variable speed plus a pulse feature, the Professional Series 750 delivers advanced, high-performance blending in an attractive, timeless design – a contemporary interpretation of the classic Vitamix experience. read more

A Premium, Professional-Grade Blender Worthy of Your Kitchen’s Counter Space: The New Vitamix® Professional Series 300 03.09.2012

Performing tasks that no other blender can match, the Professional Series 300 easily takes the place of several kitchen appliances. Featuring a new design, quieter blending, full variable speed plus a pulse feature, the Professional Series 300 delivers advanced, high-performance blending in an attractive, timeless design. read more