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Commercial Popcorn Machines Review

Commercial popcorn machines aren't just for movie theaters anymore. They are a fun addition to kitchen equipment in many venues. Not only are they decorative, they also bring consumers back to childhood memories of carnivals and movie outings, winning them over with nostalgia. Beyond bringing back these fond memories, popcorn is also an nexpensive addition that can be added to many venues. And, the attractiveness of popcorn as a snack, dessert, or garnish, (without toppings, of course) is that it is low cost and low in calories, making it appealing to vendors and health-conscious customers alike.

When choosing a commercial popcorn machine, venues should consider their purpose in buying the machine. If popcorn is a major selling item, for example at a carnival, circus or movie theater, then a decorative machine with a high output is your best option. If it is for mass production, but behind the scenes, then a larger and more powerful machine is more suitable. However, if a chef wants to use gourmet popcorn in desserts and as a way to make dishes unusual, then a compact popcorn machine will suffice, since only small quantities are needed at a time. Popcorn machines are also available with carts and stands which can really enhance their appeal to your guests. Also, don't forget that there is an array of popcorn toppings out there (when we put calories aside) which will really help your profit-margins soar.

  Paragon 1108910 Original 1911 Popcorn Machine 8 Oz. Paragon 1120810 Classic Pop Popcorn Machine 20 Oz. Paragon 1106710 Professional Series Popcorn Machine 6 Oz.
Product Name

Paragon 1104510 Thrifty Pop Popcorn Machine 4 Oz.

Paragon 1108910 Original 1911 Popcorn Machine 8 Oz. Paragon 1120810 Classic Pop Popcorn Machine 20 Oz. Paragon 1106710 Professional Series Popcorn Machine 6 Oz.
Price $281.99 $649.59 $1,964.99 $549.74
Efficiency Pops 92 one-ounce servings per hour Pops 147 one-ounce servings per hour Pops 400 one-ounce servings per hour Pops 113 one-ounce servings per hour
Size Kettle holds 4 oz. Kettle holds 8 oz. Kettle holds 20 oz. Kettle holds 6 oz.
Warranty 1 year, parts only 3 year, parts only 3 year, parts only 3 year, parts only
Best Use Small-scale popcorn preparation Medium-scale popcorn preparation Large-scale popcorn preparation Small-scale popcorn preparation
Features
  • Tempered glass panels
  • High-output, hard-coat anodized aluminum kettle
  • Side-hinged kettle
  • Sturdy cabinet construction with aluminum extruded side posts
  • Presentation lamp
  • Easy to clean surfaces
  • Old-fashioned design attracts customers
  • Space saver design, fits in small places
  • High-output, hard-coat anodized aluminum kettle
  • Side-hinged kettle
  • Stainless steel foodzone and tempered glass panel
  • Built-in warming deck
  • Old maid drawer catches unpopped kernels
  • Presentation lamp
  • Easy to clean
  • Classic design attracts customers
  • High output, hard coat anodized aluminum kettle
  • Side-hinged kettle
  • Stainless steel foodzone and tempered glass panel
  • Built-in warming deck
  • Stainless steel base
  • Old maid drawer catches unpopped kernels
  • Infrared Toughcoat™ Heat Lamp
  • Easy to clean
  • includes 20  oz. measuring cup for corn, a 3/4 cup measuring cup for oil and a stainless steel speed scoop
  • Commercial grade stainless steel parts
  • Enhanced corrosion resistance, and long lasting durability.
  • Simple, elegant labeling and lighted red switches
  • High- performance textured powder coat finish
  • Space saver design, fits in small places
  • High-output, hard-coat anodized aluminum kettle
  • Side-hinged kettle
  • Built-in warming deck
  • Old maid drawer catches unpopped kernels
  • Presentation lamp
  • Easy to clean
Comments This popcorn machine is a real find for beginner's. At an econimcal price it will pay for itself in a matter of days. It is also useful for small-scale, gourmet popcorn preparation in venues looking for unusual ways to spruce up their plating and dishes. This popcorn machine is relatively strong and has an excellent warranty.  Businesses looking to add popcorn machines when catering birthday parties and other events may find this to be a good option. This heavy-duty popcorn machine allows for mass popcorn production, It has an excellent warranty and is an ideal option for carnivals, circuses, stadiums, movie theaters, convention centers, and amusement parks. This is a highly functional popcorn machine, perfect for home or business use. It will blend in perfectly in  concession stands, school events, business functions, catered events.and home theaters. It  provides distinctive home styling while retaining commercial functionality, making it an excellent choice for any popcorn making purpose.