Love At First Sight: Romance in Blooms Meets CoolBot

Kathleen Kreher is the owner of a retail flower shop, Romance in Blooms, in Chicago, Illinois. She has been in business since 1994, offering flowers for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, funerals and everything in between. Over the decades, both her passion for flowers and her loyal customer base has blossomed.  But in 2023, she faced a major challenge: her landlord decided …

CoolBot Spotlight: Customer Support Team Member, Pete Burns

Store it Cold believes in world class service, in real world time. We spoke with Customer Support Team Member, Pete Burns, to hear more about his job and how the CoolBot team operates. A slightly edited transcript of the conversation can be found below. Pete, how long have you been part of the Store it Cold family and how did …

CoolBot Spotlight: Customer Support Lead, Dan Schumacher

Store it Cold believes in world class service, in real world time. We spoke with Customer Support Lead, Dan Schumacher, to hear more about his job and how the CoolBot team operates. A slightly edited transcript of the conversation can be found below. Dan, you are the Lead Customer Support specialist at Store it Cold. How long have you been …

CoolBot Walk-in Spotlight: Sales Manager, Caleb Brock

We recently caught up with our Sales Manager, Caleb Brock, to discuss all things CoolBot Walk-in related. Caleb has been a key member of our team for the past two years, working with hundreds of customers to help them with their cooling needs. Learn more about Caleb in this employee spotlight. Get a quote from Caleb for your walk-in cooler …

CoolBot Huge Savings for Saskatchewan Elk Hunter

Jason vanOirschot – a grain farmer from north east Saskatchewan, Canada – lives in a region rich in wildlife. Hunting moose and elk is very popular amongst his neighbors and friends. But they all face the common challenge of how to store and process their meat in a safe and efficient way, because everyone is out hunting at the same …

Karrie + Gordon Nesbit’s 100 Acre Makeover

Karrie and Gordon Nesbit “accidently bought 97 acres” about two years ago outside of the college town where they met Bloomington, Indiana – where they hadn’t lived in about 25 years. They were only seeking about one acre to “put up a shop for woodworking projects and have a garden,” but ended up with nearly 100 acres! They bought the …

Cruizin Brewz Uses CoolBot For Unique Customized Tap Trucks

Pete Shanley has been collecting antique cars all of his life. “I’ve got a bit of a collection,” he tells us. “Most of the stuff is older, from the 1920s and 30s, but there’s also some new stuff. Most people are into [collecting] the same type of cars, but I’m more into things that are a bit different.”  Pete has …

Dustin Apple Celebrates 7th Season With CoolBot

Dustin Apple – or you might recognize him by his YouTube handle Whiteriverrambo – and his wife Amy have both been bow hunting since the nineties. Dustin is actually celebrating his 30th year bowhunting. They reside in Southern Indiana and are “year round avid sportsmen,” hunting deer, turkey and fish. Their diet consists mainly of this meat, in addition to …

Malt barley

Advanced Brewing: Mashing

Mashing is the process of converting grain starches into sugars that can be used by the yeast in the brewing process. The term applies to “all-grain brewing” which uses crushed malted barley to make the wort (unfermented beer). Though a bit intimidating at first, most homebrewers can master the art of mashing with just a bit of research and practice. …