Manitowoc Beverage Systems USA News

NEW FLEXTOWER ADDS FUN, FLAVOR, AND FLEXIBILITY TO BEVERAGE DISPENSING OPTIONS

March 28th, 2007

SELLERSBURG, IN – Servend, a leading manufacturer of beverage dispensers for the foodservice industry, introduces the new FT Series FlexTower™ beverage dispenser, a unique way to offer beverage flexibility to customers.

Dynamic silhouette, standard illuminated eye-catching graphics, and flashing keypad naturally draw customers into the beverage area. Once there, the customer is able to dispense cold, refreshing drinks all at the touch of a button. Also available are custom and proprietary graphic options, providing unique branding opportunities to further promote dispensed beverage offerings.

The FlexTower gives the option of either all non-carbonated post-mix beverages or a combination of beverages and flavor enhancements – serving customers the latest beverage trends from one single location. The small footprint maximizes valuable counter space while offering dozens of drink combinations. Available in 8-, 12-, and 16-flavor models. Servend’s new FlexTower beverage dispensers make it easy to combine fun, flavor, and flexibility for the ultimate in customer satisfaction.

In addition to the FlexTower, Servend manufactures a complete line of beverage dispensing equipment such as ice/beverage dispensers, drop-in beverage dispensers, electric countertop units, and mobile dispensing units. For more information on the complete Servend line, please visit us at www.manitowocbeverage.com.

Servend is part of the Manitowoc Foodservice Group, a subsidiary of The Manitowoc Company. As a leading manufacturer of ice machines, ice/beverage dispensers, and commercial refrigeration equipment, the Manitowoc Foodservice Group offers the broadest line of cold-focused foodservice equipment in the industry. The business brands also include, Manitowoc Ice, Kolpak, McCall Refrigeration, Multiplex, and Harford Duracool.

About The Manitowoc Company

The parent company, The Manitowoc Company, Inc., (NYSE: MTW) is one of the world’s leading providers of lifting equipment for the global construction industry, including latticeboom cranes, tower cranes, mobile telescopic cranes, and boom trucks. It is also a leading provider of shipbuilding, ship repair, and conversion services for government, military, and commercial customers throughout the U. S. maritime industry.