Arctic Glacier is North America’s leading manufacturer and direct-to-store distributor (DSD) of premium quality packaged ice, ice equipment and related services. Since its start in 1996, Arctic Glacier has grown significantly through strategic acquisitions and organically. Today, as the largest producer of packaged ice in Canada and one of the two largest within the United States, Arctic Glacier proudly serves over 75,000 retail, commercial and industrial customers.

Arctic Glacier currently operates 45 production and 51 distribution facilities across North America. Arctic Glacier was acquired by the Carlyle Group in 2017, and is well financed and strongly positioned in Carlyle’s Core Infrastructure Fund.




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Arctic Glacier is represented by the International Packaged Ice Association.