A unique know-how : our story

Flake ice on demand



Incontestable and uncontested product quality for more than 50 years. Over 700 machines and silos installed each year. 

  • Machine reliability,
  • Economical: long service life (exceeding 20 years on the average) and low energy consumption,
  • Short ex-works delivery times,
  • Swift and high-end after-sales service. Most of the parts ordered before 14:00 are shipped the same day and delivered by express messaging service,
  • Products bearing the Made in France label that comply with all European, North American, Russian etc. standards.


Geneglace factory (partial view)



  • 12 December 2017

Geneglace was acquired by its director Serge Vidal. The new autonomy of the company enabled it to strengthen its position on its market as the leader of flake ice production, storage and dispensing solutions.

  •  16 June 2011

Merger with GEA Réfrigération France S.A.S.

  • 1 July 2008

Transformation of GENEGLACE sas into GEA Geneglace s.a.s.

  • 1 January 2003 

FRIGOFRANCE turns its ice machine business into a new subsidiary, GENEGLACE sas.

  • 1987 – 1999

After its acquisition by the Dutch group Grasso, specialising in refrigeration, Frigofrance was held by the German GEA Group: roughly 200 companies and a headcount of 20,000 worldwide.

  • 1978 founding of Frigofrance

 Manufacture of: Ice machines – Geneglace brand and other products

WAREHOUSE (partial view)


Geneglace building