Muckenthaler Incorporated is a family owned food service equipment dealer in Emporia, KS. MI has been serving the food service industry since 1970, and before that they were the equipment division of the Emporia Wholesale Coffee Company, a company founded in 1912. When the equipment company was formed in 1970, it was moved to the Commercial Street location, the former location of Emporia Wholesale Coffee Company.

The two corporations work together to serve their customer base and offer the concept of a full service house, while maintaining their individual identities. MI has a branch location in Topeka, KS with a full display room of stocking merchandise.

Our customer base includes schools, nursing homes, hospitals, restaurants, bars and clubs and other food service vendors.

We want happy and satisfied customers and a continued partnership for the future. We want our customers to feel that they can rely on MI for sound advice and the product they want at the right price. Our competency is based on the people in our company and the service we provide. At MI we offer you a complete program. Our reputation is all important as we implement the Golden Rule for success.

Added Value

At MI, we believe we have an added value that sets us apart from our competition. MI can deliver, install and set equipment up for hookup by others. We believe in training – for our employees AND our customers! We work with our customers after an installation on usage, maintenance and care of equipment. MI believes in service after the sale.  From factory to operation, we’ll make sure your equipment is installed and working properly.

Added Value Services:

  • Planning & Design – Kitchen, Seating, Plumbing & Electrical Layouts
  • Consultation & Budget Development
  • Product Selection and Equipment Specifications
  • Custom Stainless Steel Fabrication
  • Tabletop & Smallwares Supplies
  • Coordination of Delivery and Set-up services
  • Customer Training & In Service Demo
  • After the sale replacement parts support

Terms & Conditions

It’s easy to order…call, fax, e-mail or shop in person. Payment options include Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. To apply for an open account, an account application must be on file. Three business references and a bank reference are required. We will notify you of your new account status.

IN STOCK merchandise is available for immediate shipment. Orders will ship by UPS. All factory direct orders will ship by common carriers. IN STOCK equipment and contract items can be picked up or delivered by MI or common carrier for an additional charge. Equipment installation is also available at an additional charge.

Returned goods must be in the original containers and be in unused condition. All returns are subject to a 30% restock fee. All non-stock special order merchandise is subject to the manufacturers written return authorization and acceptance policy. Custom, made-to-order, products are NON-Returnable. Muckenthaler reserves the right to impose a minimum order dollar amount for shipping; all orders that do not meet minimum order requirements may be shipped with an additional handling charge included.