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When Chris and Denise Noyes bought Little Italian Pizza, a 2-unit pizzeria in suburban, Southwest Chicago, they faced the the management decision crucial to any entrepreneur--determining their primary management goal. They could manage for growth, they could manage for profit, they could manage for cash, or they could achieve a compromise among the three. "For us," Chris stated, "it wasn't a question. We were managing for growth."

And grow they did. Financing themselves to the hilt, obtaining leasing to conserve working capital while upgrading equipment, they remodeled, redecorated and opened an additional store, in just over four years.

The 20 year-old revolving tray, solid shelf oven in their main store, was providing great service, and--more important to Chris--the exact type of bake for which he was looking. So when they opened their new store, he knew he wanted another revolving tray design. "The Fish P-60 we purchased went in easily, and gave us a great bake, right from the start," Chris said. "You can't beat a revolving tray design for baking consistency, and the Fish oven gave us everything we wanted."

As the improvements, upgrades and spreading "word-of-mouth" endorsements of Little Italian pizza caught on, though, Chris and Denise were faced with a new challenge: too little baking capacity at their main store. "It got to the point," Denise said, "that we were telling call-in customers they would have to wait over an hour, just to pick a pizza up.""The old oven was still running fine," Chris stated, "but we had to get more capacity."

As in any shop or plant, the replacement of any major piece of equipment demands either a back-up system, or a very quick turn-around, to keep down-time to a minimum. We knew from our previous experience approximately how long it would take to assemble a new oven, but had no idea how long the take-down of the old main oven would require.
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Find everything you need to take care of your fish, pond, or aquarium. Every fish needs a tank to call home. Whether you’ve got a Betta or a blue tang, you can find the right tank and essentials to suit your pet’s needs. Tanks come in all shapes and sizes from the quarter-gallon acrylic desktop variety to the 75 gallon saltwater aquarium. The size of your tank depends on the type and quantity of fish you keep. Similarly, the accessories you need depend on the size of your tank and the type of fish you have. A wide selection of specialized equipment is available for freshwater or saltwater tanks including tank cleaning accessories, skimmers, salt mixes and reef lighting. All your fish’s must-haves in one easy-to-find spot – shop for all the fish supplies and accessories your pet needs. Shop Cabela's large selection of quality bowfishing gear & equipment from top ..
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Repair Shop
At Fish ‘n Fins, our certified technicians service dive equipment and SCUBA gear, including regulators, BCDs, fins etc. for all major manufacturers.

Internet/Computer Access
We offer cheap and easy Internet access in our Photoshop, complete with a Japanese computer. You can also print out documents (or photos) with our high-quality color printer.

Classroom
Our classroom is the perfect, relaxing atmosphere in which to take your courses. Located on the dock with the Rock Islands right outside the window, you will have lectures, watch videos, and talk with your teacher in here. Lunch and snack breaks are at our restaurant just outside.

Hotel Pickups
We pick you up from your hotel in the morning and drive you back home again after diving, all using our fleet of new, clean air-conditioned vans

Restrooms
We’re proud of our toilets! The restrooms are new and very clean.

Hot Shower
When you get back to Fish 'n Fins after a day of diving, you will enjoy a hot freshwater shower right on the dock.

Rinsing Facilities
After a day of diving, your gear and camera equipment can be rinsed in our specially designed rinsing tub made out of fiberglass, not the usual concrete, to protect your dive gear. We have a separate rinsing tub for cameras.

Gear Room
Our gear room is fully ventilated to allow your gear to dry. And there is a security guard on the premises 24 hours every day plus CCTV, not only to protect our dive shop, but to protect your equipment. They also received mystery shopping assessments to ascertain customer service levels and the quality of fish and chips, along with in-depth judging audits to appraise a wide range of criteria including ingredient storage and preparation processes, cleanliness and integrity of shop equipment and observation of cooking practices.