See what’s new in Popcorn Technology!

Gold Medal introduces two new advanced control options for commercial poppers in the PopClean® Elite Popper® Series.

First, discover why the PopClean® Elite Popper® Series is the choice for high-volume concession stands like movie theaters and stadiums/arenas.

Then, learn about how Advanced Membrane Controls will set the new standard for popper operation.

And finally, get introduced to the technology that is transforming how to pop popcorn: The Advanced Touch Screen Controls.

PopClean Elite Series Popper Advanced Controls

Why Choose the PopClean® Elite Series® Popcorn Machine?

The PopClean® Elite Series® leads the way in popping technology to ensure your venue excels.

State-of-the-art Popper Filtration System


Top Performance

The highest level filtration system traps and filters steam, smoke, and oil vapors, eliminating the need for a vent hood.

PopClean Fire Suppression


Fire Suppression

Safety-focused protection. The PopClean® Elite Popper® Series has earned the FDNY Certificate of Approval #5830.

User-friendly Popper Control Interface


More at Your Fingertips

With the Advanced Membrane and Touch Screen controls, you will get a user-friendly interface, step-by-step instructions for operating and cleaning, preset popcorn recipes, and more.

Advanced Touch Screen Cook Control



Now you can program your own settings and recipes into the popper, so it is automatically accessible, saving time.

Popper Bar Graph Data


Bonus Features

Back-of-the-house reports help track usage; plus, tech services diagnostics mean less down time for your machine. (Available on the Advanced Touch Screen controls.)

Popclean Elite Series Popper with Advanced Membrane Control


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Advanced Membrane Controls

To better the user experience, Gold Medal is introducing the Advanced Membrane Controls for PopClean® Elite Popper® Series with Precision Pop® technology. More intuitive than traditional rocker switches, it makes programming and operation easier. Operators prefer the Advanced Membrane controls because of these attractive features:

Popper Advanced Membrane Control

  • Precision Pop® technology allows you to easily select the type of popcorn (butterfly or monster mushroom) and flavoring (salt or sweet). The popper will automatically adjust the popping cycle and temperature for each combination.
  • Visually appealing backlit membrane keypad
  • Easier to train new employees
  • Easier to clean
  • Automatic filter system shutoff after 15 minutes of idle time extending the life of your filters
  • Simplified and convenient onetime oil calibration
  • Simple programming and customization allow users to experiment with different recipes
      • Select Popcorn Type, Flavoring and Load Size
      • Eight easy-to-program/customize recipes
      • Customize the oil amount, load temp and dump temp
  • A 2-line LCD display enhances readability and shows kettle temperature, cycle count, and oil level status
  • Display screen can also show error codes for ease of diagnostic giving you less down time
  • Now standard on all PopClean® Elite Popper® Series Models

Ideal venues for the PopClean® Elite Popper® Series Advanced Membrane Control:

Movie Theaters / Cinemas

Stadiums & Arenas

Grocery Stores

Other High-Volume Venues


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Popclean Elite Series Popper with Advanced Touch Screen Control


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Advanced Touch Screen Controls

Taking easy operation even further, Gold Medal introduces an intuitive touchscreen display panel. Simple to use, it provides operators the ultimate user experience. Designed to be both visually appealing and functionally relevant, the digital interface is straightforward, providing the best in ease and usability. Operators enjoy upgrading to the Advanced Touch Screen Controls because of these features:

Popper Advanced Touchscreen Control

  • 7” touch screen display allows intuitive operation of the machine and easy to access recipes
  • Customizable mode of operation
    • Theater Mode – employees cannot change settings/recipes. The manager can make changes using a password
    • Standard Mode – anyone can change settings/recipes. No password needed
  • Easier to use and train employees
  • Easier to program and customize recipes
  • Videos for quick reference, training, and cleaning machine
  • Software updates available via USB
  • Exhaust system timeout customizable between 5-30 minutes
  • Crispers system configurable to automatic or manual
  • Transfer recipes between machines via USB
  • Free software updates
    Service Diagnostics
  • Improved technician diagnostics
    • View on-screen or download
    • Offers insight to help quality control and troubleshooting
      • Audit changes to recipes
      • Review error codes
      • Back-of-house data
  • View on-screen or download to excel
    Advanced Touch Screen back-of-house data
  • Offers the following insights for great quality and inventory control
    • Number of cook cycles
    • Cooks per hour per day
    • Amount of corn consumed
    • Amount of oil used
    • From the above data, you can calculate your costs and revenue

Ideal venues for the PopClean® Elite Popper® Series Advanced Membrane Control:

Movie Theaters / Cinemas

Stadiums & Arenas

Grocery Stores

Other High-Volume Venues

Gold Medal's Touch Screen Data Report
Gold Medal's Cooking Screen
Gold Medal's Touch Screen Popper Equipment Controls

Are You Ready?

If you’d like to learn more about the new PopClean® Elite Popper® Series with advanced controls just choose the contact method you prefer:

  • Fill out the form

    Complete the form below and one of our concession specialists will email you.

  • Call Gold Medal

    Call Gold Medal directly at 800-543-0862.

  • Find a Dealer

    Find your closest dealer, using our Find A Dealer link.


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