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Category: Cold Stone Franchise Opportunities

On November 29th, 2018

Thirty New Cold Stone Stores to Open During 30th Anniversary Year

Cold Stone Creamery franchise enjoys steady growth and expansion As Cold Stone Creamery® franchise celebrates its 30th year in business, the brand continues to expand in new markets domestically and internationally. By year’s end, we anticipate adding 30 new locations to our franchise network. Our “Thirty in the 30th” is just the beginning of more ...

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On October 22nd, 2018

Opening a Cold Stone Creamery Franchise Is a Good Choice for a Mid-Life Career Change

Owning a Cold Stone offers rewarding career with freedom and flexibility According to a recent research study released by Management Today and Vauxhall Motors, 70 percent of Gen Xers (people in their late 30s to early 50s) are looking for a career change. Franchise ownership is an ideal choice, and Cold Stone Creamery® fits many ...

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On October 15th, 2018

Who Makes an Ideal Cold Stone Creamery Franchisee?

No prior experience in restaurants or business necessary Cold Stone Creamery® franchise owners come from all walks of life, with varying levels of experience and different professional backgrounds. Owning and operating a Cold Stone Creamery franchise is a rewarding career for entrepreneurs who want to own a business that offers a stand-out product and who ...

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On September 14th, 2018

Meet Cold Stone Creamery Franchisee Numaan Shah

Multi-unit franchise co-owner shares his journey from a corporate layoff to the ice cream counter A self-described former “suit and tie guy,” Numaan Shah worked for three years in corporate America in the business and finance sector. Because of the devastating recession a decade ago, Shah lost his job in 2009 and was unemployed for ...

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On August 20th, 2018

Ice Cream Trends Point to Greater Demand, Lower Costs

Cold Stone Creamery franchises to benefit from market changes Ice cream is a booming industry as America’s favorite dessert. According to the International Dairy Foods Association, the ice cream industry in the United States contributes more than $39 billion to the national economy, and the average American consumes more than 23 pounds of ice cream ...

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On August 17th, 2018

Meet Franchise Owner Jeff Wallach

New Jersey franchisee is company’s top cake seller A little more than a decade ago, Jeff Wallach looked into franchise ownership once he decided he was tired of working for someone else. After being employed with Dunkin’ Donuts® and ruling out business ownership with that brand, Wallach found Cold Stone Creamery®. When he visited his ...

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On August 13th, 2018

Why Franchisees Enjoy Owning a Cold Stone Creamery

One-of-a-kind products, an exceptional customer experience and the opportunity for community service inspire Cold Stone franchisees Cold Stone Creamery® franchisees love business ownership, our products and serving their communities. Doing business for more than 30 years, Cold Stone® has become a national institution, beloved for offering the Ultimate Ice Cream Experience®. Our brand’s super-premium ice ...

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On June 27th, 2018

Five Fast Facts About Cold Stone Creamery Franchise

A Cold Stone Creamery franchise is a unique business opportunity in the thriving $8 billion ice cream industry Now is an ideal time for aspiring business owners to purchase a Cold Stone Creamery® franchise. Operating for 30 years, Cold Stone Creamery is a stand-out brand in the $8 billion ice cream industry. We are recruiting entrepreneurs ...

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On June 20th, 2018

Meet Cold Stone Creamery Multi-unit Franchisee Ruth Spiegel

With five stores in 15 years, South Florida franchise owner loves her ice cream businesses Cold Stone Creamery® multi-unit franchise owner Ruth Spiegel never thought she’d be spending retirement behind an ice cream counter. In 2002, she and her husband, Fred, were living in sunny Florida enjoying their waterfront home after selling their New York ...

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On June 4th, 2018

Cold Stone Creamery Ranks on Top 100 Global Franchises List

Leading franchise industry resource provider Franchise Direct releases annual ranking Cold Stone Creamery® is again among the ranks of the Top 100 Global Franchises compiled by industry-leading resource provider Franchise Direct, landing this year at No. 88. The annual list looks at how the franchises in the world fared in the past year compared with ...

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