Cold Stone Franchise Blog

Category: Cold Stone Franchise Opportunities

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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On May 22nd, 2018

Meet Cold Stone Creamery Franchise Owner Greg Cropp

Texas franchisee’s career path takes him from a Colorado casino to an ice cream store in El Paso   Cold Stone Creamery®  franchise owner Greg Cropp is dedicated to his three stores in El Paso, Texas. For almost two decades, Greg has been dishing ice cream to customers — a business he loves because “when people ...

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On May 4th, 2018

How Franchisees Benefit from Cold Stone Creamery’s Brand Awareness

The Ultimate Ice Cream franchise is a household name with millions of fans across the country and around the world The prospect of opening a business that has millions of fans across the country and around the world is immediately more advantageous than starting from scratch. Cold Stone Creamery® franchise owners have this benefit when ...

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On April 23rd, 2018

Meet Cold Stone Creamery Franchisee Kyle Welch

The company’s largest franchise owner discusses his love for the brand and his growing franchise group It’s been almost four years since Kyle Welch bought his first Cold Stone Creamery® franchise in Chicago. In that short time, Welch’s franchise group, Chicago Scoops, has grown to 42 stores in 11 states. His goal is to grow ...

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