Using only the finest ingredients, offering freshly made creamy ice cream,
and sorbet blended on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of
nuts, candy, sauces and more. Their new proprietary sweet & creamy
comes in low-fat/calorie flavors and includes probiotics. Every creation is
to order available in cups, waffle bowls, cones, shakes and smoothies, plus
And their Hot Stone plated desserts offer classic indulgent desserts with
chocolate chip cookies, brownies, churros & funnel cakes. Also available
fashion sundaes, coffee frappes and pre-packed quarts. Every option for
Plus the richest cakes, cupcakes, cookie sandwiches and pies for take out
conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has
perfect cake for any occasion, customers can choose from their signature
eight-layer ice cream cakes or customize their own cake or photo cake.
And this store has already been approved to co-brand with Rocky Mountain
Chocolate if you chose to add.
2016 sales up over 8% year over year. And just won the "Golden Spade
All reasonable offers will be considered!
Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.
Gross Income (2016): $468,246
Cash Flow: $92,152
Location: Prime retail space in a newly developed shopping plaza near the
Dartmouth Mall. Other popular tenants include Kohl’s, Lowes, Pearl Vision,
Supercuts and more. Also nearby Stop & Shop, BJ’s, Best Buy, Target,
Home Depot, Wal-Mart and much more.
Lease Information: Leased space $3,664/mth includes rent, CAM and
insurance. Current lease expires 2018 with two 5-year options.
Training: 80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
Seller Financing: Possibly, to a well qualified buyer with substantial down.
Competition: Nation’s leading premium ice cream brand. Voted
“Best Ice Cream” countless times. Offer quality, variety & choice-what
want! Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a
of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium."
Ranked #1 in Category. Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500 Rankings:
#57 (2016) #54 (2015), #50 (2014), #53 (2013), #50 (2012). QSR Magazine
Global 30 List #16 (2016). Franchise Times Top 200 Franchise Systems List
#151 (2016). Also 1st Place for Craveability in the Dessert Category in
Nation’s Restaurant News’ Consumer Picks.
Growth & Expansion: First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1994.
more than 25 years serving up the finest, freshest ice cream, cakes,
and shakes using only the highest quality ingredients prepared on a frozen
granite stone. Currently operating more than 1,400 locations in the US & 20
1st to provide online/smart phone ordering, builds frequency of cake orders
because it’s so easy. Continue to expand co-branded partnerships & create
products to increase sales. Cold Stone has the highest average unit sales
volume of any ice cream concept.
Ice cream/frozen yogurt is consumed by more than 90% of households. The
frozen desserts industry estimated at $21 billion+.
Listed by Tami Hillier at EatZ & Associates