Using only the finest ingredients, offering freshly made creamy ice cream,
yogurt and sorbet blended on a frozen granite stone with endless
combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, sauces and more. Their new proprietary
sweet & creamy yogurt comes in low-fat/calorie flavors and includes
probiotics. Every creation is made to order available in cups, waffle bowls,
cones, shakes and smoothies, plus mix & go.
And their Hot Stone plated desserts offer classic indulgent desserts with
chocolate chip cookies, brownies, churros & funnel cakes. Also available old
fashion sundaes, coffee frappes and pre-packed quarts. Every option for
Plus the richest cakes, cupcakes, cookie sandwiches and pies for take out or
conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has
the perfect cake for any occasion, customers can choose from their
cakes, eight-layer ice cream cakes or customize their own cake or photo
Location: Prime retail space in Silver Lake Village, a vibrant mixed-use
of large-scale retail, shops, apartments, condominiums, senior housing &
attached single-family homes in the town of St. Anthony.
Perfectly situated only 15 minutes from downtown Minneapolis, this busy
center is anchored by Cub Foods along with a main street of shops, plus a
park which hosts community events throughout the year. Other popular
tenants include Caribou Coffee, Chipotle, Leann Chin and much more. A
great place to live, play, eat, work and shop!
Lease Information: Leased space $3,078/mth includes rent, CAM, insurance
and taxes. Current lease expires in 2018 with one 5-year option.
Seating: 20 Inside (With Room For 6-8 Outside).
Training: 80 hrs @ store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
Value of FF&E (Included in Asking Price): $150,000.
Seller Financing: No.
Competition/Market: Nation’s leading premium ice cream brand. Voted
Ice Cream” countless times. Offer quality, variety & choice-what customers
want! Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a
class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super
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.
For more than 25 years serving up the finest, freshest ice cream, cakes,
smoothies and shakes using only the highest quality ingredients prepared on
a frozen granite stone. Currently operating more than 1,400 locations in the
U.S. & 20 countries worldwide.
First to provide online/smart phone ordering, builds frequency of cake orders
because it’s so easy. Continue to expand co-branded partnerships & create
new 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+.
Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.
Listed by Tami Hillier at EatZ & Associates