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High Volume Cold Stone Creamery Columbia, SC - Near Columbiana Mall!

Columbia, South Carolina
SOLD! High Volume Cold Stone Creamery Columbia, SC - Near Columbiana Mall!
Real Estate: N/A
Year Established: 2006
Status: Sold

Contact Details

Contact Name: Tami Hillier

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Contact Phone: 503-319-4626

Contact Fax: 877-481-6028

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Business Description

Unbelievable opportunity to own a hot franchise for a great price! Using only the finest ingredients, offering freshly made smooth creamy ice cream & frozen yogurt blended on a frozen granite stone w/endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy & much 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 & smoothies. And their new “Hot Stone” plated desserts offer classic indulgent desserts with brownies, churros & funnel cakes served warm & sharable. Every option for every one! Plus the richest cakes, cupcakes, cookie sandwiches, pies and novelties for any occasion for take out or conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. In fact, they have an excellent cake business that is currently 15% of total sales.  This store is also a three-time winner of the Golden Spade Award!

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Detailed Information

County: Richland

Location: Prime retail space in a busy new strip center close to the popular Columbiana Mall. Great spot adjacent to Five Guys Burgers. A movie theater is just ¼ mile away, as well as, many restaurants, hotels and a fun park.

Facilities: Leased space. Square Feet: 1,650. Seating: 20 Inside & 8 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Su-Th 12n-10p & Fr-Sa 12n-11p. Also have an exclusive for ice cream and/or yogurt in the shopping center!

Competition: Nation’s leading premium ice cream brand. Voted “Best Ice Cream” countless times. 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 Premium." Ranked #1 in Category. Entrepreneur Magazine: Fastest-Growing Franchises: #11. Franchise Top 500 Rankings: #53 2013, #50 2012, #54 2011, #35 2010, #46 2009. America's Top Global: #46 2012, #47 2011, #29 2010, #40 2009.

Growth and Expansion: First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1995. Operating more than 1,400 locations in the US & 20 countries worldwide. 1st to provide online/mobile ordering, now with more than 55,000 customers it builds frequency of cake orders because it’s so easy. Continue to expand co-branded partnerships & create new products to increase sales. Currently developing a Yogurt Bar to incorporate into existing stores. Cold Stone has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. Ice cream/yogurt is consumed by more than 90% of households. The frozen desserts industry estimated at $21 billion+.

Support/Training: 80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona.


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