Carvel franchise introduces new concept
The Carvel franchise has announced that a new kind of Carvel’s opened its doors to the public last month, namely a new self-serve concept in Woodland Park, New Jersey. According to the information provided, this first-of-its-kind Carvel test features 8 Carvelite™ low fat ice cream flavors along with 40 different toppings.
Irene Macones, owner of the new business, commented, “We’ve been in business almost 25 years, and couldn’t be more excited about offering our loyal and new guests a completely new Carvel experience. No other Carvel in the country is currently set up to accommodate a self-serve platform. We want to celebrate this milestone in a grand way, and can’t wait to hear what our fans think of being able to create their own delicious – yet better for you – Carvel treats with the flavors and toppings of their choice!”
Carvel Ice Cream was, it says, the United States’ first retail ice cream franchise and has become one of the most recognized names in its industry. The company is a leading provider of premium soft serve and hand dipped ice cream products, as well as uniquely shaped ice cream cakes. Atlanta-based Carvel currently operates over 500 franchised and food service locations, and is a part of FOCUS Brands, Inc. the franchisor of Carvel® Ice Cream, Cinnabon®, Schlotzsky’s®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, Auntie Anne’s Pretzel’s®, and Seattle’s Best Coffee® on military bases and in certain international markets. (kbp)
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