Model celebrates milestone with Texas grand opening on Friday, Sept. 17
Atlanta, GA (Restaurant News Release) Tropical Smoothie Cafe joins the unique membership of restaurant manufacturers with a four-digit location rely this week with the grand opening of its latest – and 1,000th systemwide – cafe in Flower Mound, Texas.
The milestone comes at a time when the corporate is experiencing report development and is on tempo to open 130 new franchised places in 2021. To date this yr, Tropical Smoothie Cafe has signed agreements for an extra 249 future franchised places, including to an already intensive pipeline of future commitments. These agreements place the model properly in its progress towards its purpose of 1,500 cafes by the tip of 2024.
“I prefer to say we’re the largest model you’ve by no means heard of,” mentioned Charles Watson, CEO of Tropical Smoothie Cafe LLC. “We’ve been quietly crushing gross sales and development data, because of our unimaginable franchisees who’ve a ardour for this model and wish to open extra places throughout our goal markets.”
Franchisee DYNE Hospitality Group, which owns the brand new Flower Mound location, has 13 different Tropical Smoothie Cafes in Texas and 70 extra throughout Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia and Oklahoma. DYNE Hospitality Group opened its first two places in 2011 and can open 10-12 new cafes in 2021.
“Since we opened our first location, we’ve seen the big potential of this model, and we’ve wholeheartedly supported the Tropical Smoothie Cafe mission to ‘Encourage Higher’ within the communities we serve by means of our superb meals and smoothies,” mentioned DYNE Hospitality group Co-CEO Nick Crouch. “It’s an honor that we’re opening the 1,000th cafe, however what’s much more thrilling is the expansion and consciousness we’re experiencing throughout the complete system. It’s a rare time to be a Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchisee.”
Tropical Smoothie Cafe is designed for development, and its franchisees profit from an award-winning franchise providing and a enterprise mannequin with a number of dayparts constructed into the combination. A key differentiator from different smoothie ideas is the model’s intensive meals menu that features made-to-order wraps, flatbreads, sandwiches, bowls and quesadillas, plus sales-driving LTOs such because the hearty, wholesome Inexperienced Goddess Flatbread that comes with a alternative of rooster, shrimp or plant-based proteins.
For extra info on menu, places, hours and franchise alternatives, go to www.tropicalsmoothiecafe.com.
About Tropical Smoothie Cafe®
Tropical Smoothie Cafe is a nationwide fast-casual cafe idea inspiring a more healthy way of life with 1,000 places nationwide. Serving better-for-you smoothies, wraps, sandwiches and flatbreads, Tropical Smoothie Cafe additionally presents upgraded app know-how and enhanced cell ordering capabilities to additional elevate the digital and dine-in cafe expertise and emphasize the model’s give attention to comfort. The quickly rising franchise has acquired quite a few accolades, together with FRANdata’s 2021 TopScore FUND Award, plus rankings in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, Forbes’ Greatest Franchises, Franchise Instances’ Quick & Critical checklist and the Franchise Instances’ High 200. Notably, the franchise was additionally acknowledged on Quick Informal’s High 100 Movers and Shakers, Nation’s Restaurant Information’ High 200 and High 10 Quickest-Rising Chains, and Restaurant Enterprise’ America’s Favourite Chains.
For info on franchising, please go to https://www.tropicalsmoothiefranchise.com.