After developing a cult-like following since its founding in 1996, and with 23 locations throughout Florida, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice announced it is ready to share its decadent Italian Ice, premium Soft Ice Cream and signature Gelati treats nationwide with its franchise opportunity. An opportunity 23 years in the making, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice is poised to become the “Premier Frozen Dessert Franchise of the New Decade.”
Within six months of announcing its highly anticipated franchise opportunity, the family-friendly frozen dessert favorite has sold more than 50 franchises to more than 20 franchisee groups, including its first out of state locations in Arizona, Texas and North Carolina. Among the 24 signed franchisees 14 are multi-unit contracts, and the brand is on track to have 100 stores open or in development in the next two years. The Jeremiah’s franchise opportunity is perfectly simple, delivering limitless possibilities and endless potential to guests, while maintaining a streamlined, efficient operation, in addition to a product and culture unlike anything you’ve ever experienced.
As dessert connoisseurs across the country will soon find out, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice boasts over 40 flavors of indulgent high-quality Italian Ice as well as creamy Soft Ice Cream, A synthesis of these two core products – the Jeremiah’s Gelati – is the showcase of the menu with layers of Italian Ice swirled with thick, homemade Soft Ice Cream, offering nearly limitless flavor combinations. The Gelati is much like Jeremiah’s itself, respecting tradition while creating the perfect dessert evolution for the new decade and beyond.
Since its origin, Jeremiah’s Ice has developed itself upon the foundations of an engaging, family-friendly culture. Jeremiah’s has ingrained itself within its local communities, serving as a staple hot spot for local residents and has forged a loyal following, regularly involved with community activities and catering events, from weddings and birthday parties to sporting events and school fairs.
“We are a bold, playful brand. You feel the energy and vibrant spirit the moment you walk in,” says Jeremy Litwack, founder and CEO. “We have an unlimited free samples policy because we want to better engage our customers and get them to try something out of the ordinary. It keeps them coming back because they know there’s always something new for them to try.”
With flavors ranging from Mango, Red Raspberry and Strawberry-Lemon to Pumpkin Pie and Scoop Froggy Frog (mint chocolate chip), Jeremiah’s Italian Ice has the ability to indulge a wide spectrum of customer taste preferences, which leaves customers satisfied after every visit. Dubbed “edible art” by locals, Jeremiah’s takes a methodical approach to its creations, embedding maximum flavor in every bite and finding the perfect serving temperature to tantalize the taste buds.