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2019 Accolades

  • #9 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s list of the Largest Atlanta-based Franchises
  • #65 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list
  • #33 on Entrepreneur’s Fastest Growing Franchises list
  • #5 on Franchise Gator’s Top 100 Franchises of 2019 list
  • #17 on Franchise Times’ Fast & Serious list
  • #9 on MSN Money’s Hottest Businesses to Franchise in America list
  • #2 on Restaurant Business’ America’s Favorite Quick-Service Chains list
  • #88 on Restaurant Business’ Top 500 Chains list
  • #25 on Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers List
  • #8 on Nation’s Restaurant News Top 10 Fastest Growing Chains list
  • #95 on Nation’s Restaurant News Top 200 list
  • #2 in the Smoothie and Juice category for Entrepreneur’s Top Food Franchises list
  • Ranked in Franchise Business Review’s Top Food Franchises of 2019 list

2018 Accolades

  • #66 on Entrepreneur’s Top Franchises for Veterans list
  • #7 on Nation’s Restaurant News Top 10 Beverage-Snack Chains list
  • #25 on QSR’s 50 Chains with the Most Loyal Customers list
  • #6 on Franchise Gator’s Top 100 Franchises of 2018 list
  • #8 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Top 25 Atlanta-Based Franchises list
  • #32 Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list
  • #71 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list
  • #14 on Franchise Times’ Fast & Serious list
  • Ranked in Franchise Business Review’s top 50 Multi-Unit Franchises of 2018 list
  • #32 Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers List
  • #2 in the Smoothie and Juice category for Entrepreneur’s Top Food Franchises list
  • #8 on Forbes Best Franchises List under the ‘Medium Investment’ category
  • #107 on Nation’s Restaurant News Top 200 list
  • #8 on Nation’s Restaurant News Top 10 Fastest Growing Chains list
  • #3 on Nation’s Restaurant News’ Top 10 Chains Leading Sales-Per-Unit Growth list
  •  Ranked in QSR’s 6 Best Franchise Deals by Franchisee Satisfaction in the “Fast Casual” Category list

2017 Accolades

  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe won the silver award at Franchising Gives Back for their work with Camp Sunshine
  • #2 in the Smoothie and Juice category for Entrepreneur’s Top Food Franchises list
  • #9 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Top 25 Atlanta-Based Franchises list
  • #9 on the Top Fastest Growing Chains list in Nation’s Restaurant News Second 100 Survey
  • #32 on Entrepreneur’s Best Franchises For Vets list
  • #39 Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list
  • #35 Best for Vets: Franchises 2017 by Military Times
  • Top 40 for Franchise Business Review’s Top 40 Food and Beverage Franchises for franchisee satisfaction list
  • #57 on Franchise Gator’s Fastest Growing Franchises list
  • #25 on Franchise Times’ Fast & Serious list
  • #121 on Restaurant Business Magazine’s Top 500 Chains list
  • #162 on Entrepreneur’s Top Franchise Brands list
  • #140 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 ranking
  • #192 on Franchise Times’ Top 200 ranking
  • #54 on Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers List

2016 Accolades

  • Top Franchises 2016 by Franchise Business Review
  • Ray of Light Award by Camp Sunshine
  • Mike Rotondo elected to the International Franchise Association Board of Directors
  • Best Franchise Deals by QSR Magazine
  • Top 25 Executives on Fast Casual’s 100 Movers & Shakers list
  • Top 10 on QSR’s Best Franchise Deals list
  • #5 on Fast Casual’s Top 100 Movers & Shakers list
  • #6 on Franchise Gator’s Top 100 Franchises list
  • #6 on Nation Restaurant News’ Second 100 list
  • #17 on Franchise Times’ 20 to Watch list
  • #34 on Franchise Times’ Fast & Serious list
  • #32 on Military Times’ Best for Vets list
  • #46 on Franchise Gator’s Fastest Growing Franchises list
  • #37 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2016 Pacesetters list
  • #61 on Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list
  • #135 on Restaurant Business Magazine’s Top 500 Chains list
  • #213 on Franchise Times’ Top 200 list
  • #399 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list
  • #3943 on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list

2015 Accolades

  • #17 on Franchise Times’ 20 to Watch list
  • #71 Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list
  • #408 on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list

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