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Multi-Unit Owners Buzzing About Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2018 News

Members of Tropical Smoothie Cafe’s Franchise Development Team and some of our Multi-unit Franchise Owners were in attendance at the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference (MUFC) in Las Vegas. The Conference is a must-attend event for multi-unit owners of other franchise brands checking out concepts to add to their portfolios. They had the chance to hear from Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners Craig LeMieux and Emily Harrington who spoke at sessions during the Conference. Craig LeMieux and his wife Dianne joined Tropical Smoothie…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Multi-Unit Owners to Speak at MUFC

. Posted in 2018 News

In what has become an annual tradition, Tropical Smoothie Cafe will be in attendance at the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference (MUFC). In addition to the booth in the expo hall and an opening franchise reception appearance, a couple of Multi-Unit Franchise Owners will be speaking at the sessions. Craig LeMieux is a current Tropical Smoothie Franchise Owner and Area Developer with previous experience as a CEO and partner at a bingo gaming distribution company. He and his wife, Dianne, joined Tropical…

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March has Been a Slam Dunk at Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2018 News

It’s madness at Tropical Smoothie Cafe with tons of Franchise Owners opening Cafes in their neighborhoods. Take a look at the newest openings this month! – Arvada, Colorado: James and Michelle Dye moved to Colorado, where they quickly realized one of their favorite local Ohio brands, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, was needed in the market. James is well versed in people and resource management from his 30-year military career, and Michelle works for the State of Colorado as a budget analyst. They have passion…

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New Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners Put Their Passion Into Play

. Posted in 2018 News

At Tropical Smoothie Cafe, we pride ourselves on strong culture and our play-to-win Franchise Owners. Take a look at two of the newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners that already represent the passion and culture of the brand!   LaPlata, Maryland: This is Jacob Razeq’s first solo Cafe, as he currently partners with his brother Abe Razeq in Dalghren, Virginia. Jacob came to Tropical Smoothie Cafe with previous franchise experience as a Franchise Owner of a sandwich company. He is…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Grows like Peaches in Georgia

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

Georgia continues to be a hot spot for Tropical Smoothie Cafe growth. Check out the newest Cafe openings including both current Franchise Owners and new Franchise Owners. Sandy Springs, Georgia: Cuyler and Diane Espositio, Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand fans turned Franchise Owners, are opening their second Cafe. With three more signed for future development, this mother-son duo is excited for their future with the brand. Cuyler is currently the main operator at their first Cafe while Diane assists with operations…

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Well-run Franchise Appeals to Veterans

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

When Kaleb Warnock retired from the United States Navy, he went looking for his next opportunity and found it as a Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner. Coming from a military background, he was especially impressed by the training the franchise offered. “We learned what would normally take five years in just five months. Tropical Smoothie Cafe is a well-run operation,” said Warnock. Veteran Emily Harrington shares his excitement. A former Signal Corps Officer in the United States Army, she is…

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Husband-and-Wife Team Open Tropical Smoothie Cafe’s 26th Texas Location

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

When Binu and Jagriti Agrawal were introduced to the Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand, they knew that they found the business opportunity they were seeking. Binu had spent decades in his career as an IT consultant. Jagriti was a licensed pharmacist. Both knew that they wanted to switch gears and own their own restaurant concept. “There are countless fast casual franchise opportunities available, but we knew this was the one we wanted to bring to our community,” said Binu. The Agrawal’s…

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Tropical Smoothie CEO Shares his Strategy for When Private Equity is Looking to Invest

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

Talk to many Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners and they will tell you that CEO Mike Rotondo engenders trust and confidence, because he was once an operator himself. Then there’s the fact that during his tenure, the Cafes have experienced double-digit comp sales growth since 2013.   That ability to see things through the eyes of his Franchise Owners gives added credibility to his thoughts about the importance of communication when a private equity firm invests in a franchise concept,…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe’s Bill & Julie Munson Receives the IFA Franchisee of the Year Award

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is proud to recognize multi-unit Franchise Owners Bill and Julie Munson for their award at the Franchise Action Network (FAN) held in Washington D.C. in September 2017. FAN is a franchise industry event that brings together experts and entrepreneurs to network, discuss issues pertinent to franchising, and attend educational sessions. Bill and Julie own three Cafes in the Cleveland, Ohio area and their cafe in Toledo was Tropical Smoothie’s 400th to open. We congratulate the Munsons on…

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Tropical Takeover at Cafes for Meet the CEO Events

. Posted in 2017 News, Uncategorized

On September 20th and September 27th, key players of Tropical Smoothie Cafe’s corporate team set up shop in the St. Louis Park and Philadelphia Cafes to host Meet the CEO events. These events, which are held a few times a year at Cafes across the US, give potential prospects the chance to meet the Tropical Smoothie team, ask questions about the franchise opportunity, hear from local, play-to-win Franchise Owners, and experience the brand first hand. Both Wednesday events had great turnouts and…

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Chantilly, Virginia Marks 3rd Cafe for Multi-Unit Owner

. Posted in 2017 News

Danny Hester spent 20 years in the home building business before he formed his own company of custom home building. Then he joined Tropical Smoothie Cafe, opening his first location in South Riding, Virginia in December 2014. 3 years later and he’s added 2 more Cafes to the mis – in Herndon and now, Chantilly, Virginia. The newest location opened their doors at 4500 Daly Drive. This string of Cafes mark the first of many that he plans to open…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Trifecta in NC

. Posted in 2017 News

North Carolinians have a lot to celebrate with the recent opening of 3 Tropical Smoothie Cafes. Add Goldsboro, Fayetteville, and Charlotte, NC to the list of cities bringing healthier food options to their neighborhoods. Stop by the new locations to say hi (and grab a wrap & smoothie for good measure). 3007 Town Center Drive, Suite 130 – Fayetteville (Franchise Owner: Gira Patel) 5815 Highland Shoppes Drive, Suite 200 – Charlotte (Franchise Owners: John Agori and Mark Rein) 503 North…

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Minnesota Cafe Opens with a Bang

. Posted in 2017 News

With an existing location open in Savage, Minnesota, Daryl James opened his second Cafe in the state this week. Customer excitement for the new St. Louis Park Cafe was obvious. More than 50 people camped out the night before it opened in hopes of snagging a coveted, “free smoothies for a year” card. See what the buzz is all about by visiting the Cafe for yourself (8140 Highway 7, St. Louis Park).

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Family Opens Cafe in Harrison Township

. Posted in 2017 News

Paul Dudgeon is opening another Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Harrison Township, Michigan. This opening is a family affair. Along with his brother, Jim Dudgeon and his niece Gabby, they have a successful track record in the world of franchising which includes their Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Sterling Heights that opened last September. Paul and his team have plans in the works to continue opening a series of Tropical Smoothie Cafes across Michigan.

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East Dearborn Cafe Opens Today

. Posted in 2017 News

Hicham Bazzi joins the Tropical Smoothie Cafe family with the opening of his first store in east Dearborn, MI.  Born in Lebanon, Bazzi came to the United States as a seven-year-old refugee, and has lived in the Dearborn community every since.  Having worked for Ford Motor Company over the last 25 years, Bazzi is overjoyed to open his own Tropical Smoothie Cafe in the place he calls home. Later this summer, Bazzi will open his second Tropical Smoothie Cafe in…

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Savvy Businesswoman Chooses Franchising

. Posted in 2017 News

Michelle Parsons is extremely excited to open her first Cafe in Findlay, Ohio today. Joining the Tropical Smoothie Cafe family with an extensive business background, Michelle brings in-depth familiarity with franchise operations. In the near future, Michelle will open her second Tropical Smoothie Cafe in the Fremont, Ohio area.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Multi-Unit Owners to Speak at MUFC

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

In what has become an annual tradition, Tropical Smoothie Cafe will be in attendance at the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference (MUFC). In addition to the booth in the expo hall and an opening franchise reception appearance, a couple of Multi-Unit Franchise Owners will be in tow to speak at the sessions. Emily Harrington joined Tropical Smoothie Cafe as a Franchise Owner after her roles as a Fixed Income Senior Vice President and successful owner of 42 burger franchise locations. She’ll be…

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A Change in Tune: HS Music Teacher Joins TSC

. Posted in 2017 News

We are excited to welcome John Wickey on board as our newest Franchise Owner. Before choosing to franchise with Tropical Smoothie Cafe, John was a high school music teacher. With his recently opened Cafe, located at 1118 Woodruff Road, Suite B in Greenville, SC, he is focusing on aggressively marketing the location. Though he doesn’t have a background in restaurants, his time as a teacher will help him mentor and motivate his Cafe staff. As a Tropical Smoothie brand fan,…

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Existing Franchisee Adds Bentonville Location

. Posted in 2017 News

Mike and Heather Philip are no strangers to franchising with multiple brands under their belt! With their success as multi-unit Franchise Owners, they have now opened a fourth Tropical Smoothie Cafe location in Bentonville, Arkansas at 805 South Walton Blvd., Suite 119. Not slowing down, they have already signed agreements for two additional Cafes in the near future. We love to see our Franchise Owners happy and growing with the brand.

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Multi-Unit Foodservice Franchisee Joins TSC

. Posted in 2017 News

Franchise Owner Joseph Ford has joined Tropical Smoothie Cafe to diversify his foodservice franchise portfolio. The newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe location in Novi, Michigan, is the first of his six Cafes to open, and he’s looking forward to his second location hitting the market in South Lyon, Michigan. Welcome to the team, Joseph! We’re excited you’ve chosen Tropical Smoothie Cafe as the second concept and first smoothie franchise in your portfolio.   Visit Joseph Ford’s 1st Tropical Smoothie Cafe: 48975…

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Multi-Unit Owner Adds Cafe in Michigan

. Posted in 2017 News

Our newest Michigan Tropical Smoothie Cafe is in Fraser — 34521 Utica Road. This is Franchise Owner Paul Dudgeon’s 7th Cafe and he has three more on the horizon. With a huge dedication to the brand, he’s excited to make Tropical Smoothie Cafe more accessible to more people across the state, and we’re excited to watch his Tropical Smoothie Cafe empire grow!

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Area Developer Opens 3rd Location

. Posted in 2017 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is proud to announce another Cafe opening! Existing Franchise Owner and Area Developer Kimberly Rego’s newest Cafe has opened in Port St. Lucie, Florida. This is the third location she has added to her portfolio since becoming a die-hard brand fan in 2007 and joining the Tropical Smoothie Cafe team. And she’s even more excited to dive into real estate selection on her fourth Cafe! We can’t wait to celebrate another one of her Cafe’s grand opening…

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Experienced Franchisees Choose Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2017 News

Varco Franchise, LLC is part of a large firm that owns numerous retail centers, a construction firm, an insurance franchise company, and most recently, two Tropical Smoothie Cafes. A natural fit to incorporate into their existing retail centers, their first two Texas Cafes are in Brownsville (3230 Pablo Kisel Blvd.) and South Padre Island (410 Padre Blvd.). Not stopping there, the franchise group has plans for further development. Welcome aboard!

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Father-Son Duo Opens Newest Pennsylvania Cafe

. Posted in 2017 News

Father-son duo, Rick and Brad Evans, are far from newbies to the restaurant industry. Rick’s dad owned a restaurant for 40 years and grew up working there. His son Brad has been in the business for 17 years, running a family restaurant in Maryland for 7 years, and working in an array of other restaurants for 10. We are excited to have them put their valuable restaurant experience towards becoming Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners. The newest Cafe is now open…

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Experienced Franchise Owner Opens 8th Location

. Posted in 2016 News

Paul Dudgeon is an old pro at opening Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations and he should be, as he’s done it 7 times before. His newest location is in St. Clair Shores, Michigan at 30114 Harper Avenue. Not slowing down, he has plans to open several others, 11 to be exact. Congratulations to Paul on his continued growth and expansion!

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner Adds to His 20+ Locations

. Posted in 2017 News

Tropical Smoothie is excited to announce that Franchise Owner Glen Johnson has added Tulsa, Oklahoma and Lubbock, Texas locations to his 20+ existing Cafe portfolio. Proving his success with and commitment to the Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand, Glen was previously awarded Franchisee of the Year and we are thrilled to see his continued growth. Congratulations, Glen!

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Franchise Renaissance Woman Opens Kennesaw Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

With over 30 years of experience in the franchise industry, Debbie Pike has been involved in most facets of the business. Bringing her experience as a franchisor, franchisee, consultant, and CMO for a major food brand, we are thrilled she’s chosen Tropical Smoothie Cafe for her next venture. Debbie and her husband, James, along with Meghan Cook opened their Cafe in Kennesaw, Georgia. The newest location at 777 Townpark Lane, Suite 112 marks the 540th location for Tropical Smoothie Cafe.…

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Multi-Unit Owner Joins Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

Congratulations to the newest Tropical Smoothie Franchise Owners, Salem Najjar and John Abuaita. Salem is a multi-unit owner with management and ownership experience with several types of businesses (from gas stations to restaurants) and a background in commercial real estate. Visit the newest Cafe in Plymouth, Michigan (41544 Ann Arbor Road).

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Titusville Goes Tropical

. Posted in 2016 News

Existing Tropical Smoothie Franchise Owner Jacqueline Li has partnered with Thomas Chow to open a new Cafe in the Titusville, Florida area. Thomas will be a hands-on owner-operator for his first location and will hire managers to help him run additional Cafes down the road. Swing by the new location (3045 Columbia Blvd., Titusville 32780) to welcome Thomas and Jacqueline.

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Brand Fans Open First Cafe in South Dakota

. Posted in 2016 News

Jason and Megan McCulley are long time brand fans of Tropical Smoothie Cafe and have decided to make it official as the brand’s newest Franchise Owners. Though they live in the Las Vegas market, they operate a zip line business in Rapid City, SD and have decided to open their Cafe there. The location is in a “place to be” neighborhood and marks a notable accomplishment for the brand, bringing the first location to South Dakota and raising the tally…

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Florida Franchise Owners Add Third Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

With two Florida Cafes under their belt, Jim Welzer and Sandra Ramirez recently added a third location in Plantation, Florida. Early on, Sandra will be the main operator of the new location, but will look to hire managers to help run the day-to-day operations down the road. Congratulations to Jim and Sandra on their newest location – third time is the charm!

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Experienced Restaurateurs Choose Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

Kathleen Turetzky and Kenneth Patton IV have broad experience in the foodservice and restaurant industry. From waiting tables to managing a bar, they’ve developed strong skills in both management and business. They’ll be putting these skills to use with their newest venture of becoming Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners. Congratulations! Stop by their location to grab a smoothie and welcome them to Ann Arbor-3400 Washtenaw Ave.

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Franchise Owners Open Two Cafes in Buckhead

. Posted in 2016 News

Cuyler and Diane Esposito knew they wanted to become Tropical Smoothie Franchise Owners, but choosing a market didn’t come as easily. Originally hoping to open in the Kennesaw area, they found out another Franchise Owner had already signed a 10-pack deal there. Back to the drawing board and more determined than ever, they set their sites on Buckhead, Atlanta where they signed agreements to open two locations. Both Cuyler and Diane have backgrounds in management which, when paired with the…

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Multi-Unit Wonder Woman Chooses Tropical Smoothie Cafe for Her Next Venture

. Posted in 2016 News

Emily Harrington has long been seen as a trailblazer in the franchise and foodservice industry. Turning to franchising after serving as a Signal Corps Officer in the U.S. Army, she built her empire of 42 successful Hardee’s restaurants. Now, we are excited to announce that Harrington’s next venture is with Tropical Smoothie Cafe, signing franchise agreements to expand the Tampa market. She purchased two existing Cafes in Tampa and will open an additional four in the area over the next…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Pledges Support for Veterans at Marine Corps Marathon

. Posted in 2016 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe would like to congratulate all the runners at this year’s Marine Corps Marathon (MCM)! Marking the fourth year of sponsoring the event, Tropical Smoothie was proud to support the marathoners and fuel them with smoothies. Helping people live a healthy life is a core pillar of the brand, making this event particularly fitting. MCM is held annually in Arlington, Virginia and crosses over into Washington D.C. The marathon’s mission is to promote physical fitness, generate community goodwill,…

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Multi-Unit Owner Chooses Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

Tim O’Reilly brings a wide range of experience to his newest venture as a Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner. He practiced as an attorney for 20 years, specializing in State and Federal Court, as well as real estate transactions and has developed, owned, and operated 13 hotels since 2008. With his extensive background in franchising and management, we are excited to add his expertise to our franchise system.  Tim has hired a manager to run the daily Cafe operations for…

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Navy Vet Uses Military Skills to Become a Successful Tropical Smoothie Franchise Owner

. Posted in 2016 News, Featured, Success Stories

Military Times releases an annual list of the best franchise opportunities for veterans based on company culture, performance, costs, and support offered to veterans and their families. This year, Tropical Smoothie is proud to be recognized as a 2017 Best for Vets franchise, one of only three other restaurant brands to make the list. Meet one of our veteran Franchise Owners – Kaleb Warnock.   Prior to becoming a Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner, Kaleb Warnock served in the United…

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General Manager Turned Franchise Owner Opens First Cafe in Livonia

. Posted in 2016 News

Congratulations to Scott Meyer, the newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner. Scott worked as a General Manager at the Dearborn, Michigan, Tropical Smoothie Cafe location and actually helped to open it! After spending the last year learning the ropes, he’s ready to open his own location in Livonia, Michigan, and experience the brand as a franchisee.

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glen johnson

Multi-Unit Owner Grows by 20 Units!

. Posted in 2016 News

Glen Johnson has been a Franchise Owner and Area Developer with Tropical Smoothie Cafe for several years, and we are happy to announce that he has now opened two Cafes in Norman, Oklahoma. Glen owns over 20 Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations throughout Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma, and he has just signed an agreement to open 20 more Cafes in the next few years. It has been a great year for Glen, as he was a featured speaker at this spring’s Multi-Unit…

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New Cafe Opening in Montgomery

. Posted in 2016 News

We are ecstatic to announce the Grand Opening of our latest Cafe in Montgomery, Alabama. Dimple Ahuja, the proud owner, has been planning to open a Tropical Smoothie Cafe for the last few years and is excited to begin this venture with her husband, Dee. Dimple joins the Franchise Owner Team with previous experience managing a pizza concept and has operated a deli as well. Stop by 3008 Zelda Road for the latest smoothie recipe!

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New Cafe Opening in Grand Rapids

. Posted in 2016 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is very proud of their dedicated team of Franchise Owners and their commitment to the brand. We are pleased to share that Hani Halloun has now opened a fourth Tropical Smoothie Cafe location. You can find this Cafe at 2505 Alpine Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Expanding in Houston Over the Next 12 Months

. Posted in 2016 News

When looking for areas of expansion a few years ago, Tropical Smoothie Cafe set their sights on Houston. Data showed that not only was Texas a leading state in restaurant sales, but Houston was outpacing many of the U.S.’s largest cities in restaurant growth. Three years and three deals later, Houston will soon see new Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations popping up over the next year. Franchise Owner, Vanessa Boles will open her location in September, Jignesh Patel will open his…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Plans Multiple “Fun-raising” Efforts with Goal of $1M for Camp Sunshine

. Posted in 2016 News, Featured

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is about more than just delicious smoothies and fresh, flavorful food. Over the past ten years, we’ve donated nearly $3.7 million to Camp Sunshine, an organization that provides camp experiences for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families, completely free of charge.   This year marks Tropical Smoothie’s 10th anniversary partnership with Camp Sunshine. To mark the occasion, we’ve set a goal of raising an additional $1M, the most prominent effort being the annual holiday, National Flip…

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Veteran Opens Cafe in Augusta, Georgia

. Posted in 2016 News

Congratulations are in order for Franchise Owner Reginald Foster. Reginald’s Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Augusta, Georgia opened at the end of May and he’s already excited to open another Cafe in the state. Like other franchisees in the system, Reginald is very passionate about the brand. We believe his passion coupled with his 25 years of military experience and local restaurant marketing knowledge will propel his achievements as a Franchise Owner.

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glen johnson

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner and Area Developer, Glen Johnson, has a Diverse Portfolio

. Posted in 2016 News

Glen Johnson began working as a broker and developer in the commercial real estate industry in 2003. Eight years later, he started working in the restaurant industry, eventually working his way up to President and majority owner of Tropical Tango, LLC. As a leader in the fast casual Cafe space, Tropical Smoothie’s team is passionate and experienced. Franchise Owner and Area Developer, Glen Johnson, is no exception. His background makes him a bit of a Renaissance man, with experience in…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Targeting Cleveland for Franchise Growth

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café, the leading fast casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today it is aggressively targeting Cleveland for franchise growth. Over the next three years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise aims to open at least 10 locations throughout Greater Cleveland, including Avon, Lakewood, Fairlawn, Euclid, North Olmsted and more. Currently, there are two Tropical Smoothie Café locations in the Cleveland area. Tropical Smoothie Café franchise executives, including CEO Mike Rotondo,…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Targeting Denver for Franchise Growth

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café, the leading fast casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today it is aggressively targeting Denver for franchise growth. Over the next 10 years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise aims to open 25 locations throughout Greater Denver, including Colorado Springs, Highlands Ranch, Boulder, Lakewood, Westminster and more. Currently, there are three Tropical Smoothie Café locations in the Denver area. Tropical Smoothie Café franchise executives, including CEO Mike Rotondo, will…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens In Macomb Township, MI

. Posted in 2015 News

Congratulations to our newest Franchise Owner Paul Dudgeon on his recent café opening in Macomb Township, MI! This is Paul’s first Tropical Smoothie Café location with plans to open additional Cafés in the state of Michigan in the upcoming years.Paul’s new café can be found at 18353 Hall Road. Stop in today!

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens in Kissimmee, FL

. Posted in 2015 News

We’d like to congratulate Yolanda Montoya and James Harley on the opening of their new Tropical Smoothie Café location. If you are in the Kissimmee, Florida area, be sure to stop by and visit them at 3222 Rolling Oaks Boulevard.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Continues Expansion in North Carolina

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café, the leading fast casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today it is aggressively targeting North Carolina, specifically the Charlotte market, for franchise growth. Over the next five years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise expects to open 20 locations throughout Greater Charlotte. Tropical Smoothie Café will open two franchisee-owned restaurants next month, including one location on April 11 at 3860 John Gordon Lane in High Point, N.C.; and a…

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Why I Sold My Subway Shops to Open a Tropical Smoothie Café Franchise

. Posted in 2015 News, Success Stories

Publisher: Entrepreneur.com Date: March 09, 2015 Linda Morgan is a franchise industry veteran. She began working in the restaurant business at age 16 as an hourly employee at Burger King. In 1990, she and her son-in-law opened their first Subway location. Today, however, they’ve sold their Subway shops and turned to Tropical Smoothie Café. Here’s why they decided to make the switch from sandwiches to smoothies, and what they’ve learned during their decades in the franchising business. Name: Linda Morgan Franchise…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Accelerates Franchise Growth Plans in Philadelphia and Northern New Jersey

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today it is actively pursuing Philadelphia and Northern New Jersey for franchise growth. Over the next 10 years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise expects to open 50 locations throughout the area in communities such as Upper Darby, Conshohocken, Norristown, Germantown, Wynnefield, South Philadelphia and West Philadelphia. “Tropical Smoothie Cafe currently operates just four cafes in New Jersey and Philadelphia,…

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