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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Starts 2018 with Three Openings

. Posted in 2018 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe started out the New Year strong with three openings in the first eight days. Congratulations to the franchisees. Check out their stories here: Tampa, Florida: Multi-Unit Franchise Owner Emily Harrington celebrated the opening of her newest Cafe by rewarding her first 50 customers with free smoothies for a year on Grand Opening Day. She loves the Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand and shares our vision, which is why her goal is to own 50 Cafes. Emily says, “I…

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Diverse Group of Franchisees Open Cafes Coast to Coast

. Posted in 2017 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe has had a busy few weeks as we opened four new Cafes coast to coast! Eastpointe, MI: Teri and James Guillaumin, with their previous restaurant experience, have signed with TSC for two Cafes. This is their first opening celebration! Wake Forest, NC: John Agori and Mark Rein signed an agreement for ten Cafes in March of 2017, and their goal is to open all of the Cafes within three years. Fayetteville, NC: Gira Patel’s first location is…

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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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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Continues Ongoing Nationwide Expansion in First Half of 20th Anniversary Year

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

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 experienced tremendous success in the first half of 2017 and accelerated its ongoing growth, opening 56 new locations as well as signing 74 franchise agreements. This continued surge in franchise development has helped expand the food and smoothie franchise’s footprint in new and existing markets throughout the country, with an overall goal to open at least 100…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Celebrates Major Milestone with Opening of 600th Location

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual Cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today its 600th location will open on June 23 in Joplin, Missouri. Located at 3025 South Main Street, the newest location marks a landmark achievement for the brand in the midst of its 20th anniversary year and emphasizes the company’s plans to open at least 100 new restaurants nationwide by the end of this year. Fueled by its ongoing…

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Glen Johnson’s Path to Building a Franchise Empire

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

As a Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owner, Glen Johnson is well on his way to building an empire. With 22 Cafes open and 20-30 more planned in the next five years, his commitment to the brand is evident. His path to success began in commercial real estate.   While working as a broker, Glen dreamed of making a positive impact in his small town. He considered opening a food franchise but was disappointed with the options–one unhealthy concept after another.…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Experiences Strong First Quarter With System Wide Growth and Positive Comp Sales

. Posted in 2017 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 that during the first quarter of 2017, it signed franchise agreements to open 30 restaurants, which will expand the brand’s presence in new and existing markets nationwide, including Idaho, South Carolina, Maryland,California and Arkansas. Tropical Smoothie Cafe also opened 30 new locations throughout the country, resulting in a total of 570 open restaurants at the end of the first…

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Experienced Franchisees Continue to Add Florida Locations

. Posted in 2017 News

Cesar Batista and Karina Cabellero are adding their fifth and sixth Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations in the Pembroke Pines area of Florida. Thrilled with the success of their first four Cafes, the duo has placed a strong emphasis on finding the best locations and markets to meet demand in the Florida area. Their newest Cafe has opened at 756 NW 170th Terrace and they plan to open their next location as soon as they find a location. We are excited to…

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Michigan

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Opens Michigan’s 50th Location

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

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 will open the state’s 50th location in Portage on March 4. This restaurant, located at 230 W. Milham Ave., will mark the second location in the region for husband-and-wife franchisees Eduardo Ramos and Corina Groeger, as well as a milestone achievement for area developers Craig and Dianne LeMieux, and Debbie King, who have successfully helped to expand…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Interior

Menu & Cafe Design Inspire Couple to Franchise

. Posted in 2017 News

Clement and Jacqueline Troutman have joined Tropical Smoothie Cafe as our newest franchisees in Maryland! The pair were introduced to the brand years ago. Not only did they enjoy the healthy menu items and vibrant Cafe design, but they were drawn into the idea of owning their own location because of the concept’s simplified business model, which is perfect for those without prior restaurant experience. With the help of their daughter Jocelyn, who will be a Cafe manager, the Troutmans are…

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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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Family Opens Cafes in Tennessee

. Posted in 2017 News

Congratulations to Jason, Jody, Amy and Raquel Willeman! With immense excitement about the Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand, they have opened their first two locations in Afton and Farragut. But this is just the beginning! With their extensive experience running a full-service family restaurant and managing teams, they have future plans to continue growing with TSC.   AFTON 230 Keller Rd. Afton, TN 37616   FARRAGUT 119 Lovell Road Farragut, TN 37934

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550th Cafe Opens in Oklahoma

. Posted in 2017 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is proud to open its 550th Cafe with three Franchise Owners from Hero Hospitality L.L.C. With 35+ collective years in the franchising industry, owning a number of hospitality franchise locations, and having background in software development, they are prepared to run their first of many Tropical Smoothie Cafes. This team is looking forward to opening 4 additional Cafes in the future. We are excited to see you grow with us!   Stop by the newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe…

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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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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Celebrates 250+ Spot Leap on Entrepreneur 500 Listing

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

Entrepreneur recently released their 38th annual listing of the best of the best franchise brands, the Entrepreneur Franchise 500. With a formula based on everything from financial strength and stability to growth and social media presence, they take into account a wide variety of factors to narrow down the top 500. In an industry crowded with competition, it’s an honor to make the list and be recognized for a franchise system that is not only working, but excelling. Tropical Smoothie…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Up 9 Spots on Fast & Serious List

. Posted in 2017 News, Featured

  Annually, Franchise Times releases their list of Fast & Serious franchise brands and Tropical Smoothie Cafe has landed a coveted spot for the third year in a row. Recognizing the smartest-growing brands in the industry, the brand soared up to #25, 9 rankings higher than last year. Known to many as a smoothie brand, the article highlights the food offerings of Tropical Smoothie Cafe like tacos and noodle bowls. The food menu represents around 40% of the brand’s sales,…

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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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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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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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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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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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Franchise Owner Becomes Multi-Unit Franchisee with TSC

. Posted in 2016 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is excited to announce that our newest location in Michigan is now open! Jeff Lulek has owned the Cafe in Dearborn, Michigan, but now with the addition of the Taylor, Michigan, Cafe to his portfolio, he has become a TSC multi-unit franchisee. We are excited to see Jeff’s growth within our system and excited to see more communities fall in love with Tropical Smoothie Cafe. Congratulations on your Grand Opening, Jeff!

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Multi-Unit Owners Expand in Florida

. Posted in 2016 News

Ray and Joy Howell are no stranger to the Tropical Smoothie Cafe brand. They have just opened another Tropical Smoothie Cafe location in Cape Coral, Florida, adding to their portfolio of 10 other Cafes. Ray also has plans to open five more Cafes in Sarasota, Florida, in the upcoming years. A big thank you goes to Ray and Joy for helping us continue to grow in the state where Tropical Smoothie Cafe originated! Stop by their newest location at 2139…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Opens in Doral, Florida

. Posted in 2016 News

Tropical Smoothie Cafe continues to grow in Florida with the latest Cafe opening in the city of Doral. The owners, Peter and Vani Jonnagadala, are very excited for their grand opening and partnership with the Tropical Smoothie Cafe team. Have you tried the latest smoothie flavor? Stop by this Cafe to try the latest flavors and menu options, and to meet our newest owners!

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise to the Rescue to Meet Growing Smoothie Demand

. Posted in 2016 News

Healthful brands are on the rise with consumers, as QSR Magazine has recently noted. Read more about how Tropical Smoothie Cafe is on the forefront of this consumer behavior, below. A recent article in QSR Magazine talked about a growing change in consumer beverage preferences. Gone are the days of guzzling sodas, with sales and consumption data trending downward. Consumers instead are turning to healthier options such as fresh juices, smoothies, and teas. Dennis Lombardi, President of restaurant advisory firm…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise in Ladera Ranch

. Posted in 2016 News

After purchasing 20 Tropical Smoothie Cafe locations back in January 2016, R.K. Sidhu has now celebrated the grand opening of his newest Cafe in Ladera Ranch, California. Stop by his Tropical Smoothie Cafe at 27412 Antonio Parkway Suite R2 for the latest smoothie flavors and delightful flatbread sandwiches and salads.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise in Blacksburg, Virginia

. Posted in 2016 News

Blacksburg, Virginia is now home to Jonathan Cash’s second Tropical Smoothie Cafe location! Jon’s first Cafe is also in Virginia and the location has been very successful. Congratulations to Jon as he continues to grow with Tropical Smoothie Cafe. Stop by the newest Cafe for a fresh smoothie and snack.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Opens 500th Location in Westland, Michigan

. Posted in 2016 News, Featured

Tropical Smoothie Cafe has been experiencing tremendous growth. One location in particular is a big milestone for the brand. Franchise Owners, Salem Najjar and John Abuaita, are opening their first Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Westland, Michigan, marking the brand’s 500th location.   “We are thrilled to join forces with such a dynamic brand. Tropical Smoothie Cafe is a much healthier alternative to most of the fast casual restaurants currently in the market, and we are eager to introduce this concept…

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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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Tropical Smoothie ranked #5 in the Top 100 Movers and Shakers

. Posted in 2016 News

Every year, Fast Casual magazine releases a list of the Top 100 Movers and Shakers, highlighting both the brands and people that bring energy and success to the franchise industry. Judges focus on growth, sales, and innovation across several categories, including technology, design, customer experience, sustainability, and menu offerings.   This year, Tropical Smoothie Cafe scored the #5 spot from the brands featured. The article credits our efforts this past year, highlighting the way we’ve embraced technology with our app-based loyalty, rewards, and…

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Another Tropical Smoothie Cafe for Fort Myers, Florida

. Posted in 2016 News

Here we GROW again!   Tropical Smoothie Cafe is pleased to announce the opening of Ray and Andrew Howell’s 10th Cafe. Ray brings great sales and advertising experience, as well as a background in real estate, to the Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise. In addition to all of Ray’s expertise as a business owner, his son Andrew has an unwavering passion for the brand as he sets his eyes on opening at least three more Cafes in the area.   Visit Ray, Andrew and their…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise CEO Visits Young Fans

. Posted in 2016 News

With 500 locations open in 38 states, Tropical Smoothie Cafe is a busy business. But, when CEO, Mike Rotondo received letters from two different kids, he was intrigued. The first letter came from Emma Merkel, a ten year old from Michigan. A Tropical Smoothie brand fan, Merkel wrote about always ordering the Jetty Blast smoothie without bananas, but wanting to try something new. Afraid she wouldn’t like other flavors and would be wasting her money, she suggested a smoothie sample…

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A New Franchise Portfolio

. Posted in 2016 News

Debbie Lemieux-King comes from a franchise background, working as an area developer and a multi-unit owner. Congratulations are in order for the grand opening of her Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Ann Arbor, Michigan! Debbie was looking to expand her franchise portfolio, and we are glad she has joined the Tropical Smoothie Cafe team! This Cafe features a drive-thru, so drive on by soon for our latest smoothie flavors and snacks!

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Newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe Hosts Grand Opening on Cinco de Mayo

. Posted in 2016 News

One of the newest Tropical Smoothie Cafes opened its doors on Cinco de Mayo in Columbia, South Carolina. Delayed by almost four months due to heavy flooding that hit the area back in October, it has been a long awaited opening. Grand opening celebrations kicked off with the first 50 people in line receiving free smoothies for a year and a special Avocolada smoothie made with spinach, kale, pineapple, coconut, and lime. Owner, Eshita Kothari said, “Joining the Tropical Smoothie…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise and Kentucky

. Posted in 2016 News

The latest Tropical Smoothie Cafe is now open in Paducah, Kentucky. The three owners, Justin, Tyson and Joey, all have a very strong passion for the franchise and they are hoping to open several other franchise locations soon! Come visit 4793 Village Square Drive Suite H in Paducah, Kentucky, for a fresh snack and smoothie!

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Image of some of Tropical Smoothie Cafe’s menu items, including a toasted flatbread, a smoothie, a toasted wrap, and a toasted sandwich.

New Food Trends Already on the Menu at Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2016 News

A new year means new trends for the food industry. According to forecasts from experts in the restaurant biz, while taste, price, and quality are still important, there’s a growing desire for food that is healthy, flavorful, and fresh. No longer settling for anything quick, consumers want food that is free of additives, made with recognizable ingredients, and packs a punch when it comes to flavor. People want to feel good about themselves when they are eating out, not guilty.…

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Former Athlete-Turned-Tropical Smoothie Franchisee

. Posted in 2016 News

“Opening a business on your own can seem like a pretty intimidating thing, especially when starting over after leaving a different career. That’s why for some, like these former professional athletes and coaches, the best decision to make is to join a different team: a franchise…” Click here to read the rest of the Entrepreneur article about former athletes-turned-franchisees. If you’re ready to invest in a Tropical Smoothie Cafe like Dallas Cowboy’s Everette Brown, fill out the form.

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens in Palos Hills, IL

. Posted in 2016 News

Congratulations to Kevin Bartlett and Patrick Bode on the opening of their Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Palos Hills, Illinois. Kevin and Patrick opened the doors to their Cafe on February 8th, 2016. Come on in and enjoy a wrap or sandwich with one of our real-fruit smoothies!

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens in Hartland, MI

. Posted in 2016 News

Join Tropical Smoothie Cafe in celebrating the opening of Hani Halloun’s Cafe in Hartland, Michigan. Hani was excited to open the doors to his location on Saturday, January 30th. Stop in at 10006 West Highland Road for a tropical food experience from bold-flavored meals or snacks to real-fruit smoothies.

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Holiday Smoothie Recipe Unveiled at Tropical Smoothie Cafe

. Posted in 2015 News

With the holidays just around the corner, Tropical Smoothie Café has brought back the ever popular “Naughty or Nice” campaign for the third year in a row. The year’s featured smoothies include two amazing flavors providing guests the choice to indulge or to play it nice. The two highlights of the menu are the –Blueberry Pom Truffle – a seasonal limited time offering; and the Blueberry Bliss Smoothie– a popular standard menu item.  According to the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council,…

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens In Franklin, TN

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café congratulates Larry Lavigne on the opening on his first café in Franklin, Tennessee! Larry joins the Tropical Smoothie Café team with a background as a pizza franchisee. He plans to develop 4 more Tropical Smoothie Café locations in the Nashville area. Stop by his first location at 443 Cool Springs Road for a real-fruit smoothie and meal or snack!

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens In Las Vegas, NV

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café congratulates Eric Persson on his newest café in Las Vegas, Nevada! Eric is a proud owner of 17 Tropical Smoothie Café locations. Stop in at his newest café today at 3565 South Rainbow Blvd and enjoy a real-fruit smoothie and meal or snack!

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens In Hyannis, MA

. Posted in 2015 News

Congratulations to Ana and Gil DeSousa on the opening of their newest Tropical Smoothie Café! Ana and Gil DeSousa started with Tropical Smoothie Café opening a location in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts. There newest café is located at 489 Bearses Way in Hyannis, Massachusetts. Stop in today for a real–fruit smoothie and good-for-you meal or snack!

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Tropical Smoothie Café Signs 77 Franchise Agreements, Reports Same-store Sales of Over 12 Percent

. 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 the signing of 77 franchise agreements in the first and second quarters of 2015 as the brand continues its aggressive, nationwide expansion. Additionally, the sandwich and smoothie franchise reported year-to-date same-store sales of more than 12 percent. “This year is on track to be our most successful in recent company history,” said Mike Rotondo, CEO of Tropical Smoothie Café.…

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NRN’s 2015 Second 100: Why Tropical Smoothie Café is the No. 7 Fastest-Growing Chain

. Posted in 2015 News

Tropical Smoothie Café saw its domestic systemwide sales grow by 23.2 percent in the most recent year as it opened a net 51 units, giving the chain a total of 411 unites at the end of the year, an increase of 14.2 percent. The Atlanta-based chain that sells smoothies, sandwiches and salads helps keep its customers interested with limited-time offers every eight weeks. Trend-forward LTOs offered last year included a coconut curry chicken wrap and coconut lime chicken salad, and…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens In Naples, FL

. Posted in 2015 News

Congratulations to Amy Reynolds on the opening of her second Tropical Smoothie Café in Naples, Florida! Amy’s newest café opened on July 10th.. Come to 8855 Immokalee Road #1 for a smoothie and meal or snack today!

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens In Walker, MI

. Posted in 2015 News

Congratulations to Craig LeMieux on the opening of his sixth Tropical Smoothie Café located in Walker, Michigan! Craig is the Area Developer for Tropical Smoothie Café in Michigan and Northern Ohio and is a partner in six open cafés and three cafés in development. This location is extra special to Craig because his two sons, Kyle and Zachary LeMieux, operate and partner in this café. Together, they choose this location after Kyle and Zachary had attended Grand Valley State University…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Targeting Orlando 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 Orlando, Fla., for franchise growth. Over the next 1-2 years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise aims to open five new locations throughout Orange, Lake and Seminole Counties. Currently, there are nine cafés in the Greater Orlando area. Tropical Smoothie Café franchise executives, including CEO Mike Rotondo, will host a special event on Wednesday, July…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Targeting Tampa 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 Tampa, Fla., for franchise growth. Over the next 1-2 years, the sandwich and smoothie franchise aims to open approximately 10 new locations in surrounding cities including Palm Harbor, Clearwater Beach and Northdale. Currently, there are four cafés in the Greater Tampa area. Tropical Smoothie Café franchise executives, including CEO Mike Rotondo, will host a…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Turns to FUNraising for Fundraising Efforts

. Posted in 2015 News

This June 19th, Tropical Smoothie Café will celebrate the 9th annual National Flip Flop Day to raise funds to benefit our national charity partner, Camp Sunshine. Our goal this year is to raise $1,000,000 for the camps, which offers countless families the opportunity to put aside the stress and severity of having a child with a life-threatening illness and just have fun. What started as a way to thank our customers for their loyalty to our brand, has turned into…

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Tropical Smoothie Café Opens in Springfield, MO

. Posted in 2015 News

Congratulations to Matt Mawdsley on the opening of his Tropical Smoothie Café! If you are in Springfield, Missouri, visit the newest Tropical Smoothie Café at 3645 East Sunshine Street and enjoy a real-fruit smoothie and better-for-you meal or snack.

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Tropical Smoothie Café Adds Zest To The Menu With The New Artisan Tacos And Avocolada Smoothie

. 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, is pleased to introduce its new LTO line of hand-crafted artisan tacos, as well as a smoothie packed with wholesome ingredients. The new products can be enjoyed starting February 23rd and will continue through April 26th to offer fans unique food and smoothie options for the beginning of spring. Making its debut on the Tropical Smoothie Café menu this month is…

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