January 18, 2017. Posted in 2017 News
Congratulations to Libby McDonald on her newest Tropical Smoothie Cafe location! With prior experience as a restaurant business consultant, Libby was intrigued by the better-for-you menu and simple business model that Tropical Smoothie Cafe brings to the table for its Franchise Owners. Wanting to get in on the action, she joined the TSC family in 2012 with a Cafe in Grand Rapids and quickly expanded her portfolio with the addition of another Grand Rapids Cafe in 2014. Now, with a…
July 7, 2016. Posted in 2016 News, Featured, Success Stories
Mike Philip purchased three existing Tropical Smoothie Cafe (TSC) businesses three months ago and already he is on track to open three more. Perhaps three is his lucky number? His decision to add TSC to his business portfolio, along with his existing Einstein Bagels franchise, was motivated by our unique brand position and niche within the fast casual industry. “I think our Cafes speak to the values that our customers hold. They want fresh, healthy food that tastes great and…
April 12, 2016. Posted in 2016 News
Tropical Smoothie Cafe continues to grow, with its latest Cafe opening in Ephrata, Pennsylvania! Rick and Brad Evans are very familiar with the restaurant industry and are excited to share their years of experience with their TSC team and the community. Rick worked at his father’s local restaurant while growing up and Brad has been in the restaurant business for 17 years. Between the two Franchise Owners, there is over 30 years of experience in the restaurant industry! Stop by…
April 8, 2016. Posted in 2016 News
Congratulations on a Tropical Smoothie grand opening! Make sure to visit one of the latest Tropical Smoothie Cafe, located in Madison, Alabama. Federico, Gilbert and Peter Morales-Zimmerman are ready to hit the ground running with their Tropical Smoothie and they already have plans to open future locations. Learn more about Tropical Smoothie and the opportunity to open your very own Cafe here.
April 7, 2016. Posted in 2016 News
The Warnock’s are excited to be opening their very first Tropical Smoothie Cafe, located in sunny El Paso, Texas. Kaleb and Paula also have a second Tropical Smoothie location in the works and they hope to have both locations up and running by the end of 2017. They aim to build out across the rest of El Paso, before expanding into other markets. Kaleb comes from a military background and he feels that this will help immensely when it comes…
March 31, 2016. Posted in 2016 News
Congratulations are in order for one of our newest franchisees, Sanjay Sehgal, on the opening of his first Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Port Washington, New York! Sanjay currently owns two other businesses, including a sneaker and cell phone store. He is excited to begin his adventure in the food industry with the guidance of the Tropical Smoothie Team. Lean more about all of the opportunities Tropical Smoothie Franchise offers, by visiting our website here.
March 16, 2016. Posted in 2016 News
John Tang has been in the restaurant business since he was 14. With recent area manager experience with a franchised yogurt business and Training/General Management experience with an international bakery-restaurant group, it has always been his dream to own and operate his own restaurant. John was introduced to TSC by a longtime friend who was in the process of opening a Tropical Smoothie Cafe in Northern, VA. John saw TSC as a brand that modern day America is seeking out…
July 31, 2015. Posted in 2015 News
It has been quite a year at Tropical Smoothie Café (TSC). With our double-digit sales growth of late, we are getting noticed in industry publications and by industry insiders. Systemwide sales are up 23.2 percent this year, and the brand’s Average Unit Volume is $734,000* – the highest in the company’s 18-year history. A recent article in QSR magazine listed TSC as a “major player on the national scene” and one of 2015’s Best Franchise Deals. This exciting growth also…