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Healthy lifestyles and healthier food choices are important to people in the Twin Cities area. And Tropical Smoothie Cafe fits right into people’s busy lives with better-for-you, delicious food and smoothie options on the go. With two Cafes in the Twin Cities, there is plenty of room to add at least 35 more. If you want to get in on the excitement of being a healthy food franchisee, you’ll want some important facts about Tropical Smoothie Cafe and our continued growth:

  • A fun, friendly concept with a better business model with no fryers, grills, or baking
  • In 2016, the top 50% of our franchisees had average gross sales of $846,431* — a 30% increase over the last 4 years
  • Over 26% increase in comp sales over the last three years
  • Average ticket is over $8.25 per person
  • Multiple dayparts — breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert, plus catering
  • Loyal customer base at 640+ locations coast-to-coast — 250+ opened in the last 3 years
  • Ranked #71 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 and featured in Franchise Times’ 2017 Fast & Serious list

This area is ripe for the better-for-you food and smoothies of Tropical Smoothie Cafe.

  • Residents of the Twin Cities are ranked highest in the 2007-2017 ACSM American Fitness Index® of Health and Community Fitness, topping the list of the 50 largest Metropolitan areas across the U.S.**
  • 80.6% of Twin Cities residents engage in physical activity every month.**
  • 93.4% of Twin Cities residents ages 25-54 have used quick service restaurants in the past month.†
  • Of that 93.4%, 42.5% have visited for breakfast, 71.0% for lunch, and 71.7% for dinner.†

Help put us on the map by opening in these available locations!

Anoka County
Dakota County
Eau Claire County
Hennepin County

Ramsey County
Washington County
Wright County
And many more...





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