High Volume Cold Stone Creamery Hampton, VA-Power Plant At Hampton Rds
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Offering the best tasting, made-to-order ice cream churned in-store fresh daily using only the finest ingredients and mixed on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, sauces and more. Also, smooth & creamy frozen yogurt loaded with probiotics in low-fat/calorie flavors and dairy-free sorbet. Every creation made to order available in cups, cones, waffle bowls and shakes, plus mix & go.
As well as sundaes, shakes, frappes and smoothies, along with pre-packed quarts and party packs. Every option for everyone, all served in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
In addition to the richest ice cream cakes, cupcakes and cookie sandwiches for takeout or conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has the perfect cake for any occasion: signature, birthday, kid-themed, petite, custom and photo cakes, plus signature pies.
Sales up about 5% year over year!
Location: Premium retail space in Power Plant at Hampton Roads, a major regional shopping and entertainment destination. This 480,000 sqft retail, dining and entertainment district is located in the heart of Hampton, with convenient interstate access. It’s anchored by strong national anchors including Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Lowe's, BJ's, PBR, Tapps and more. Plus a $30,000 million 24,000 sqft Rosie’s Gaming Emporium is opening next door to this Cold Stone Creamery in September!
Feel free to stop by the location as a customer first. This is a highly confidentially listing, please DO NOT discuss with employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only.
Listed By Tami Hillier at EatZ & Associates
About the Business
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- Hampton, Virginia
- Year Established:
- Number of Employees:
2 Full & 10 Par
- Real Estate:
- Building Sq. Ft.:
- $5,551.00 Per Month
Leased space $5,551/mth gross. Current lease expires Jun 2019, renewal negotiations already underway.
Square Feet: 1,600.
Seating: 16 Inside & 16 Outside.
Days/Hrs of Operation: Daily 11a-10p.
Value of FF&E: Included in Asking Price.
Nation's leading premium ice cream brand. Voted "Best Ice Cream" countless times. Quality, variety and choice - what customers want! With seemingly endless combinations of mix-ins, allows customers to dream up their own ice cream treat or choose from their wildly popular Signature Creations. Never prepackaged or shipped in, it's the freshness factor that sets them apart. Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium." An artisanal ice cream churned fresh on-site with high standards for taste, consistency and texture.
Ranked #1 in Category. Ranked in the Top 50 - Nation's Restaurant News "Beloved Brands". Consumer Pick - Nations Restaurant News. 1st Place for Craveability in the Dessert Category - Nation's Restaurant News. Ranked in the Top 200 of the Countries Best Franchises - Franchise Times. Ranked in the Top 100 Global Franchises In The World - Franchise Direct. Ranked in the Top 50 - Entrepreneur Franchise 500.
Growth & Expansion:
First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1994. After 30 years in business, this iconic brand continues to thrive and grow. Currently operating more than 1,000 locations in the United States and hundreds in nearly 30 international markets.
Ice cream is America's favorite dessert. Our love affair with ice cream appears everywhere in popular culture - in books, songs, television and movies. Ice cream is also unique because our love and craving for it, stays with us throughout our entire lives.
Cold Stone Creamery is the ultimate ice cream experience, beloved by millions of customers in the U.S. and around the world. Has captivated the sweet tooth of consumers everywhere. Enjoys household name recognition and boasts remarkable customer loyalty. Is a truly remarkable brand that has proven staying power.
Cold Stone is also committed to innovation, offering special themed products to celebrate each season, each holiday and big Hollywood blockbuster movies. And Cold Stone continues to expand co-branded partnerships and create new flavors to increase sales. It also has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. Was the first to provide online/smart phone ordering, builds frequency of cake orders because it's so easy. Plus, it's an easy-to-run and easy-to-scale business that uses only state-of the art equipment.
There has never been a better time to invest in the franchise. Owning a Cold Stone doesn't require any previous experience in the restaurant or service industry, they provide everything an entrepreneur needs to succeed. Not only is it a sound investment with tremendous training, great marketing support and an exceptional product, but it's also a fun business to own. Cold Stone Creamery is a stand-out brand in the rapidly growing $8 billion-dollar booming ice cream industry. And consumer demand for premium handmade ice cream containing high quality ingredients is on the rise!
About the Sale
- Reason For Selling:
80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
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