Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Signs Deals to Enter Seven New Markets as First Quarter Comp Sales Growth Nears Nine Percent

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has signed franchise development agreements that will introduce its premium frozen treats to seven new markets. The announcement comes as the chain posts an 8.8 percent same-store sales increase for the first quarter of 2017. Comp sales for 2016 were up 7.2 percent with 92 stores setting sales records. This followed 10.4 percent growth in 2015.