Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Signs Deals to Enter Seven New Markets as First Quarter Comp Sales Growth Nears Nine Percent
April 4, 2017
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 […]
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Celebrates Luck of the Irish
March 14, 2017
PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is getting into the spirit of spring by featuring two “lucky” flavors. The limited-time offering pays homage to St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, with new Irish Cream and the return of a seasonal favorite, Mint Fudge Crunch.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Launches Texas, Arizona and California Franchise Growth Campaign
January 17, 2017
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has opened a third location in California as it embarks on an ambitious development campaign to add locations in the West and Southwest.
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Premium frozen treat chain Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, which is expanding in several current and new markets, is helping its fans celebrate the holidays with three indulgent, limited-time flavors.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Targeting Triad for Expansion with Special Franchise Discount Incentive
September 23, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, the fast-growing premium frozen treat chain, is kicking off a campaign to recruit new franchisees in the Piedmont Triad. Bruster’s, consistently ranked among America’s favorite ice cream shops, is offering new Triad franchisees 50 percent off its standard fee.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Inks Franchise Deals for 15 New Stores
September 20, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will soon be scooped in several new cities nationwide, as the premium frozen treat chain’s rapid expansion continues. Additional stores also are coming to existing Bruster’s markets, with both new and current franchisees recently signing development deals.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Introduces New Fall Flavor as Sales Continue to Break Records
September 9, 2016
PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream continues to buck this year’s restaurant industry slowdown, as it introduces a new fall flavor and reprises two guest favorites.
August Gets Hotter with Bruster’s New, Limited-Time Cayenne Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream
August 3, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has found a great way to make something cool really hot for the final weeks of summer. The premium ice cream chain has paired new, limited-time Cayenne Chocolate Chunk with campfire favorite, S’Mores, for its “Sweet & Heat” August promotion.
PITTSBURGH–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Capture “That Bruster’s Feeling” during National Ice Cream Month and you could win free ice cream for a year from Bruster’s Real Ice Cream.
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is paying homage to its Southern fans with its “Southern Charmers” limited-time offer during the month of June, which includes new Southern Banana Puddin’.
First Bruster’s Real Ice Cream to Open in Arizona
May 23, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream’s latest Western expansion is taking the popular premium frozen treat chain to Arizona. New franchisees Kevin and Trinette Markey will serve the first scoops of Bruster’s ice cream in Chandler, Arizona, this summer.
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream continued its aggressive expansion plans and historic sales streak during the first quarter of 2016. The premium ice cream brand posted a 23.45 percent sales growth figure, the largest in the company’s 27-year history.
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, riding a three-year same-store sale growth streak, opened its first shop in South Korea on March 31. Located in Cheonan City, it is the first of a 10-unit development agreement signed last year with Seoul-based Lee & Bruster’s, Inc.
D-I-Y Valentine’ Day Treat Ideas from Bruster’s Real Ice Cream
February 9, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has some sweet ideas for letting someone special know how much you care on Valentine’s Day. Bruster’s ice cream experts have created home versions of two popular treats that are fun and easy to make, especially with kids. Or, let Bruster’s create them for you. Either way, you […]
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Enters New Year Amid Record Sales
January 11, 2016
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, America’s favorite frozen treat chain, served up its best sales performance in its 27-year history during 2015, laying the groundwork for more expansion in 2016.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Adds New Chocolate Peppermint to Line of Premium Holiday Treats
November 30, 2015
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is spreading good cheer for the holidays with limited-time seasonal treats, including a new flavor to its line-up of premium, hand-made ice cream products, as the chain continues on its path of strong sales growth.
Chain Executive Jennifer Brinker to Lead Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Marketing
September 30, 2015
PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has hired veteran chain marketing executive Jennifer Brinker as its vice president of Marketing and Product Development. During her career, Brinker spent more than a decade at Pittsburgh-based General Nutrition Centers, Inc. (GNC), holding vice-president level positions in advertising and marketing. Her work supported the company’s revenue growth, while […]
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Surges into Fall with Record Sales, Seasonal Limited Time Offers
September 18, 2015
PITTSBURGH–Spurred by record sales growth, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has introduced two limited-time flavors and a seasonal menu item to complement year-round favorites, a strategy that has helped drive the chain’s best performance since it was founded more than 25 years ago.
Smile for Free Bruster’s Ice Cream in Summer Photo Contest
August 3, 2015
PITTSBURGH – While we all scream for ice cream, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is giving people a reason to smile. Bruster’s Summer Smile Photo Contest will reward four lucky winners – one a week in August – with free ice cream for a year, just for sharing a smiling face photo and texting “SummerSmile” to […]
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Shatters All-Time Sales Record
July 23, 2015
Second Quarter Same-Stores Sales Growth Tops 10 Percent. Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, America’s favorite ice cream chain, posted a 10.5 percent comp-store sales increase last quarter, its best performance since the company started more than 25 years ago….