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Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Debuts in Provo, Utah

August 5, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS – AUGUST 5, 2019 Damon Wood and his wife Michelle Wood first ventured 250 miles to Bruster’s Real Ice Cream to try premium ice cream. And after seeing its creation in the stores where it is served, the two began a plan: to make ice cream their living.

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30 years later, Pittsburghers still scream for Bruster’s Ice Cream

July 8, 2019

GRETCHEN MCKAY – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Jul 8, 2019 The sun was soon to go down on what had been a very warm and sunny Sunday when Nate Witt and his family got in line at Bruster’s Real Ice Cream in Ross.

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Bruster’s Celebrating 30 Years Of Sweet Success

June 30, 2019

Jun 30, 2019 12:25PM ● By Vanessa Orr When founder Bruce Reed started the first Bruster’s Real Ice Cream in Bridgewater, PA, back in 1989, he had no plans to expand the business beyond his local neighborhood. “Bruce was from a food-service family; his dad started a small restaurant in Bridgewater, PA,” explained CEO Jim […]

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Bruster’s Ice Cream celebrating its 30th birthday

June 29, 2019

By Scott Tady Posted Jun 29, 2019 BRIDGEWATER — Born in Beaver County and now spanning the globe, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has become synonymous with sweet treats. “I come here a lot because the ice cream is good,” said Betty McKinnis, 92, of Beaver Falls, enjoying a butter pecan cone Thursday at Bruster’s flagship […]

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Menu Tracker: New items from KFC, McAlister’s Deli and Newk’s Eatery

June 12, 2019

Bret Thorn Jun 12, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Mango Dragonfruit Sorbet: Mango sorbet swirled with dragon fruit sorbet, $3.36-$7.81 in a waffle cone    

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Take a sip: 10 fast casuals upgrade summer beverage offerings

June 11, 2019

June 11, 2019 | by Cherryh Cansler I have a confession to make. At least three times a week I visit my local Sonic during happy hour (between 2 and 4 p.m.) for a half-price large Vanilla Coke Zero. Don’t judge me — at least it’s not the Route 44 — and if Sonic didn’t offer my favorite […]

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Personalities of Pittsburgh: Jim Sahene on “serving happiness everyday” at Bruster’s Ice Cream

June 6, 2019

By Tim Schooley  – Reporter, Pittsburgh Business Times Jim Sahene of Bruster’s Ice Cream talks about working with franchisees.

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Bruster’s Introduces Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet, Icy Freezes for June

June 5, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS  |  JUNE 5, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will commemorate its milestone anniversary on July 13. With little more than a month until Bruster’s Real Ice Cream celebrates its 30th anniversary, the company is building excitement with two limited time offers for June: new Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and custom Icy Freezes. Both designed […]

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The Countdown is On: Bruster’s Releases More Special Offers Before 30th Anniversary

June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019 Company Presents Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and Custom Freezes in June! With little more than a month until Bruster’s Real Ice Cream celebrates its 30th anniversary, the company is building excitement with two limited time offers for June: new Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and custom Icy Freezes. Both designed to keep customers cool […]

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Bruster’s Real Ice Cream to open shop on RM 620

June 3, 2019

By Sally Grace Holtgrieve   |  2:35 pm June 3, 2019 CDT Bruster’s Real Ice Cream plans to open a location at 3303 RM 620, Austin, by the end of 2019. For 30 years, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has been providing homemade, fresh ice cream made in the store in a family-friendly environment, spokesperson Meredith Klein said.

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National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day brings free cookies and sweet savings Wednesday

May 15, 2019

Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY . —  Published May 15, 2019 There are many days to celebrate the sweet circumference of the cookie. Wednesday is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, a made-up food holiday that happens again Aug. 4. The cookie catchall day is Dec. 4, which is National Cookie Day and a bigger discount day than […]

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Menu Tracker: New items from Dairy Queen, El Pollo Loco, Newk’s Eatery

May 9, 2019

Bret Thorn May 09, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Double Fudge Brownie ice cream (pictured): Chocolate ice cream with brownie chunks and a fudge swirl, price varies by size and location

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Bruster’s Launches Double Fudge Brownie for Limited Time

May 1, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MAY 1, 2019 BRUSTER’S REAL ICE CREAM Maintaining focus on its customers, Bruster’s will continue to announce new flavors and special offers throughout the year leading up to its 30th anniversary in July. Throughout the month of May, at Bruster’s Real Ice Cream locations across the country, scoopers are serving up the company’s newest […]

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3 eating trends elevating spring menus

April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 | by Cherryh Cansler Seasonal fruits and veggies seem to be the theme of spring menu LTOs, but a few sweet treats made the cut as well. Holidays also served as inspiration for a couple of fast casual brands, including Voodoo Doughnuts and Fresh&Co, which paid tribute to 4/20, a holiday celebrated by marijuana users. The irony of […]

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Menu Tracker: New items from Burger King, Denny’s, Fresh&Co

April 4, 2019

Bret Thorn Apr 04, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundae: Warm chocolate chip cookie topped with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge, around $5.15-$7.75

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Bruster’s Unveils New Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundae In April

April 3, 2019

Company continues to introduce new flavors, treats and more April 03, 2019 // Franchising.com // PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will celebrate its 30th anniversary this July. But you can bet the company isn’t waiting that long to celebrate. Instead, Bruster’s is keeping energy high with a series of new limited time offers. So, […]

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Bruster’s Introduces Waffle Bowl Ice Cream Flights

March 7, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MARCH 7, 2019 With Bruster’s new Waffle Bowl Ice Cream Flights, there’s no reason to stop at a single great flavor. Presented as a limited time offer from March 1 through March 31, customers can customize their own unique sampler flight from the full arsenal of homemade flavors at their neighborhood Bruster’s. Made […]

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Bruster’s Kicks Off PJ Day with Deals Nationwide

March 6, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MARCH 6, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream isn’t sleeping on PJ Day. Instead, the company is kicking off spring early with an appreciation event centered on bringing together customers and community members. For more than 25 years, ice cream lovers have been invited to don their coziest sleepwear and visit a participating Bruster’s […]

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Bruster’s Starts 2019 With Sweet Deal For Its PJ Day Celebrations At Locations Nationwide

March 5, 2019

Participating stores to celebrate throughout March March 05, 2019 // Franchising.com // PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream isn’t sleeping on PJ Day. Instead, the company is kicking off spring early with an appreciation event centered on bringing together customers and community members. For more than 25 years, ice cream lovers have been invited to […]

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Our Top 10 Franchise Categories for 2019

November 28, 2018

From fresh industries to the established spaces that show no signs of slowing down, here are the 10 franchise categories we believe will boom in 2019.

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Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Debuts in Provo, Utah

August 5, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS – AUGUST 5, 2019 Damon Wood and his wife Michelle Wood first ventured 250 miles to Bruster’s Real Ice Cream to try premium ice cream. And after seeing its creation in the stores where it is served, the two began a plan: to make ice cream their living.

Learn More

30 years later, Pittsburghers still scream for Bruster’s Ice Cream

July 8, 2019

GRETCHEN MCKAY – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Jul 8, 2019 The sun was soon to go down on what had been a very warm and sunny Sunday when Nate Witt and his family got in line at Bruster’s Real Ice Cream in Ross.

Learn More

Bruster’s Celebrating 30 Years Of Sweet Success

June 30, 2019

Jun 30, 2019 12:25PM ● By Vanessa Orr When founder Bruce Reed started the first Bruster’s Real Ice Cream in Bridgewater, PA, back in 1989, he had no plans to expand the business beyond his local neighborhood. “Bruce was from a food-service family; his dad started a small restaurant in Bridgewater, PA,” explained CEO Jim […]

Learn More

Bruster’s Ice Cream celebrating its 30th birthday

June 29, 2019

By Scott Tady Posted Jun 29, 2019 BRIDGEWATER — Born in Beaver County and now spanning the globe, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has become synonymous with sweet treats. “I come here a lot because the ice cream is good,” said Betty McKinnis, 92, of Beaver Falls, enjoying a butter pecan cone Thursday at Bruster’s flagship […]

Learn More

Menu Tracker: New items from KFC, McAlister’s Deli and Newk’s Eatery

June 12, 2019

Bret Thorn Jun 12, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Mango Dragonfruit Sorbet: Mango sorbet swirled with dragon fruit sorbet, $3.36-$7.81 in a waffle cone    

Learn More

Take a sip: 10 fast casuals upgrade summer beverage offerings

June 11, 2019

June 11, 2019 | by Cherryh Cansler I have a confession to make. At least three times a week I visit my local Sonic during happy hour (between 2 and 4 p.m.) for a half-price large Vanilla Coke Zero. Don’t judge me — at least it’s not the Route 44 — and if Sonic didn’t offer my favorite […]

Learn More

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Jim Sahene on “serving happiness everyday” at Bruster’s Ice Cream

June 6, 2019

By Tim Schooley  – Reporter, Pittsburgh Business Times Jim Sahene of Bruster’s Ice Cream talks about working with franchisees.

Learn More

Bruster’s Introduces Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet, Icy Freezes for June

June 5, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS  |  JUNE 5, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will commemorate its milestone anniversary on July 13. With little more than a month until Bruster’s Real Ice Cream celebrates its 30th anniversary, the company is building excitement with two limited time offers for June: new Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and custom Icy Freezes. Both designed […]

Learn More

The Countdown is On: Bruster’s Releases More Special Offers Before 30th Anniversary

June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019 Company Presents Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and Custom Freezes in June! With little more than a month until Bruster’s Real Ice Cream celebrates its 30th anniversary, the company is building excitement with two limited time offers for June: new Mango Dragon Fruit Sorbet and custom Icy Freezes. Both designed to keep customers cool […]

Learn More

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream to open shop on RM 620

June 3, 2019

By Sally Grace Holtgrieve   |  2:35 pm June 3, 2019 CDT Bruster’s Real Ice Cream plans to open a location at 3303 RM 620, Austin, by the end of 2019. For 30 years, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has been providing homemade, fresh ice cream made in the store in a family-friendly environment, spokesperson Meredith Klein said.

Learn More

National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day brings free cookies and sweet savings Wednesday

May 15, 2019

Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY . —  Published May 15, 2019 There are many days to celebrate the sweet circumference of the cookie. Wednesday is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, a made-up food holiday that happens again Aug. 4. The cookie catchall day is Dec. 4, which is National Cookie Day and a bigger discount day than […]

Learn More

Menu Tracker: New items from Dairy Queen, El Pollo Loco, Newk’s Eatery

May 9, 2019

Bret Thorn May 09, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Double Fudge Brownie ice cream (pictured): Chocolate ice cream with brownie chunks and a fudge swirl, price varies by size and location

Learn More

Bruster’s Launches Double Fudge Brownie for Limited Time

May 1, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MAY 1, 2019 BRUSTER’S REAL ICE CREAM Maintaining focus on its customers, Bruster’s will continue to announce new flavors and special offers throughout the year leading up to its 30th anniversary in July. Throughout the month of May, at Bruster’s Real Ice Cream locations across the country, scoopers are serving up the company’s newest […]

Learn More

3 eating trends elevating spring menus

April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 | by Cherryh Cansler Seasonal fruits and veggies seem to be the theme of spring menu LTOs, but a few sweet treats made the cut as well. Holidays also served as inspiration for a couple of fast casual brands, including Voodoo Doughnuts and Fresh&Co, which paid tribute to 4/20, a holiday celebrated by marijuana users. The irony of […]

Learn More

Menu Tracker: New items from Burger King, Denny’s, Fresh&Co

April 4, 2019

Bret Thorn Apr 04, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundae: Warm chocolate chip cookie topped with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge, around $5.15-$7.75

Learn More

Bruster’s Unveils New Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie Sundae In April

April 3, 2019

Company continues to introduce new flavors, treats and more April 03, 2019 // Franchising.com // PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will celebrate its 30th anniversary this July. But you can bet the company isn’t waiting that long to celebrate. Instead, Bruster’s is keeping energy high with a series of new limited time offers. So, […]

Learn More

Bruster’s Introduces Waffle Bowl Ice Cream Flights

March 7, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MARCH 7, 2019 With Bruster’s new Waffle Bowl Ice Cream Flights, there’s no reason to stop at a single great flavor. Presented as a limited time offer from March 1 through March 31, customers can customize their own unique sampler flight from the full arsenal of homemade flavors at their neighborhood Bruster’s. Made […]

Learn More

Bruster’s Kicks Off PJ Day with Deals Nationwide

March 6, 2019

INDUSTRY NEWS MARCH 6, 2019 Bruster’s Real Ice Cream isn’t sleeping on PJ Day. Instead, the company is kicking off spring early with an appreciation event centered on bringing together customers and community members. For more than 25 years, ice cream lovers have been invited to don their coziest sleepwear and visit a participating Bruster’s […]

Learn More

Bruster’s Starts 2019 With Sweet Deal For Its PJ Day Celebrations At Locations Nationwide

March 5, 2019

Participating stores to celebrate throughout March March 05, 2019 // Franchising.com // PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream isn’t sleeping on PJ Day. Instead, the company is kicking off spring early with an appreciation event centered on bringing together customers and community members. For more than 25 years, ice cream lovers have been invited to […]

Learn More

Our Top 10 Franchise Categories for 2019

November 28, 2018

From fresh industries to the established spaces that show no signs of slowing down, here are the 10 franchise categories we believe will boom in 2019.

Learn More
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