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Grand opening with free ice cream for first 200 guests is Nov. 17 For months, ice cream lovers in the Glendale-Arrowhead area watched construction progress on the new Bruster’s Real Ice Cream at 17115 N. 51st Avenue near Bell Rd., with many asking on Facebook when the first scoops would be served. Their wait is […]


Bruster’s Real Ice Cream today announced a multi-year partnership with Atlanta United to become the Major League Soccer team’s exclusive ice cream partner. The deal – Bruster’s first with a major league sports team – extends through the 2019 and 2020 seasons.


Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is making July’s National Ice Cream Month celebration even sweeter by giving away a $3 reward to use toward your ice cream purchase at participating shops. All you have to do is join the new Sweet Rewards loyalty program by visiting www.BrustersSweetRewards.com or downloading the app from Google Play or the […]


PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kim Ellis, a veteran in planning and executing franchise growth strategies, has been named vice president of Franchise Development for Bruster’s Real Ice Cream as the chain continues its fast-paced expansion.


New Sweet Rewards Loyalty Program features advanced data analytics capabilities to help drive sales


Popular new flavor featured with ultra-decadent Butter Brickle for May PITTSBURGH – Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has introduced its new, limited-time Cookie Butter flavor. A spiced cookie ice cream with cookie butter ribbons that’s sure to butter up your taste buds! For the month of May, it is being featured with another Bruster’s favorite, Butter […]


PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, with legions of fans in the East and Southeast, is rapidly finding new ones in the South and West – key regions in its national expansion strategy.


PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream has named Thomas J. “T.J.” Tranel vice president of Real Estate, as it continues to add franchised locations at a fast pace.


Local couple excited to bring award-winning frozen treat chain to area There’s a new scoop in Orange, California. Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, which has a growing number of raving fans throughout the United States, will celebrate its latest grand opening at 510 N. Tustin St. on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 2 to 5 p.m. Friends […]


Beaver-rooted chain adding new franchisees in Pittsburgh and across the country PITTSBURGH — The proud tradition of scooping freshly made Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will return to Gibsonia Saturday, June 17. Glenn Pilarski of Hampton is the new owner of the favorite neighborhood gathering spot at 4937 William Flynn Highway/Route 8. “It’s been my dream […]


PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bruster’s Real Ice Cream soon will be scooped in five more locations in metro Phoenix after the premium frozen treat chain inked a new franchise deal accelerating its rapid expansion in the West.


PITTSBURGH – There is a new scoop in Garden Grove, California. Bruster’s Real Ice Cream opened Friday, April 28. The premium frozen treat shop is located at 12879 Harbor Blvd. in the Harbor Town and Country Shopping Center, north of Garden Grove Blvd.


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 […]


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.



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