Bruster’s Real Ice Cream

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream

is seeking candidates for expansion.

How do I buy a Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Franchise?

At Bruster’s they like to keep things simple. Typically the process takes 4-6 months from signing to opening, and includes five stages: introduction and application, disclosure, approval and award. The total investment for an end-cap unit is $229,200 - $584,500 and for a free-standing unit is $508,000 - $1,325,000. Learn more about joining the Bruster's franchise team which gives you all the tools to run a successful business.

Total Investment$229,200 - $1,315,000
Cash Required$100,000
Business TypeFranchise
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A Scoop Above The Rest -  Bruster’s®Real Ice Cream.

Since 1989, Bruster’s® has become one of the country’s favorite frozen treat chains. And for the last 20 years, we’ve been ranked by Entrepreneur Magazine as a top franchise. The Bruster’s brand was built on the idea of EXCELLENCE and bringing on the RIGHT franchisees. A majority of entrepreneurs (just like you) make a conscious decision to become Bruster’s franchisees not only for their love of our ice cream, but for their PASSION FOR PEOPLE. You’ll find over 200 independently owned Bruster’s® locations in 26 states, Guyana and South Korea -- and more are springing up every single day.
 
 
So, why Bruster’s? It’s not rocket science, it’s ice cream:
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Open Bruster’s Real Ice Cream in any of these available states: AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MI, MN, MO, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV, WI, DC.

About

Discover The Difference. Always Handmade. Always Fresh.

The Bruster’s® difference starts with our proprietary home-style mix, delivered fresh from our dairy to each store, where small artisan batches of ice creams, yogurts, ices, and sorbets are made fresh daily. Each location offers a selection of 30-40 custom, decadent flavors, out of over 160 recipes to choose from, each day.

Make A Difference In Your Life And Your Community

You’ll discover that being a Bruster’s® franchisee is more than a financial investment or a means to support your family. A Bruster’s® Real Ice Cream store is a place where people come happy and ready to make a memory! This business is a catalyst for community connections and family celebrations. You will become a mentor to your young employees, your ice cream becomes the basis for special family traditions, and your patio becomes a gathering place for friends and family celebrations. You will have the opportunity to sponsor neighborhood teams and offer fundraising opportunities for schools and churches.

If you are looking for a business that is meaningful and fulfilling, you should take a closer look at Bruster’s® Real Ice Cream!

Who We Are And What We Stand For

As a privately held company, we focus on helping you build the right store, in the right place with the right training and the right employees.

Our experienced team provides tools, resources, guidance and advice that includes:

  • Lending resources and business plan templates
  • Site selection support and real estate broker connections
  • Construction management
  • Comprehensive training in both corporate office and within your store for the grand opening
  • Comprehensive Marketing programs and individual assistance
  • Grand opening plan and resources
  • Product procurement and distribution
  • Field operations consultants
  • Continuous product innovation

Build The Bruster’s® That’s Perfect For You

Thanks to several simple, yet straightforward design options, you can tailor your ice cream business to your specific needs and geography. Our options include walk-up service (with and without drive-thru) that can be developed as an endcap or freestanding store. Either of these options provides a streamlined operation that allows you to service high volumes of guests quickly and efficiently.

We offer:

  • Generous protected territories
  • Veteran discount - 50% off the franchise fee
  • Subsequent unit discount - 50% off the franchise fee
  • No renewal fees

Let’s Get Started!

It’s a sweet and affordable decision and we will work with you every step of the way.

Just imagine the pride you’ll feel knowing that you’re serving the best ice cream around, made right in your store daily! When you become part of the Bruster’s®brand, you’ll know what it means to be a “A Scoop Above the Rest™!”

TAKE THE NEXT STEP — GET BETTER ACQUAINTED WITH OUR BRAND BY REQUESTING MORE INFORMATION BELOW NOW!

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