December 09, 2014 // Franchising.com // OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - SmallCakes Creamery and Novelties -www.smallcakescreamery.com - the newest in combined franchise opportunities anticipates doubling its locations. The franchise SmallCakes A Cupcakery, which has been widely successful with more than 90 locations across the world, is offering this expansion to include small batch fresh made ice cream with flavors that mirror the award winning cupcakes. www.smallcakescreamery.com/signature-flavors Along with cupcakes and ice cream, there will be freshly made flavored popcorn, cotton candy and novelty candies. By this time next year the organization expects to have more than 100 new stores open. The cost to open a SmallCakes Creamery and Novelty franchise starts at $50,000.
Jeff Martin, the CEO of SmallCakes says "We are combining this new trend of freshly made ice cream with our already popular flavors to create a winning combination that is proving to be popular across the globe." Martin adds, "Being able to offer multiple products under one roof and a product that has proven success is a great opportunity for small start ups."
Premium ice cream is the most popular product with consumers according to a recent survey of U.S. ice cream manufacturers. In the survey, 79.3 percent cited premium ice cream as the most popular product made.
So far there are SmallCakes Creamery and Novelties in Kansas, Illinois, New Mexico, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Dubai. Many of the current SmallCakes A Cupcakery franchise owners are expanding their stores to include the new concept.
Founded in 2008 by CEO Jeff Martin, SmallCakes A Cupcakery has over 90 locations in the U.S. and abroad specializing in gourmet cupcakes baked daily. For more information about this franchise send inquiries firstname.lastname@example.org