October 28, 2015 // Franchising.com // BERKELEY, Calif. – CREAM, a dessert franchise highly known for its ice cream sandwiches, has launched a new line of super premium ice cream pints and coffee drinks.
The ice cream pints retail at $4.99 in five premium flavors - Salted Caramel, Cookies and Cream, Very Berry Strawberry, Mint Chocolate Chip and French Vanilla.
Guests can also opt for any of CREAM’s 21 signature ice cream flavors and have it hand packed in-store.
To help customers gear up for the winter season, CREAM is also introducing hot coffee drinks. Guest can now enjoy a latte, americano, espresso, and cappuccino, all brewed in-house. Also making a debut are two signature CREAM drinks: the “CREAM Caramel Macchiato Shake”, a cold coffee beverage with espresso poured through a rich caramel topped milkshake, and the “CREAM-agato”, espresso poured over ice cream.
“Now customers can put a little cream in their coffee. The infused taste of a shot of espresso and salted caramel is unreal,” said Jim Ryan, CREAM’s President and COO. “With coffee drinks and premium ice cream pints our guests can enjoy CREAM products whenever, wherever regardless of the season.”
The premium pints and coffee drinks are now available at most CREAM locations.
CREAM, which is an acronym for “Cookies Rule Everything Around Me,” offers a menu of over 20 ice cream flavors and 16 cookie flavors and as many as 15 toppings that customers can mix and match, including vegan and gluten-free options. While the ice cream sandwiches are the main draw, CREAM also has milkshakes, floats, malts, scoops of ice cream, and other baked goods, such as “The Cream Taco,” a waffle cone shaped like a taco loaded with ice cream and toppings.
Based in the Bay Area and named one of Buzzfeed’s “27 Ice Cream Shops You Need To Visit Before You Die,” CREAM is a rapidly-growing fast casual restaurant business that specializes in high quality ice cream sandwiches and other confections. Founded in 2010 and franchising since 2012, CREAM currently has 22 locations open and operating throughout California and Nevada, and plans to expand its national footprint over the next several years. For more information, please visit www.creamnation.com.