Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc. Contracts CSA Service Solutions to Provide Full Service and Support to Robot Vendors in North America
The Service Agreement Will Provide Seamless Support for Some 1,000 Reis & Irvy's Installations Expected by Year-End and a Further 2,000 Expected in 2019
SAN DIEGO, CA, Aug. 16, 2018 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // -- Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc. (OCTQB: VEND) announced today an agreement with CSA Service Solutions, a leader in technical field service, to provide for both franchisees and corporate-owned units. Generation NEXT Franchise Brands' flagship subsidiary, Reis & Irvy's, is the world's first franchise of robot-staffed, fully automated frozen dessert vending kiosks.
CSA works with a variety of blue chip companies in the Self Service, Healthcare, Laboratory, Critical Power and Security sectors. CSA offers cradle to grave solutions for companies like Generation Next, from planning of a rollout to decommissioning and everything in between. Currently serving every zip code in the country, CSA has over 250,000 touches a year, ranging from Field Change Orders to Preventative Maintenance to Bench Repairs. CSA has partnered with Emigrant Capital, a private equity division of Emigrant Bank.
With over $170 million in franchise and licensing contracts, Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc. (OTCBB: VEND) is leading the way with frozen desserts, fully autonomous robotic delivery, visual and audio entertainment, and a unique retail experience.
"A Larger Footprint"
"With this caliber of nationwide service from the folks at CSA Service Solutions, we can substantially expand our footprint throughout North America" said Nick Yates, CEO of Generation NEXT Franchise Brands. "Not only will our franchisees benefit from the agreement, our ability to grow our base of corporate-owned robots is expected to accelerate by the end of this year," Yates concluded.
"Looking at Generation NEXT's executive leadership, with their emphasis on superior products and their vision of retail's future, we expect to be working together for many years," Luc Vallieres, President and CEO of CSA said. "And we have the ability to scale our full-service operations to match Generation NEXT's massive expansion throughout North America."
An Industry Disruptor
Generation Next Franchise Brands, Inc. (OTCQB: VEND) is the developer of the world's first fully-automated robotic frozen dessert vending kiosk designed to disrupt brick-and-mortar competitors. Reis & Irvy's unattended robots eliminate the need for costly rents and employees; significantly reduce food safety concerns; and are capable of operating 24-hours a day.
Reis & Irvy's-branded signature robot characters of the same name can dispense servings of frozen yogurt, ice cream, gelato and sorbet topped with a selection of six delicious toppings in under 60 seconds. With self-checkout touch screen ordering and payment options, video animation, music and delicious frozen dessert provided exclusively by Dannon, robot vendors meet consumers' demand for immediate convenience, entertainment and a superior quality product - be it in shopping malls, medical centers and any other high-traffic area.
For more information, visit the Reis & Irvy's website at www.reisandirvys.com or call Toll-Free (888) 902-7558.
About Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc.
Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc., based in San Diego, California, is a publicly traded company on the OTC Markets trading under the symbol OTCBB: VEND. Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc. is parent company to Reis and Irvy's, Inc. and Generation NEXT Vending Robots.
About Reis & Irvy's, Inc.
Reis & Irvy's, Inc. is a subsidiary franchise concept of Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc. (VEND). Launched in early 2016, the revolutionary Reis & Irvy's Vending Robot serves seven different flavors of frozen yogurt, ice cream, sorbets and gelatos, a choice of up to six custom toppings and to customers within 60 seconds or less at the point of sale. The unique franchise opportunity has since established itself as a high-demand product and currently showcases a franchise network both domestically as well as internationally.
About CSA Service Solutions, LLC.
CSA SERVICE SOLUTIONS is a passionate, professional and customer centric service organization. Established in 1998, we have worked on a number of prestigious contracts for global leaders in the healthcare, laboratory, critical power, security and self-service kiosk spaces. We specialize in professional field service support, including anything from conceptualized design and implementation to FCO's, repairs and preventative maintenance. Contact us at csa-service.com
This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only. No Reis & Irvy's franchises will be sold to any resident of any state until the offering has been exempted from the requirements of, or duly registered in and declared effective by, such state and the required FDD (if any) has been delivered to the prospective franchisee before the sale in compliance with applicable law. Currently, the following states in the United States regulate the offer and sale of franchises: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. If you reside in one of these states, or even if you reside elsewhere, you may have certain rights under applicable franchise laws or regulations.
Cautionary note on forward-looking statements
This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements include, among others, statements concerning our future financial performance, including statements regarding: our ability to generate revenue and recognize deferred revenue; our ability to timely launch delivery and installation of our frozen yogurt robots; and our ability to grow our franchising and licensing divisions and launch our corporate-owned and direct sales platforms. The Company bases these forward-looking statements on its current expectations, estimates and projections about future events and the industry in which it operates using information currently available to it. Actual results could differ materially from those discussed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are identified by words such as "believe," "anticipate," "propose," "expect," "intend," "plan," "will," "may," "estimates," variations of such words and other similar expressions. In addition, any statements that refer to expectations, projections or other characterizations of future events or circumstances are forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ from those implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this press release are set forth in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), including our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended June 30, 2017, our Quarterly Reports, and our Current Reports on Form 8-K. Be advised that developments subsequent to this press release are likely to cause these statements to become outdated and the Company is under no obligation (and expressly disclaims any such obligation) to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
Generation NEXT Franchise Brands, Inc.
Phone: (818) 744-1851
Reis & Irvy's Website: www.reisandirvys.com
CSA Service Solutions: www.csa-service.com