All Five Turnkey With Managers In Place At Each Location
Rogers & Fayetteville, AR & Branson & Springfield, MO
Asking Price: $1,550,000
Gross Sales: $2,187,943
Net Operating Income: $414,920
Monthly Rent: $3,834/$2,683/$3,467/$3,345/$4,346
Lease Expiration: 04/2020-12/2024
Options: One-Two 5-Year Options
Year Established: 2004/2019/2005/2007/2008
Owner Operated: No
Seller Financing: No
Food Type: Frozen Yogurt, Ice Cream, Smoothies
Service Type: Fast Food
Business Type: Franchise
Sale Type: Business

Description:

Offering the best tasting, made-to-order ice cream. Churned in-store fresh daily using only the finest ingredients and mixed on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, sauces and more. Also, smooth & creamy frozen yogurt loaded with probiotics in low-fat/calorie flavors and dairy-free sorbet. Every creation made-to-order available in cups, cones, waffle bowls and shakes, plus mix & go. Every option for everyone, all served in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

As well as sundaes, shakes and smoothies, along with pre-packed quarts and party packs. In addition to the richest ice cream cakes, cupcakes and cookie sandwiches for takeout or conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has the perfect cake for any occasion: signature, birthday, kid-themed, petite, custom and photo cakes, plus signature pies.

Four well established locations and one brand new location. All five turnkey with managers in place at each location!

Feel free to stop by the locations as a customer first. This is a highly confidentially listing, please DO NOT talk to any of the employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only.

County: Taney, Greene, Benton, Washington
Location:

Branson, MO #1- Prime corner retail space in a strip center along with Fuddruckers and Thai Thai Cuisine. Located on Branson’s famous 76 Strip, a tourist mecca with some of America’s best shopping, local wineries, distilleries, eateries, hotels and attractions. Perfectly situated across from several of the most popular attractions Dolly Parton’s Stampede, Fritz’s Adventure, Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater and Branson Celebrity Car Museum. Also, near Branson Auto & Farm Museum, Skate World, Cryptex Branson Escape Rooms, Splash Country Indoor & Outdoor Waterpark, The Branson Sawmill and much more.

Branson, MO #2 - Prime retail space in Lakeside Shoppes at Branson Landing the NEW retail development on the north side of the award-winning Branson Landing which is the region’s premier retail/entertainment center. Along with Qdoba, Pie Five Pizza, Jimmy Johns, Tropical Smoothie Café, Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen and more. At Branson Landing, a 450,000 sqft popular regional lifestyle center that featuring a Bass Pro Shop and a Belk department store, as well as 100+ specialty shops and 8 sought-after full-service restaurants. Plus, the Branson Convention Center, 2 Hilton hotels and over 500 condos.

Branson, MO In General - A Top 20 U.S. destination. Trip Advisor’s #18 best U.S. vacation destination. Over 8.5 million visitors annually. Boasts a 10-month long tourist season. Has a daily population of over 120,000 visitors. Enjoys steadily growing retail sales. Is centrally located within a 1-day drive of 30% of the U.S. population. Has more than 200 lodging facilities with over 21,000 rooms filled with visitors that eat out at least twice a day during an average 4-day stay. Features over 40 theaters featuring live music/variety shows and many family attractions. Also, has 3 large scenic lakes popular for boating and fishing, plus 12 championship golf courses.

Springfield, MO - Prime retail space in Battlefield Marketplace, a popular open-air shopping center along with Buffalo Wild Wings, Cookie Cutters, HobbyTown USA, Karma Salon, MJ’s Market & Deli, Pappo’s Pizzeria & Pub, Penn Station East Coast Subs, Qdoba Mexican Eats, Salon Truth, Umi Japanese Restaurant and more. Perfectly situated in the middle of Medical Mile just one half a mile west of Battlefield Mall, a super-regional mall of Southwest Missouri. Located on one of the most traveled roads with over 28,000 vehicles per day in the part of Springfield known for its retail shopping. A favorite destination for shoppers and also one of the area’s top dining destinations.

Rogers, AR - Prime retail space in The Shoppes at Pinnacle Hills, a mixed-use office, condominium, specialty store and restaurant complex. Perfectly situated across from Embassy Suites, John Q Hammons Convention Center and Arkansas Music Pavilion. Features three sought after restaurants Carrabba's Italian Grill, Bonefish Grill and Grub’s Bar & Grill. Other popular tenants include All About Her, Blakeman’s Fine Jewelry, ROPA Boutique, Dilly Dally’s Toy Store, Hubbard Clothing Co and more. Also, just off Interstate 49 near Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas.

Fayetteville, AR - Prime retail space in The Shoppes at Steele Crossing, a 43,000 sqft shopping center in the heart of the retail, restaurant and entertainment district of Fayetteville. Along with Smitty’s Garage Burgers, Mojito’s Mexican Grill, Guitar Center, Nails Spa, Uptown Eyes, Erdos At Home, Pigtails & Crewcuts and more! Adjacent to NWA (Northwest Arkansas) Mall, a Wal-Mart Supercenter, Malco Razorback Cinema Grill & IMAX and the new Academy Sports + Outdoors. Plus, 600 new apartment units were recently completed within a one-mile radius.

Real Estate: Leased
Facilities:

Branson, MO #1 - Leased space $3,834/mth gross. Current lease expires in Dec 2024 with one 5-year option.

Branson, MO #2 - Leased space $2,683/mth gross. Current lease expires in Jun 2024 with two 5-year options.

Springfield, MO - Leased space $3,467/mth gross. Current lease expires in Apr 2020 with one 5-year option.

Rogers, AR - Leased space $3,345/mth gross. Current lease expires in Aug 2022 with one 5-year option.

Fayetteville, AR - Leased space $4,346/mth gross. Current lease expires in Oct 2022 with one 5-year option.

Square Feet: 1,359, 1,400, 1,900, 1,574, 1,667 = 7,900.

Seating: Total of 67 Inside & 50 Outside.
Branson, MO #1 - 12 In & 30 Out.
Branson, MO #2 - 12 In.
Springfield, MO - 15 In.
Rogers, AR - 16 In & 20 Out.
Fayetteville, AR - 12 In.

Days/Hrs of Operation:
Branson, MO #1 - Su-Th 11a-11p & Fr-Sa 11a-12m.
Branson, MO #2 - Su-Th 11a-10p & Fr-Sa 11a-11p.
Springfield, MO - Su-Th 12n-10p & Fr-Sa 12n-12m.
Rogers, AR - Su-Th 11:30a-10p & Fr-Sa 11:30a-11p.
Fayetteville, AR - Su-Th 11:30a-10p & Fr-Sa 11:30a-11p.

Number of Employees: 6-Full-Time & 47 Part-Time
Support/Training:

80 hours @ an approved training store and 5 days @ corporate headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.

Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price
Value of Inventory: $5,000 - $7,000 Per Location (Not Included In Asking Price)
Competition:

Nation's leading premium ice cream brand. Voted "Best Ice Cream" countless times. Quality, variety and choice - what customers want! With seemingly endless combinations of mix-ins, allows customers to dream up their own ice cream treat or choose from their wildly popular Signature Creations. Never prepackaged or shipped in, it's the freshness factor that sets them apart. Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium." An artisanal ice cream churned fresh on-site with high standards for taste, consistency and texture.

Ranked #1 in Category. Ranked in the Top 50 - Nation's Restaurant News "Beloved Brands". Consumer Pick - Nations Restaurant News. 1st Place for Craveability in the Dessert Category - Nation's Restaurant News. Ranked in the Top 200 of the Countries Best Franchises - Franchise Times. Ranked in the Top 100 Global Franchises In The World - Franchise Direct. Ranked in the Top 50 - Entrepreneur Franchise 500.

Growth and Expansion:

First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1994. After 30 years, this iconic brand continues to thrive and grow. Currently operating more than 1,000 locations in the US and hundreds in nearly 30 international markets.

Ice cream is America's favorite dessert. Our love affair with ice cream appears everywhere in popular culture - in books, songs, television and movies. Ice cream is also unique because our love and craving for it, stays with us throughout our entire lives.

And Cold Stone Creamery is the ultimate ice cream experience, beloved by millions of customers. Has captivated the sweet tooth of consumers everywhere. Enjoys household name recognition and boasts remarkable customer loyalty. Is a truly remarkable brand that has proven staying power.

Cold Stone is also committed to innovation, offering special themed products to celebrate each season, each holiday and big Hollywood blockbuster movies. And Cold Stone continues to expand co-branded partnerships and create new flavors to increase sales. It also has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. Was the 1st to provide online/smart phone ordering, builds frequency of cake orders because it's so easy. Plus, it's an easy-to-run and easy-to-scale business that uses only state-of the art equipment.

There has never been a better time to invest in the franchise. Owning a Cold Stone doesn't require any previous experience in the restaurant or service industry, they provide everything an entrepreneur needs to succeed. Not only is it a sound investment with tremendous training, great marketing support and an exceptional product, but it's also a fun business to own. Cold Stone Creamery is a stand-out brand in the rapidly growing $8 billion-dollar booming ice cream industry. And consumer demand for premium handmade ice cream containing high quality ingredients is on the rise!
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Seller Financing Available: No
Reason For Selling: Other business interests.