University of Dayton - University Shoppes & Centerville - Township Square
Dayton, OH
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Food Type: Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt/Gelato, Smoothies
Service Type: Fast Food
Business Type: Franchise
Sale Type: Business For Sale


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.

And as a brand, Cold Stone is seeing great rebounding sales and with the inherent nature of pick-up, takeout and delivery, these types of concepts will surely be the winners for some time to come!

Two well established locations for 16 and 18 years. Both turnkey - full-time managers in place at each location.

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

County: Montgomery

University of Dayton - Prime corner retail space with an outdoor patio in University Shoppes. Other popular eating & drinking establishments include Bibibop Asian Grill, Bourbon Street Grill & Café, Burger King, Butter Café, Dewey’s Pizza, Duck Donuts, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Ginger & Spice Asian Bistro, Gyro Palace, Hickory Bar-B-Q, Panera Bread, Rapid Fired Pizza, Starbucks, Submarine House and more.

Near Brown St just north of E Stewart St, a stone's throw from the University of Dayton. Close to both the 11,000-student campus and downtown Dayton. Perfectly situated in one of the largest restaurant hubs in the city of Dayton, which is the 6th largest city in Ohio.

Centerville - Prime retail space in Township Square, a busy shopping center anchored by Sam’s Club and Arhaus Furniture across from Oak Creek Marketplace anchored by Whole Foods Market. Other popular eating & drinking establishments include Chipotle, Chili’s Grill & Bar, DiBella’s Subs, El Rancho Grande Mexican, Fusian, It’s Just Wings, Piada Italian Street Food, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers and more.

Perfectly situated on three major arterial streets with easy access to Interstates 675 and 75. Boasts a strong business base and plenty of shopping, plus extensive dining and entertainment. Located in one of the fastest-growing areas in the Dayton-Cincinnati region, which is known for its affluent, upscale residential housing and a high quality of life.


Square Feet: 1,400 & 1,500. Seating: 20 Inside/20 Outside & 30 Inside/12 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Daily 12p-9:30p.


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 in business, this iconic brand continues to thrive and grow. Currently operating more than 1,000 locations in the United States 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 in the U.S. and around the world. 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 first 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!