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3 Simple Ways Smoothie King Invests in Our Franchisees

Business with a PurposeIngredients for Success

As a franchisor, we can relate to Smoothie King franchisees. With more than 25 corporate-owned locations, we experience many of the same challenges and victories as our franchisees. The shared experiences help us speak the same language as franchise owners, including unit-level economics. We constantly look at ways to improve profitability and gauge the success […]

What Cleaner Blending Means to Us

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Nearly three in four consumers are willing to pay a higher retail price for a food or drink product made with ingredients they recognize and trust. Menu transparency has quickly become less of a novelty and more of a necessity for restaurant concepts. At Smoothie King, our focus has always been on creating Smoothies With […]

Why this Multi-Unit Franchisee Champions Cleaner Blending Initiative

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Scott Kilburn worked in various corporate roles with Yum Brands for 33 years, but he eventually decided he wanted to be a business owner himself. As a frequent customer of Smoothie King, he was drawn to the concept and opened his first store in Allen, Texas in 2011. With his extensive experience with restaurant franchises, […]

Smoothie King CEO Wan Kim Wins 2018 Golden Chain Award

Business with a Purpose

In just 15 years, Wan Kim has gone from opening his first Smoothie King location in South Korea to owning 120 stores to becoming CEO of Smoothie King. And now, he can add Golden Chain Award winner to his long list of accomplishments. Nation’s Restaurant News’ annual Golden Chain Awards honor the best in the […]

Nashville Smoothie King Franchisee Give Back Through Challenged Athletes Foundation

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Last year, Smoothie King launched a sponsorship of the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) to fundraise and raise awareness to help individuals with physical challenges get access to sports and an active lifestyle. Smoothie King’s support will help fund grants for adaptive sports equipment like prosthetic running feet, hand cycles and sport wheelchairs, travel training and […]

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