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Dippin' Dots

Dippin' Dots Franchise For Sale

Dippin' Dots originated the "beaded" ice cream concept and has multiple product offerings (ice cream, yogurt, flavored ices, ice cream cakes, iced drinks, shakes and more), as well as almost 20 years of brand recognition.

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Investment Range: $15,000 - $50,000 Franchise Units: 500+
Franchise Fees: $12,500 Financing Available: Yes
Liquid Capital: $10,000 Training & Support: Yes



Where do Dippin' Dots fans go for all their favorite flavors of Dippin' Dots...for Dot Delicacies like cakes and shakes...and to always see what's new from Dippin' Dots??? Dippin' Dots' Franchised retail locations!

Recent market research show Dippin' Dots outperformed some of the top franchised ice cream brands 2:1 among kids and almost 2:1 among young adults. And one fact was very clear, Dippin' Dots were the number one ice cream for FUN among all age groups!

If you're considering a franchise opportunity, remember...

  • Dippin' Dots originated the "beaded" ice cream concept
  • Almost 20 years of brand recognition
  • Attractive store & kiosk designs
  • Multiple product offerings (ice cream, yogurt, flavored ices, ice cream cakes, iced drinks, shakes and more!)
  • Simple ordering and inventory control (almost no food waste)
  • Store investment...labor costs...transaction time...and cost of goods all lower than the national average
  • Transports easily for cross promotion at school fundraisers, party catering or community events
  • International exposure and brand awareness from appearances on "Oprah", "The Travel Channel, "The Food Network...and at high profile entertainment venues

Be the first in your area to bring Dippin' Dots to our loyal fans! The list below shows markets currently available with almost endless growth potential. Get started with this great ground floor opportunity for experienced QSR owners.

Target Areas

Ready To Own
  • Oxnard, CA
  • Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Fort Myers, FL
  • Miami Beach, FL
  • Ashland, KY
  • Hyannis, MA
  • St. Joseph, MO
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • Reno, NV
  • Rochester, NY
  • Cary, NC
  • Clayton, OH
  • Altoona, PA
  • Lancaster, PA
  • Frisco, TX
  • Waco, TX
  • Eau Claire, WI
  • Charlottesville, VA
  • Virginia Beach, VA
Target Areas
  • Oakland, CA
  • Sacramento, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • San Jose, CA
  • Denver, CO
  • Orlando, FL
  • Chicago, IL
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Boston, MA
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Dallas, TX
  • Houston, TX
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Madison, WI
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Seattle, WA

Dippin' Dots Franchising, Inc. offers single-unit franchises for Dippin' Dots retail ice cream stores. An offer is only made after the potential franchisee has reviewed our Uniform Franchise Offering Circular.

The initial Franchise Fee is $12,500.00. The estimated initial investment ranges from $80,428 to $235,250. There are specific criteria for in-line and stand-alone store design. An equipment estimate for a single-site location is included in the formal application package.

We are seeking franchisees in many areas to establish a base operation. We have found that enclosed malls, outlet malls, lifestyle centers, strip centers and tourist locations are ideal sites for Dippin' Dots retail operations. Once a retail location has been established, franchisees may elect to seek approval to distribute to area schools, little league ballparks, skating rinks, bowling alleys, and hotels. Franchisees may also elect to retail at fairs, festivals and special events upon approval.

Thank you for your interest in Dippin' Dots and we look forward to hearing from you.


Investment & Financial Info

Financial Information
Name Value
Liquid Capital: $10,000
Franchise Fee: $12,500
Franchise Units: 500+
Financing Available: Yes
Training & Support: Yes

All financial information is provided by the franchise, business opportunity, business for sale or other advertiser, and that information is relied entirely on for the truthfulness and accuracy of the information provided.

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