Carvel to Celebrate New Shoppe Design with Free Cone Day in Royal Palm Beach

Carvel opens New Location and Hosts Weeklong Celebration Culminating with FREE Cone Day

Royal Palm Beach, Fla. – (March 4, 2014) – Carvel…America’s Freshest Ice Cream®, is celebrating its 80th anniversary by unveiling its new ice cream shoppe design at 11955 Southern Blvd. in Royal Palm Beach. To kick-off the 80th anniversary event, Carvel has created an eight-day celebration that will culminate with the shoppe offering all guests a FREE Jr. Cone on Saturday, March 15th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

“We are excited to bring Carvel… America’s Freshest Ice Cream®, and our signature handmade cakes, and novelties, to Royal Palm Beach.” said Scott Colwell, President of Carvel. “This location unveils our first newly designed shoppe and sets the tone for future growth.”

The shoppe is owned and operated by local resident Neil Wallach, a retired Chief of the New York Fire Department who moved to Royal Palm Beach 10 years ago to pursue a variety of business ventures. With extensive experience owning his own businesses, and a love for the brand that reminds him of home, Wallach is excited to bring Carvel to Royal Palm Beach.

“I’m eager to bring Carvel to Royal Palm Beach residents and share with them our fresh ice cream and traditions and create new traditions with them,” said Wallach. “Please join us as Carvel celebrates its 80th anniversary with our daily deals, giveaways and Fudgie the Whale®.”

Daily Deals include:

  • Saturday March 8th: Buy one shake, get one for 80 cents
  • Sunday March 9th: Buy one sheet cake, get an Oreo® Lil’ Rounders® 6-Pack for 80 cents
  • Monday March 10th: Buy one sprinkle cup multi-pack, get one half off
  • Tuesday March 11th: Buy one small cup or cone; get a kid’s cup/cone free
  • Wednesday March 12th: Buy one get one free sundaes
  • Thursday March 13th: Buy one flying saucer® multi-pack, get one half off
  • Friday March 14th : Buy one Sundae Dasher, get one half off
  • Saturday March 15th: Free Jr. Cone (soft serve only)

Carvel is located at 11955 Southern Blvd. in Royal Palm Beach and is open Sunday through Thursday from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m. For more information, please call 561-429-5895 or visit www.carvel.com.

About Carvel Ice Cream

The United States’ first retail ice cream franchise, Carvel® Ice Cream has become one of the best-loved and most recognized names in its industry. The company is a leading provider of premium soft serve and hand dipped ice cream products, as well as uniquely shaped ice cream cakes, including its signature Fudgie the Whale® and Cookie Puss® cakes. Atlanta-based Carvel currently operates more than 400 franchised and food service locations, and is a part of FOCUS Brands Inc., the franchisor of Carvel® Ice Cream, Cinnabon®, Schlotzsky’s®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, Auntie Anne’s®, McAlister’s Deli®, and Seattle’s Best Coffee® on military bases and in certain international markets. Visit www.carvel.com for more information, follow us on Twitter @CarvelIceCream of become a fan at http://facebook.com/CarvelIceCream.

Melissa Smith
Email: melissasmith@focusbrands.com
Phone: 404-705-4449