Rita's franchisees Vivian Pressley and Dave Harris

Rita’s franchise review: Dave Harris of Willingboro, New Jersey

Former attorney finds happiness as a Rita’s franchise owner, a career change he says has added years to his life Husband-and-wife team Vivian Pressley and Dave Harris Born and raised in Philadelphia, Dave Harris has been enjoying Rita’s Italian Ice since...

Brian and Cassandra Kibler

Rita’s franchise review: Brian and Cassandra Kibler of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

From financial professionals to Italian ice scoopers, the Kiblers found their happy calling far from home. Brian and Cassandra Kibler opened their Rita’s Italian Ice in the tourist town of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, nestled in the foothills of the Smoky...

John Vanore

Rita’s Franchise Review: John Vanore of New Jersey & Pennsylvania

John Vanore has been a Rita’s franchisee since 1999. Find out why he’s stayed so long, and why he had the No. 1 performing store in 2019. John Vanore works really hard for 7 months, and for the remaining 5,...

Rita’s franchise review: Annmarie Brown of Northeast Philadelphia

When marketing and accounting backgrounds come together, they end up being an unbeatable combination for business Annmarie Brown and her husband had known for a while they wanted to go into business together. He had experience in accounting and business;...

Entrepreneur magazine names Rita’s among 2019’s Top Franchises for Veterans

See why Rita’s makes perfect sense for veterans seeking a transition into civilian careers Entrepreneur magazine ranked Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard at No. 41 among the 150 Top Franchises for Veterans. If you or someone you know is...

How we help you broaden your customer base

From mobile units to catering, Rita’s offers alternate revenue streams that help boost customer traffic and make the most of your franchise investment Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard is the ideal franchise for people who want to operate seasonally,...

Rita’s Italian Ice is named to Franchise Times 200+ franchise ranking

We’ve got a unique brand, a history of success and a simple business model Rita’s Italian Ice franchise has been included in the annual Franchise Times Top 200+ ranking based on total global sales performance. Thanks to our unique product...

Rita’s Franchise Review: IFA Operator of the Year, Mitch Cove of Philadelphia

He’s our OG franchisee, the longest-standing franchise owner in the system, IFA's Operator of the Year, and he loves where he sees the brand going today Mitch Cove and Linda Chadwick at the 2019 IFA ceremony, where Mitch was named...

Rita’s Franchise Review: Harry Jones of Suwanee, GA

Professional caterer finds Rita’s catering has been key to his success As the longtime owner of Katie’s Catering in the Atlanta suburb of Suwanee, Georgia, Harry Jones is no stranger to the foodservice business. So when he was looking for...

Rita’s franchisee found ‘love at first bite’

Lawyer Maria Finley who opens first Rita’s franchise in state of Louisiana featured in local newspaper Attorney Maria Finley was a new empty-nester who was ready to move away from her hometown of Baton Rouge and start a new chapter...

35 years to iconic status – Tennessee Titans player Logan Ryan helps scoop Rita’s ice

How Rita’s invented a new category in the ice cream franchise segment and built a cult following that’s stronger than ever over three decades later Tennessee Titans player Logan Ryan helps scooping ice on a Rita’s truck at a community...

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