Giveback Spotlight: Kona Ice of Searcy & Cabot, AR

November 21, 2013 Kona Ice of Searcy & Cabot, Arkansas is featured in The Daily Citizen for giving back a significant amount of money to a local high school! Phil Weaver, owner of this Kona Ice franchise, was able to put his giveback efforts towards the Cabot High School band. Weaver had his truck open…

Cornucopia #KostumeKups for Thanksgiving!

How cool is this Cornucopia Kup Kostume?! It was sooooo easy to make, too! These are a great craft for your kids or students during this holiday season. It keeps them busy when you need to get work done around the house or classroom! Below is a step by step description & materials needed to…

Meet Grandma Kona from Gaithersburg, MD!

November 20, 2013 Sharon Weiner and her husband, owner of Kona Ice Central Gaithersburg, is featured in The Maryland Community Gazette!  They were looking for ways to stay busy upon retirement and they spotted their true calling one day as the Kona Ice truck drove by. Sharon, 64, and her son Alan have been running…

Chesapeake Franchise in the News!

November 18, 2013 Kevin and Lisa Townsend, owners of Kona Ice Great Bridge/Hickory, made their debut in the Tidewater Biz this week! Now that these two have launched their business, their goal is to giveback to the community in more ways than one! Efforts in school fundraisers, organizations, church events, and non profit events will…

New truck for Kona Ice Deltona!

November 17, 2013 Andy Rindler, owner of Kona Ice Deltona, has a new truck in service for the Volusia County area. Andy’s truck addition is featured in The Daytona Beach News-Journal in the ‘What’s New’ business section. Andy will be taking his new truck to fairs, sporting events, church events, corporate outings, parties, and even…

DIY Dessert with Kona Ice Charles County, MD!

November 15, 2013 Ed and Crystal Hogberg, owners of Kona Ice Charles County, are featured in the Southern Maryland News (SoMdNews) for their sweet treats! Charles County loves Kona Ice because unlike your traditional ice cream truck, Kona Ice gives you the chance to flavor your own treat. That’s what you call a DIY dessert!…

Diego Serrano in the Miami New Times!

November 12, 2013 Diego Serrano, operator for Kona Ice of East Miami, is in the Miami New Times for all the hype their amazing truck  is getting! The article mentions that ice cream trucks are so 1983 and kids these days want what Diego has, an interactive, entertaining, tropical truck! “Kids simply go bananas for…

Pilgrim #KostumeKups for Thanksgiving!

  November 11, 2013 These guys just stepped off the Mayflower and went straight to Kona Ice Corporate! Pilgrim #KostumeKups are so fun to create for the Thanksgiving season! These would be a fantastic DIY craft for you, your kids, your students, your friends, and your family. They are so simple to create just like…

FBR: Voted Highest Franchisee Satisfaction by Veterans!

Veterans & Franchising 2013 As Veterans day approaches, Franchise Business Review (FBR) released an issue tied to the best franchise options for Veterans. These options were based on Franchisee Satisfaction. Where is Kona Ice on this list? #4!!!! We couldn’t be happier with these results as Franchisee Satisfaction is such an important necessity to carry….

The Kader’s are Killin’ it!

November 2, 2013 Sondra & Curt Kader, owners of a Kona Ice franchise in Howard, PA, are in the Centre Daily Times for their wonderful business! These two co-own the Kader-Neff Funeral Home on top of being Kona Ice franchisees in effort to giveback to their community. They make donations to church groups, schools, youth…