New Kona Ice Truck rolls into business in Lubbock

  Scott and Paulene Salamon have been business owners in Lubbock for more than 20 years, but their latest venture is their sweetest yet. The Salamons are the owners of Kona Ice of South Lubbock, a shaved ice truck that hit the streets last month. They also own D&J Courier Service. “We like delivering smiles,”…

Appalachian News Express: Ice ice baby

  Ice Ice Baby How one company is helping locals beat the heat this summer By Josh Little | July 15, 2017 One Eastern Kentucky family is helping locals cool down this summer by offering shaved ice. No only does the Brooks family offer shaved ice from their Kona Ice truck, they travel around Letcher…

Meet the Snow Cone Man

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – After retiring, one Oktibbeha County man starts a new career in the snow cone business. Mike Shannon owns a snow cone truck and travels across the area serving the cold treat. Growing up, many of us remember the ice cream man driving around the neighborhood selling ice cream. Now, kids in…

Kona Ice now serving Irving

Bringing tropical tunes and cups of shaved ice everywhere it stops, Kona Ice is introducing Irving to its distinctive blend of entertainment and gourmet frozen treats. “The communities’ first taste of our cool treats and colorful truck will keep them coming back for more,” said Cynthia Sanchez, the local resident and entrepreneur who has teamed up with her family to launch her new food truck franchise…

Kona Ice the flavor of success

  Kona Ice is more than just a creative business venture for working couple Alex and Ann Starker of Olive Branch. The party ice bus is a platform to give back to the community, explains Ann Starker, a stay-at-home mom whose husband Alex is a full-time corporate employee of Granger Corporation. The license plate on…

Novato couple brings Kona Ice truck to Marin

While a Hawaiian vacation may not be in your family’s plans or budget this summer, a trip to Marin’s Kona Ice truck will offer a respite from the heat and a mental excursion to your own personal paradise. With tropical tunes breezing from a clean solar-powered refrigeration unit and shaved ice offered in flavors such…