Franchising’s Best Leaders of 2017

Special thanks to Franchise Business Review for featuring Kona Ice founder and CEO, Tony Lamb. “Company culture begins at the top, and Tony Lamb, Founder and CEO, Kona Ice is an exceptional leader. He not only believes in his corporate staff, made up of 35 individuals, but also in the franchisees who manage Kona Ice’s…

QSR: The Restaurant Industry’s 9 Best Franchise Deals

Thanks to QSR for featuring us in their special report. Check out the full report here.   The Restaurant Industry’s 9 Best Franchise Deals These brands should get a look the next time you’re considering a franchise. Kona Ice U.S. UNITS: 818 U.S. FRANCHISED UNITS: 798 SYSTEM-WIDE SALES: $144,000,000 FRANCHISE FEE: $15,000 TOTAL STARTUP COSTS: $120,225–$143,025 ROYALTY: $3,000 RENEWAL FEE: $5,000 MARKETING…

Going Pro: Kona Konvention 2017 Recap

  Going Pro: Kona Konvention 2017 Recap Konvention 2017: By The Numbers Konvention Number: 8 Total Attendees: 679 States Represented: 43 of 45 Countries Represented: 3 Provinces Represented: 2 Franchises Represented: 572 (includes managers & employees) SHAVE OFF WINNERS: First year franchisees, Justin & Tara Hargrove from Tyler, TX This year’s theme of Going Pro…

Aloha Tournaments

Kona Ice and Aloha Tournaments

Kona Ice is proud to partner up with the World Series of Youth Lacrosse, as well as Aloha Tournaments. Kona and Aloha are the perfect fit for a number of reasons! With Aloha in the title, a tropical shaved ice truck was just the ticket for their all day events. With a brand that’s known…

Konvention 2016

Kona Konvention 2016

Every year Kona Konvention is one of the major highlights for us, and this year was no exception. We had such a great time joining with hundreds of our franchisees from across the country to celebrate, be inspired, and share what’s next for our business. We made several big announcements including: The opening of Kreations…