The world’s largest smoothie chain and the first health and fitness QSR brand of its kind, announced an 11 percent increase in same-store sales year over year at the end of Q2 In addition to its sales success, Smoothie King opened 20 new stores in the second quarter in existing states including Texas, Illinois, Georgia and Florida and debuted its first location in South Dakota. 

 “Our continued expansion and sales success signifies the increasing demand for our products and the strong trust our guests have placed in the Smoothie King brand,” said Chris Bremer, Chief Development Officer. “We’re excited to bring more stores to existing and new markets to positively impact lives and foster a sense of well-being within the communities we serve. This rapid growth is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our team, and Smoothie King remains steadfast in its mission to inspire people to live a healthy and active lifestyle, one sip or bite at a time.” 

 As Smoothie King enters Q3, the brand is looking to expand further in new and existing markets. Smoothie King continues to seek experienced operators interested in growing their portfolio with a brand committed to providing products that inspire people to live a healthy and active lifestyle. Single and multi-unit development opportunities are available, as well as incentives for active-duty U.S. military or veterans and for first responders, including law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians.  

 Smoothie King has repeatedly been recognized as a top franchise opportunity.