The 14-year-old company operates a franchise chain of 1,000 nationwide. Ducey said the company will continue to expand its franchise network, and is working on a deal with Target stores. He said too that it will begin selling more packaged ice cream from the stores for take home customers.
Cold Stone Creamery Has Ambitious Growth Plans
Cold Stone Creamery, Scottsdale, Ariz., plans to be the top-selling ice cream brand in the country within five years, said CEO Doug Ducey, while speaking last month at a meeting of a local business group in Arizona.