Bruster's Real Ice Cream in 2022 had record-breaking revenue, same-store sales, and store location expansion, as well as the introduction of new flavors to the more than 150 already available, the company stated.

The company has now seen same-store sales growth in 39 of its last 41 quarters. It also expanded its introduction of third-party delivery and online ordering in select locations supported by a brand-new website and award-winning rewards program.

Additionally, Bruster's expanded its footprint across the U.S. by closing on store agreements for 37 new locations. New locations that opened in 2022 include Woodlands, Texas; Las VegasFishers, Ind.Aptos, Calif.Lexington, Ky.Canton, OhioLeesburg, Va.Irondequoit, N.Y.; and Westgate, Ariz. A location in Hendersonville, Tenn., opened in early 2023.

"We are really pleased with the growth we achieved in the last year," said Bruster's Real Ice Cream CEO Jim Sahene. "Between the sales growth, our new store openings, and our continued innovation with new, decadent flavors and programs, Bruster's Real Ice Cream showed why they are A Scoop Above the Rest. Looking into the new year, we are eager to expand the brand even further.

In addition to hitting sales goals, Bruster's introducing new flavors such as Dark Chocolate Graham Crunch and Ultimate Peanut Butter Oreo, as well as a full line of 14 vegan oat-milk flavors to cater to customers seeking premium dairy-free options. 

Bruster's has plans to release new flavors in the coming months.

Photo courtesy of Bruster's Real Ice Cream.