> Most iconic Fro-Yo/Ice Cream in state: Cold Stone Creamery
> No. of Cold Stone Creameries in state: 50
> No. of Cold Stone Creameries in nation: 1,716
> Pct. of all Coldstone in state: 2.9%
Cold Stone Creamery is the most iconic frozen treat destination in Colorado. With over 1,700 locations, Cold Stone is also the second largest purveyor of frozen desserts in the country. Colorado is home to 50 Cold Stone Creameries.
> Most iconic Fro-Yo/Ice Cream in state: FroyoWorld
> No. of FroyoWorld in state: 36
> No. of FroyoWorld in nation: 54
> Pct. of all FroyoWorld in state: 66.7%
With 36 stores, more than two-thirds of the 54 FroyoWorld dispensaries nationwide are located in Connecticut. The first FroyoWorld opened on Yale University’s campus in 2010. The company claims to be the No.1 frozen yogurt company in New England. By our measure, it is the most iconic frozen dessert chain in Connecticut and two other New England states, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
> Most iconic Fro-Yo/Ice Cream in state: Rita’s
> No. of Rita’s in state: 19
> No. of Rita’s in nation: 610
> Pct. of all Rita’s in state: 3.1%
With 19 locations across the state, Rita’s is the most iconic purveyor of frozen treats in Delaware. Its first location opened in 1984 in a small Pennsylvania town outside of Philadelphia. Three years later, three more locations were open in Philadelphia. Italian ice, a non-dairy, sorbet-like frozen dessert, is the primary menu item at Rita’s. Today, Rita’s sells frozen ice cream and custard in 610 locations across the country.
> Most iconic Fro-Yo/Ice Cream in state: Yogurt Mountain
> No. of Yogurt Mountain in state: 11
> No. of Yogurt Mountain in nation: 42
> Pct. of all Yogurt Mountain in state: 26.2%
With its first location opening just six years ago, Yogurt Mountain is now the most iconic frozen treat dispensary in four states — including Florida. Florida is home to over a quarter of all Yogurt Mountain locations. Customers can join the company’s YOMO Club and enjoy free frozen yogurt on their birthday.
> Most iconic Fro-Yo/Ice Cream in state: Bruster’s
> No. of Bruster’s in state: 62
> No. of Bruster’s in nation: 182
> Pct. of all Bruster’s in state: 34.1%
Bruster’s proclaims itself to be a scoop above the rest, and in Georgia it just might be. With over a third of all of its locations in Georgia, Bruster’s is the most iconic purveyor of frozen desserts in the state. There are over 10 times more Bruster’s stores per capita in Georgia than there are on average in America as a whole.
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