Posts Categorized: Press Releases

Rita’s First Day of Spring Free Italian Ice Giveaway is Twice as Nice

Rita’s First Day of Spring Free Italian Ice Giveaway is Twice as Nice More than 600 stores across the country celebrate free Italian Ice and Custard’s triumphant return on March 20  TREVOSE, Pa. (March 20, 2016) — Today, Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with more than 600 stores in 30 states and… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Bolsters Leadership Team with New Executive

Rita’s Italian Ice Bolsters Leadership Team with New Executive Quick Service Marketing Veteran, Robin Seward, Joins Rita’s as Chief Marketing Officer   TREVOSE, Pa. (January 21, 2015) – Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with more than 600 stores, named Robin Seward as the company’s Chief Marketing Officer. Seward brings nearly 25… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Introduces Jelly Belly® Bean Branded Italian Ice Flavors

RITA’S ITALIAN ICE INTRODUCES JELLY BELLY® BEAN BRANDED ITALIAN ICE FLAVORS  NEW Jelly Belly® Berry Blue and Tutti-Fruitti Flavors Join Italian Ice Line up for a Limited Time. Fans can enter Rita’s “Name the Jelly Belly® Recipe” Contest by Tasting both Flavors Together!  TREVOSE, PA, August 4, 2014:  Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Donates $300,000 to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

RITA’S ITALIAN ICE DONATES $300,000 TO ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND FOUNDATION TOWARD THE FIGHT AGAINST CHILDHOOD CANCER  Thousands of Rita’s Guests Contribute to 9th Annual Paper Lemon Fundraiser; Since 2006 Rita’s has raised over $3.9 Million for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Trevose, PA, July 29, 2014 —Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept, announced… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Awards Area Development Agreement for New Mexico

RITA’S ITALIAN ICE AWARDS AREA DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT FOR NEW MEXICO Rita’s Expands to 26th State with First of 30 Stores Opening in Albuquerque in March 2015 TREVOSE, PA: July 22, 2014: Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with over 600 stores, announced it has awarded franchise and area development agreements for New… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Awards Biggest Franchise Area Development Agreement in History to Northern California Firm

RITA’S ITALIAN ICE AWARDS BIGGEST FRANCHISE AREA DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT IN HISTORY TO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FIRM  75 Popular Cool Treat Stores will be Scooping “Ice, Custard, Happiness” Soon in Alameda, Contra Costa, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties  TREVOSE, PA: July 15, 2014: Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with… Read more »

Rita’s Italian Ice Appoints New Franchise Development Executive to Accelerate Continued Growth

RITA’S ITALIAN ICE APPOINTS NEW FRANCHISE DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE TO ACCELERATE CONTINUED GROWTH Franchise Sales Veteran, Eric Taylor, Selected to Lead the Popular Frozen Treat Brand’s Domestic and International Development TREVOSE, PA, July 8, 2014:  Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with over 600 stores in 24 states, announced the appointment of Eric… Read more »

GET READY TO TANGO WITH RITA’S #1 FLAVOR MANGO!

GET READY TO TANGO WITH RITA’S #1 FLAVOR MANGO!  Rita’s Italian Ice Summer of Fun Continues with NEW Mango-Strawberry Italian Ice  TREVOSE, PA, July 7, 2014:  Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with over 600 stores, announced the debut of their newest summer time flavor, Mango-Strawberry Italian Ice, available at all Rita’s… Read more »