(RestaurantNews.com) Austin-based Camille’s Ice Cream Bars USA has signed a multi-unit development agreement with Saudi Arabian group, Radium Holdings. The initial development calls for 15 locations in 5 years with the first two opening later this year in Riyadh.
“The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is an excellent market for our products as the people are fans of sweet treats and the climate is so hot. Camille’s is about helping people find their smiles and just about everyone loves ice cream!” said Rome Gregorio, chairman and founder of Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars. “We are proud to partner with Mr. Al-Arifi and Radium Holdings. Together, with Camille’s passion for quality hand-made frozen products and their (Radium’s) expertise in real-estate development, vision for growth and leadership, we are sure to see rapid expansion there and the entire GCC.”
“We at Radium are delighted to have Camille’s to introduce in the Saudi market for locals and expats,” says Eng. Al-Arifi. “Parents are growing more concerned about their family’s health and entertainment needs. With Camille’s production of quality products made fresh daily with no additional additives and preservatives, we knew this is what we wanted to bring to the people. We are proud to offer this to our clientele.”
About Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars
Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars is based in Austin, Texas. Known for its fresh ingredients and funky, colorful atmosphere, the Camille’s experience involves choosing either a freshly-made ice cream, yogurt or blended fruit which has been frozen in a state-of-the-art flash freezer. Then, the guest chooses a coating in which to dip the treat as well as a variety of toppings to garnish the bar. Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars is a franchise sought after by business-savvy investors, food service operators and entrepreneurs who value adaptability, a positive work environment and the ability to make guests happy with a simple and fun experience. As a relatively low-cost franchise, Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars are perfect for proven entertainment and restaurant ownership groups as well as transportation and entertainment venues. For more information about Camille’s Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Bars, visit www.camillesicecream.com. To learn more about franchising opportunities visit www.camillesicecream.com/franchising.