September 3, 2013

As we transition into fall, let’s bid a fond farewell to summer 2013 by looking at how Benson’s Homemade Ice Cream, an independent seasonal ice cream parlor in the idyllic community of Boxford, Mass., uses Facebook in ways that larger retailers may want to emulate.

July 19, 2013

HP Hood, manufacturer of the Brigham’s brand of ice cream, has decided to stop supplying the 10 remaining independent ice creams stores in the Boston area that serve Brigham’s with the product later this month.

July 19, 2013

Online transportation service provider Uber offered a one-day promotion where mobile customers could use the Uber app to order on-demand ice cream from an ice cream truck.

May 4, 2011

D’Lites, in Woodbury, N.Y., is not your ordinary ice cream parlor. Specializing in a wide array of soft-serve treats, the 1,400-sq.-ft. shop has a fun and fashionable look. Splashes of pink stand out against a dramatic, monochromatic background. The color scheme and clean-looking environment appeal to the eater’s higher-end target clientele.

December 3, 2010

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July 20, 2008

Master-Bilt, New Albany, Miss., has introduced its BHC Series, a new line of self-contained bottom-mounted...

December 31, 2007

The launch of The Country’s Best Yogurt (TCBY) in 1981 was met by a...

November 30, 2007

Shopping trends are as fickle as the weather, especially for seasonal fashions, products related to...