Baskin-Robbins Canada, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, opened its third location in Burlington, Ontario — its 101st in the country. Located at Headon Forest Shopping Centre, the opening is part of a sustained expansion program with the recent signing of 18 new store development agreements with six new and existing franchise groups.
The location features the brand’s complete menu including classic and seasonal ice cream flavours, sundaes, milkshakes, warm cookie ice cream sandwiches, polar pizzas, prepared and signature customizable cakes as well as the new Iced Cappuccino Blast and other specialty beverages.
“There’s now more than 101 reasons to celebrate with Baskin-Robbins in Canada,” says Natalie Joseph, representative for Baskin-Robbins in Canada. “The Burlington community has been very warm and welcoming to us and we’re delighted to grow our investment in this growing community.”
The new location is operated by Vivek Patel, an experienced franchise operator who owns and operates a Baskin-Robbins location in Mississauga’s Dixie Mall and is on track to open three additional locations in Burlington. He joined the Baskin-Robbins Canada family of franchisees in 2017.
“I can’t wait to continue our expansion in this wonderful market,” says Patel. “There’s definitely a lot of potential to continue to spread the joy of ice cream to others. I look forward to continuing to serve the community well into the future through these new sites.”
An official grand opening celebration is in the works for this summer.
Baskin-Robbins is actively looking for talented and passionate entrepreneurs to join its successful roster of Canadian franchise partners. To learn about franchising opportunities with Baskin-Robbins, visit baskinrobbins.ca/franchising.
For more information about Baskin-Robbins Canada and its wide variety of ice cream flavours and frozen desserts, please visit baskinrobbins.ca or follow the company on Facebook, Twitter or on Instagram.
About Baskin-Robbins Canada
Baskin-Robbins was founded in 1945 by two ice cream enthusiasts who shared a dream to create an innovative ice cream store that would be a neighbourhood gathering place for families. Today, Baskin-Robbins Canada operates 101 locations in Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba and British Columbia. More than 300 million people around the world visit Baskin-Robbins each year to sample from the more than 1,300 flavour creations available in its ice cream library, as well as enjoy its full array of frozen treats including ice cream cakes.
SOURCE Baskin-Robbins Canada