The first Tasti D-Lite opened in New York in 1987, selling a dairy-based soft serve frozen dessert with fewer calories and carbs than most frozen yogurts and ice creams. Stores offer a rotating selection of over 100 self-serve flavors.
In 2007, the company was acquired by a private equity firm, Snow Phippps Group. The headquarters was moved to Franklin, Tennessee, and new CEO James Amos, Jr., (former CEO of Mail Boxes Etc.) began franchising nationwide in 2008.
Initial Investment: Low - $234,000
High - $423,260
Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Midwest, Northeast, South, Southeast, Southwest, West, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Central America, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Mexico, South America, Western Europe