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Join an award-winning franchise powered by passion.

Claim your piece of paradise.

We’re growing strong. Don’t miss out on a chance to grow your market.
Call us at 770-580-2333 to see if your market is available.

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Dennis and Nicole Drake - Franchise Owners

Grow your market in one of the fastest growing franchises.

You already have the skills and passion, why not use them to build on your success? Join the growing ranks of passionate Multi-unit Franchise Owners like Dennis and Nicole Drake, who continue to invest in the brand and live their dream.

Right now, is the right time to franchise.

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchise Owners

Be part of a family
Tap into first-hand business experience from our passionate Franchise Owners and leaders.

Fresh food and smoothies

Own a turnkey business
Collective buying power and established vendor relationships help drive profitability.

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Dedicated team in your corner
Our real estate, construction, marketing and ops teams help you every step of the way.

Smoothies and food

Invest in a proven concept
Constant innovation and support means you can follow our system to growth and success.

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Power the positive
Make a difference and help give back to your community.

The grass is greener in the tropics.

We were born on a beach in 1997, and we’re still making waves across the country.

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AUV for Top 50% of Cafes*

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Cafes opened


Consecutive years of same-store sales growth

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Multiple Revenue Streams

Dine-in, drive-thru, curbside pickup, delivery, online & mobile app ordering

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A brighter future is waiting.

Hear from Multi-Unit Franchise Owners on why they continue to invest in Tropical Smoothie Cafe.

We check all the boxes.

Find out why the time to own is NOW!

Waves of loyal guests.

Our fans keep coming back all day long for our delicious mix of healthier food and smoothies with a tropical twist.

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Ranked one-of-the-best by the best.

When you become a Franchise Owner of Tropical Smoothie Cafe, you join an innovative, rewarding and nationally recognizable brand.

2024 Franchise 500 ranked #13 overall, #1 in Smoothie/Juice category Ranked for 11 consecutive years

2024 Franchise 500 ranked #13 overall, #1 in Smoothie/Juice category
Ranked for 11 consecutive years

Top Food Franchises Satisfaction Award 2022

2022 Top Food Franchise by Franchise Business Review

TOPSCORE Fund Award, FUND Score 920 by FRANdata 2023

Highest FUND Score among peers in the QSR segment

Do you have what it takes?

Qualified candidates should have:

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An understanding of our brand culture and franchise business model

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Business experience (restaurant experience preferred, but not required)

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A minimum net worth of $350,000, including $125,000 in liquid assets

It’s tropic time. Join our Franchise Family.

Own your future. Complete the form or call 770-580-2333 and a Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise development leader will reach out to you with more information.

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