Your Brighter Future Starts Right Here.

Join an award-winning franchise powered by passion.

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Secure 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.

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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 1993, and we’re still making waves across the country.

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Revenue streams
(dine-in, drive-thru, curbside pickup, delivery, online & mobile app ordering)

Average Net Revenue


Average Net Revenues for top 50% of cafes*

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Cafes opened


Consecutive years of same-store sales growth

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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.

Entrepreneur Franchise 500 Ranked in Category 2021

2021 Ranked #14 overall and #1 in Smoothies/Juices Category in Franchise 500 by Entrepreneur

Top Food Franchises Satisfaction Award 2020

2020 Top Food Franchise by Franchise Business Review

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2020 Top 10 Franchise Deals by QSR Magazine

Claim your piece of paradise.

We’re growing strong. Don’t miss out on a chance to own your market.
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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 770-821-1928 and a Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise development leader will reach out to you with more information.

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