ice cream smoothie frozen yogurt

Juice and Smoothie Businesses

Juice and Smoothie Businesses

  Juice and Smoothie Business — Can you compete with the big guys? Juice is Juice, right?  Wrong. The big trend is fresh juice–and if you are going to compete with the big chains and supermarket juices, you need to give your customers a reason to pay you a premium.  Making the juice in front of them is one reason, but the other is having the best process.  The process is called cold press.  A machine just converts that organic...

Read More

Start a Shaved Ice Business

Start a Shaved Ice Business

Shaved Ice is a growing trend in the Ice Cream business.  Although a serving has a lot of calories, people don’t perceive it as bad as ice cream because it has no fat and no dairy products.  One way to look at it is that you are just selling frozen water with a little flavoring on it.  The gross markup on a shaved ice serving is huge.  But there are a lot of other factors involved. Shaved Ice deserts originated in Japan.  The treat was...

Read More

Starting a business in the OC?

This site and our sister sites OCBusinessForSale.com & OCSmallBusiness.com are here to help. We are focused on small businesses with startup costs from $5,000 to around $200,000.

Feel free to contact us  with any suggestions.

This webpage is intended to be a starting point to give people ideas and basic information.

We are not business or legal experts. We just want to make information available to help you get in business.  If there is something incorrect, please let us know.  If you have an idea for a business we would love to put it.

Our information not influenced by any particular business. This site has no paid advertising, and we have not been paid to send you to other websites.  We are not paid to promote any opportunity; and we are not paid to promote a particular opinion. (We may make a small commissions on our Amazon recommendations.)

RSS Wall Street Journal

  • An error has occurred, which probably means the feed is down. Try again later.