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Jeremiah’s Italian Ice Ranked a Top Food Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine

Orlando, Fla.Jeremiah’s Italian Ice recently ranked number three in Entrepreneur’s list of the Top Food Franchises in the Ices category, published in the June issue of Entrepreneur magazine. Additionally, Jeremiah’s was included in Entrepreneur’s Top New Franchise List of 2021. Placement in Entrepreneur’s rankings is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry making it one of the company’s most competitive rankings ever. Entrepreneur ranks Jeremiah’s Italian Ice as a top franchise that has been operating five years or less.

Jeremiah’s frozen treats have gained immense popularity across Florida, and gained a loyal customer base in all of their locations. Each store boasts an upbeat atmosphere full of vibrant colors and offers over 40 flavors of indulgent high-quality Italian Ice, as well as creamy Soft Ice Cream to create their famous “cool combos.” Jeremiah’s Gelati, which features layers of Italian Ice swirled with thick, homemade soft ice cream offers nearly limitless flavor combinations.

“When you walk into Jeremiah’s Italian Ice you feel the energy and vibrant spirit,” said Founder & CEO Jeremy Litwack. “Our employees, franchisees, and customers are our family and we will continue to put them first as we grow.”

With the launch of its 2019 franchising program, Jeremiah’s continues to garner popularity across the nation, staying true to its claim of waking up the frozen dessert category. With more than 170 units awarded across more than 70 different franchisee groups, and an additional 182 units awarded across six area representative territories, Jeremiah’s has become a frozen force in the QSR space.

“There’s always something great cooking in the franchising space,” says Entrepreneur magazine editor in chief Jason Feifer. “We’re excited to watch how legacy food brands have innovated to meet their consumers’ needs, and how new brands have brought fresh tastes and cuisines into new markets.”

The franchises in the Top Food Franchises list are ranked within their respective categories, from acai bowls and candy stores to pizza and sports bars. The rankings reflect how each company scored in this year’s Franchise 500, based on an evaluation of more than 150 data points in the areas of costs and fees, size and growth, franchisee support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Jeremiah’s position in the ranking is evidence of the strength and appeal of its concept, even during challenging times.

To view Jeremiah’s in the full ranking, visit Results can also be seen in the April/May issue of Entrepreneur magazine, available on newsstands and Entrepreneur Media’s iOS and Android mobile app on May 18, 2021.

About Jeremiah’s Italian Ice

Founded in 1996 and franchising since 2019, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice has come to be known not only for its superior frozen treats, but also its outstanding customer service, community involvement, and an exciting brand image that exudes the Jeremiah’s motto – LIVE LIFE TO THE COOLEST®. Focused on delivering flavorful experiences to each and every guest, Jeremiah’s is committed to serving its vibrant, flavorful treats up with a smile in a lively environment. With more than 40 locations throughout Florida, Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina, and Texas, Jeremiah’s is offering franchises across the Southern United States. To help guide the brand’s rapid expansion, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice has partnered with Pivotal Growth Partners – a team of franchising veterans who’ve led some of the top brands in foodservice to award-winning growth. For more information about Jeremiah’s franchise opportunity, visit

About Pivotal Growth Partners

Pivotal Growth Partners (PGP) is a full-service Growth & Development Firm with an unparalleled track record of success in growing franchise brands. The experienced team at PGP has awarded & developed more than 5000 franchised businesses across the US and internationally, working with startups and some of the world’s largest companies.  With a combined 50+ years of experience and a network of growth and development partners, Pivotal Growth Partners creates value, growing small, regional companies into nationally acclaimed brands. PGP deploys proven processes and systems to effectively grow a business, by creating a “Results Focused” Franchise Growth & Support Culture within its brands. For more information, visit