As temperatures soar coast to coast, we thought we would share some of our favorite pics. Whether it’s a refreshing treat at a community event or a cool reward after a sports game, Kona Ice brings people together with happiness in every cup.

We are thrilled to announce that Kona Ice franchise owners Walter & Rita Evans have been awarded Franchise Rock Star by Franchise Business Review. They were selected as the top candidate in the Veteran-Owned category. After a combined 52 years in the Navy, Walter and Rita are slinging ice!

We’re super excited to share some big news with you. We’ve just opened our very own merchandise store, filled with awesome stuff that shows off your love for our tasty icy treats.

Our expert flavor scientists are back at it! Here is what they cooked up in the lab for the Summer:

From the banking industry to the fun industry, Dan Rotner and his business partner Brian Shelton launched a Kona Ice business in Fort Collins, CO, in 2011.

Kona Ice has been ranked a Top Franchise for Women for the fifth consecutive year by Franchise Business Review.

Folks often ask, “How do you come up with your flavors?” Believe it or not, we have our own FBI.

During the three-day training program, new franchisees learn about the Kona Ice brand, its history, and its values. They receive guidance on preparing Kona products, managing equipment, and providing excellent customer service. Kollege also covers marketing and social media techniques to help franchisees attract and retain customers.

From school administrator to Kona Ice operator, she has helped raise over $250,000 for her local community in just five years. Check out this awesome story:

The delicious, mobile coffee truck that brings you the caffeination inspiration you need. Travelin’ Tom’s Coffee delivers signature coffee products—like Nitro Cold Brew and Caramel Frappe—to any occasion or festivity. And for those who don’t like coffee, choose from selections featuring Nitro Lemonade, Hot Chocolate, and Teas.