Cold Stone Creamery Introduces New Lemon Pie and Strawberry Shortcake Flavors for Spring

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – (Feb.  28, 2018) Cold Stone Creamery® ( introduces its Spring Desserts promotion, featuring both a trending Ice Cream flavor – as well as a classic. The brand wants to officially usher in spring with all of its guests by offering flavors representative of the season - from refreshing Lemon Pie Ice Cream to a classic spring flavor with Cold Stone’s new sweet Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream. Each flavor is also featured in a Creation™ and will be available now through May 15, 2018.

The Oh My, Lemon Pie!™ and Strawberry Short and Sweet™ Creations™ bring spring to life with sweet and fruity flavors, marking the start of warmer days ahead. Made fresh in-store, the two new spring flavors can always be enjoyed in one of the new Creations, but it’s always extra fun to have the newest flavors customized with a variety of Mix-ins to create a one-of-a-kind treat and the Ultimate Ice Cream Experience® 

“It’s all about the mighty lemon this spring,” said Kate Unger, senior vice president of marketing at Kahala Brands™. “Consumer confidence metrics, overall industry trends surrounding the lemon flavor profile in general, and the innovation that the Cold Stone Creamery brand is known for, all make for the much anticipated promotional launch of our Lemon Pie Ice Cream! We take great pride in our super-premium products and these two spring flavors, which are both inspired by the fresh and sunny feeling of spring, exemplify that pride and creativity - and more importantly, are a true treat for all our guests’ palates. Spring has definitely sprung at Cold Stone!”

Promotional Creations™:

  • Strawberry Short and Sweet Creation - Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream with Strawberries, NILLA® Wafers and Whipped Topping
  • Oh My, Lemon Pie! Creation - Lemon Pie Ice Cream with Golden OREO® Cookies, Graham Cracker Pie Crust and Whipped Topping

About Cold Stone Creamery

Cold Stone Creamery delivers the Ultimate Ice Cream Experience® through a community of franchisees who are passionate about ice cream. The secret recipe for smooth and creamy ice cream is handcrafted fresh daily in each store, and then customized by combining a variety of mi ins on a frozen granite stone. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Cold Stone Creamery is owned by parent company Kahala Brands™, one of the fastest growing franchising companies in the world, with a portfolio of 22 quick service restaurant concepts. The Cold Stone Creamery brand operates approximately 1,500 locations in over 28 countries.

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