- Stop by October 15th to check out a first-of-its-kind Carvel experience -
WOODLAND PARK, NJ (October 5, 2011) – Attention all ice cream lovers! America’s freshest ice cream is wowing customers with a new self-serve concept in Woodland Park, New Jersey. Come try this first-of-its-kind Carvel test featuring 8 delicious Carvelite™ low fat ice cream flavors along with 40 different toppings. With the same Carvel taste you know and love but only 35 calories/ounce, run – don’t walk – to create your own unique guilt-free sundae!
To mark this huge milestone, Woodland Park Carvel will hold a Grand Opening celebration Saturday, October 15th from 10 am to 10 pm at 1045 McBride Avenue. Featuring unbeatable in-store specials and product samples, including a Buy One, Get One FREE offer on all Carvelite™ novelty take home items all day, don’t miss out on what’s sure to be a great party! Come at 3 pm to watch as Fudgie the Whale and Woodland Park Mayor Pat Lepore cut the ribbon on the new shoppe. And, don’t forget to enter our raffle contest! Three people will go home with unbelievable prizes, including a flat screen television, iPod Touch or voucher to enjoy a free Carvel ice cream each month for a year! Winners will be selected at 10 pm.
“We’ve been in business almost 25 years, and couldn’t be more excited about offering our loyal and new guests a completely new Carvel experience,” says shoppe owner Irene Macones. “No other Carvel in the country is currently set up to accommodate a self-serve platform. We want to celebrate this milestone in a grand way, and can’t wait to hear what our fans think of being able to create their own delicious – yet better for you – Carvel treats with the flavors and toppings of their choice!”
The day will also support an important cause. A breast cancer survivor and champion, Macones will donate 20% of her gross sales to the American Cancer Society.
Guests who prefer a traditional Carvel experience can still enjoy Woodland Park Carvel’s full service side. To reach this shoppe, please call 973-256-3701.
About CarvelIce Cream
The United States’ first retail ice cream franchise, Carvel Ice Cream has become one of the best-loved and most recognized names in its industry. The company is a leading provider of premium soft serve and hand dipped ice cream products, as well as uniquely shaped ice cream cakes, including its signature Fudgie the Whale and Cookie Puss cakes. Atlanta-based Carvel currently operates over 500 franchised and food service locations, and is a part of FOCUS Brands, Inc. the franchisor of Carvel® Ice Cream, Cinnabon®, Schlotzsky’s®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, Auntie Anne’s Pretzel’s®, and Seattle’s Best Coffee® on military bases and in certain international markets.
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