Carvel Logo – Carvel is an ice cream franchise owned by Focus Brands. Carvel is famous for their soft ice cream and cake ice cream, which displays the different layers of ‘crunchy’. They also sell a wide variety of fresh ice cream bars and ice cream sandwich.
Carvel was founded and is run by Tom Carvel in the first 60 years of its establishment. In 1929, Carvel borrowed $ 15 from his future wife Agnes, and use the money to build and operate an ice cream truck. On Memorial Day weekend in 1934, Carvel’s truck suffered a flat tire in Hartsdale, New York, Carvel started selling his ice cream at the scene kempesnya tires, the car park of a ceramic shop. In two days, the whole stock, in which many of the melt, has been sold out, and realize that Carvel either a fixed location and delicate desserts are the ideas of potential business. In the first three years, he earned gross profits of more than $ 3500. In 1937 he had had an ice cream stand in the same place, with a freezer that allows him to make his own ice cream frozen. In 1939, gross profit reached $ 6000 more. Hartsdale original store was closed on Sunday 5 October 2008.
In the early 1940s, Tom Carvel traveled across the United States, selling ice cream at the carnival-the carnival, while his wife Agnes of doing business in Hartsdale. During the second World War he was running his ice cream stand at Fort Bragg in North Carolina, get additional expertise in cooling technology. He then mengivestasikan and patented his own freezer, “Custard King”, and in 1947 sold 71 freezers at a price of $ 2.900 each. Some buyers fail to pay any freezer freezer unit, and upon investigation, Carvel found that they do not run their business efficiently, select the locations that are not profitable and do not always maintain a high standard of health. Carvel decided that the best way to improve the situation is to participate in running a business owned by customers freezer; later he stated that this way makes him develop a franchise concept.