Graeter's Coming to Chicago

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2014/08/13 16:38:40 (permalink)

Graeter's Coming to Chicago

Here's the scoop: Graeter's ice cream shops eyeing Chicago

August 13, 2014

Cincinnati-based family ice cream company Graeter's is looking to expand its business to Chicago.
 
CEO Richard Graeter is coming to Chicago this week to check out four sites that could help establish the ice cream shop in the Chicago market. The company has 40 retail locations in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky.
By opening shops in Chicago, Mr. Graeter hopes to increase brand awareness and...
 
The excerpt above is from a local Chicago business journal.  Looks like there may be a little ice cream in my future....and while I'm at it, Jeni's is here and doing fine. 
 
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    Michael Hoffman
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 17:09:26 (permalink)
    Oh, oh!
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 17:27:56 (permalink)
    Their pint flavors have been in grocery stores here for a while now ...
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 17:51:26 (permalink)
    Michael Hoffman
    Oh, oh!




    Watch your supply diminish before your very eyes....
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 17:52:31 (permalink)
    Jim2903
    Their pint flavors have been in grocery stores here for a while now ...




    This will be a brick & mortar location offering full service as well as retail sales.
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    Michael Hoffman
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 17:55:38 (permalink)
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    Oh, oh!




    Watch your supply diminish before your very eyes....


    I'm heading out to the local Graeter's now.
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 19:47:38 (permalink)
    Your freezer can only hold so much.  Sooner or later all that Graeter's Ice Cream is going to migrate west and the Ohio locations will wither away to nothing.
     
    But then you'll have another reason to visit Chicago.
     
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 20:13:02 (permalink)
    To get some Graeter's? If I'm going to Chicago it's not going to be for ice cream. I want Italian beef.
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 22:51:05 (permalink)
    Slow down pal, that's part of my upcoming "Big Announcement".  Keep yer eyes peeled on the "Eat & Greets" forum tomorrow...
     
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/13 23:17:09 (permalink)
    My eyes are already peeled.  Can't wait!  Lemme guess, a Graeter's Roadhouse BBQ Italian beef flavor! 
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/14 16:22:51 (permalink)
    I will share our wonderful ice cream with you folks in da windy city. 
     
    Krogers had their Graeters pints on sale for $3.49 each, they were "out" of peach so I got 2 rain checks for the sale price.  I just need freezer space before I go on and pick up 20 or so pints
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    Re: Graeter's Coming to Chicago 2014/08/14 16:32:59 (permalink)
    I knew Graeter's would draw you out....be prepared for your supply to vanish....right after it diminishes!
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