Named the top ice cream and frozen dessert franchise in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine’s 36th annual Franchise 500® ranking in 2014, Baskin Robbins is the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops. Baskin Robbins creates and markets innovative, premium hard scoop ice cream and soft serve, custom ice cream cakes and a full range of beverages, providing quality and value to consumers at more than 7,500 retail shops in nearly 50 countries.
The company was founded in 1945 by two ice cream enthusiasts whose passion led to the creation of more than 1,200 ice cream flavors and a wide variety of delicious treats.
In 2013, more than 13 million ice cream cakes were sold in Baskin Robbins shops worldwide. Headquartered in Canton, Mass., the brand is part of the Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN ) family of companies.