Suzy’s Swirl Teams with 9-Year-Old to Fight Childhood Cancer

Sydnie Bayles kicks off three-week Chicago fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Gurnee, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  She’s raised more money for charity before the 4th grade than most people will in their entire lives.  Now, Sydnie Bayles is raising her own bar by…
Suzy’s Swirl Kicks off Summer of Swirls at “Suzypalooza”

First annual event on June 2 designed to thank customers, community for support Gurnee, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  It’s the time of year for celebrations – graduations, proms, weddings, you name it.  So the folks at Suzy’s Swirl – home of the…
Swirl Passion with Purpose for Franchise Success

Second in a series of articles by Kathleen Wood I’m a firm believer in the American Dream…that if you are passionate and work hard, you can be successful.  In my experience, the restaurant industry provides one of the most promising…
To Be, Or Not To Be…a Franchisee?

First in a series of articles by Kathleen Wood My self-serve yogurt concept, Suzy’s Swirl, receives countless inquiries from people seeking to become franchisees.  When we ask what drives their interest, typical responses include “it’s so much fun here,” “this…

Customers challenged to consume 64 oz. of frozen yogurt for charity Gurnee, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Are you big enough…bold enough…hungry enough to be named the Big Joe Super Champion? That’s what the owners of Suzy’s Swirl in Gurnee want to know. …

Kathleen Wood joins delegation meeting with Obama Administration about developing women business leaders Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Kathleen Wood, renowned restaurant industry consultant and co-owner of Suzy’s Swirl, has been invited to join a delegation from the Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF)…

Customers can score $1,300 engagement ring for submitting winning video Gurnee, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Suzy’s Swirl, a frozen dessert restaurant in Gurnee Mills, Illinois, is doing something warm for its customers during the coldest time of the year. The restaurant recently…

Tasti D-Lite, the lower-calorie frozen dessert chain with a cult following among health-conscious consumers as well as celebrities, will open its third South Florida center in Boca Raton in December. This is the second location owned and operated by area…

Tasti D-Lite, the great-tasting, better-for-you frozen dessert chain with a cult following among health conscious consumers as well as celebrities, is expanding beyond its East Coast roots. The lower calorie frozen treat brand plans to open at least 25 locations…