Warm weather helps lift sales for restaurants’ cool treats

Frozen-treat chains are taking advantage of the unseasonably warm weather that has occurred around the country the past four months, seeking not only to make hay while the sun is shining, but also to prepare for potential storms ahead.

The nation’s warm spell, particularly in the eastern half of the United States, has been notable for its breadth and duration. A total count of cities’ record daily temperatures tallied by the National Climatic Data Center from just March 9 t

Register to view the full article

Register to view this article

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.