Old Ice cream vans

Old Ice cream vans

His friends believed that Raul O. Martinez had lost his mind. Martinez had a plan to sell soft-shell tacos out of a renovated ice cream truck on the streets of East Los Angeles. How will you sell those kinds of tacos? he was asked. Despite the skepticism, Martinez, his wife and father at his side, parked the truck next to an East Los Angeles bar on a summer night in 1974. Martinez sold $70 worth of tacos that first night and soon afterward was selling $150 an evening. Six months … Tokina camera lenses

Vintage Ice cream vans

Vintage Ice cream vans

The only thing lovelier than a romance…is a romance served with ice cream! Don’t miss The Vintage Ice Cream Van , the second story in Jenny Oliver’s gorgeous new ‘Cherry Pie Island’ series. Welcome to Cherry Pie Island – once you step on to the island, you’ll never want to leave! Praise for Jenny Oliver I thoroughly enjoyed this book it had a sprinkling of festivity, a touch of romance and a glorious amount of mouth-watering baking!- Rea Book Review With gorgeous descriptions …

Ice cream van lease

Ice cream van lease

Everyone wants ice cream from the ice cream truck driver. Michael Blann/Digital Vision/Getty Images Some people choose a job or business for its work environment rather than its income potential, one such business is that of an ice cream truck owner. This person enjoys benefits such as a flexible work schedule, working with children, being in an outdoor environment and the ability to take long vacations. For some, these work benefits environment compensates for the low salary …

Ice cream van noise

Ice cream van noise

The distressed caller dialled 101 after the van’s chimes became too much to handle. West Midlands Police released a recording of the phone call in a bid to remind people to “think before you call”. The man starts by saying: “Hello, I’ve got a query about an ice cream van. “His chimes, I think have got to be far too loud, I mean, they go right through the building. Related articles GETTY Police were called to reports of a noisy ice cream van His chimes, I think have got to be far …

Ice cream van jokes

Ice cream van jokes

It s the act of doing things for other people. Then, I heard these terms which reference the word SERVICE: Internal Revenue Service, Postal Service, Telephone Service, Civil Service, City & County Public Service, Customer Service, Service Stations Then I became confused about the word service. This is not what I thought service meant. So today, I overheard two farmers talking, and one of them said he had hired a bull to service a few of his cows. BAM! It all came …

Van Dyke Ice cream Ridgewood NJ

Van Dyke Ice cream Ridgewood NJ

AM 28, 762 posts, read 15, 348, 938 times Reputation: 7136 I grew up with T & W (Terwilliger & Wakefield) ice cream, which was sold in supermarkets and at their retail outlet off Route 17 on Ridgewood Rd, which is also where they made their products, and which was always very busy in the summer. About ten years ago I looked them up online and I found they had been involved in some lawsuit - I forget the details but it sounded messy - in the late 1970s, but I was …

Rupert Grint Ice cream van

Rupert Grint Ice cream van

Who knew that Rupert Grint, who played Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter films, lives in a Hertfordshire mansion with its own bespoke ice rink? Grint, whose net wealth is estimated at £24m (a cool million for every year of his young life), seems an absolutely wizard investor. He has other properties in the county and beyond, but lives at the one he bought for more than £3m a few years ago. What a fantasy paradise it all sounds – although he has yet to purchase a Neverland-ish ferris …

Ice cream van Tunes

Ice cream van Tunes

Nursery rhymes set to music are deeply uncool. Just ask the bottle-throwing teenagers on the Twinbrook estate on outskirts of west Belfast. Ice cream music was played to them as they misbehaved and it stopped them. In an action that was cleverly psychological, the nursery tunes were blasted through the loudspeakers of a Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) armored Land Rover after the patrol came under attack from about 15 teenagers last weekend. The police have said no further …

Ice cream van raspberry sauce

Ice cream van raspberry sauce

First there was cheese, then a brief foray into fizzy drinks, and now ice cream is Blur’s latest food-venture. To coincide with the release of their latest album The Magic Whip, the band are to launch their own brand of ice cream, which will be sold during their forthcoming UK dates. It is not yet known whether the ice cream will be sold alongside the rest of their merchandise at gigs, or from behind the bar. It was road-tested earlier this month when custom ice cream vans appeared …

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice cream truck

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice cream truck

We started Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream in the Spring of 2008 out of a buttery yellow truck on the streets of NYC. We set out to revive the classic American ice cream truck and the art of traditional ice cream making using ingredients perfected by nature, not science. Van Leeuwen Classic and Vegan ice creams are made with just a handful of fresh ingredients. Each flavor is a celebration of some of the world s best artisan producers and farmers both local and from around the world …

Ice cream truck van

Ice cream truck van

Bedford Ave & N 7th St Brooklyn, NY 11211 Today, i had the Cookie Dough vegan ice cream in a cone. Chunks of cookie dough inside melt-in-your-mouth coconut ice cream. These guys are always my go-to for vegan ice cream. My sister and brother in law were SO excited for me to try their ice cream. They love this place. We went yesterday and there was one person working and a fairly long line. I placed my order which was for 2 scoops in a waffle cone. The worker picks up my …

Ice cream van music law

Ice cream van music law

A top law firm delighted their staff during sunny weather - by hiring an ice cream van offering free 99s. Eversheds, which has offices all over the UK including in London, treated staff in the Cambridge office to free ice creams as temperatures soared. One of the firm’s senior partners hired the van and the company footed the bill, they confirmed today. An Eversheds spokeswoman said: “Our Cambridge office senior partners do go round with sweets or other treats every couple of …

Ice cream van Franchise

Ice cream van Franchise

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. Indeed Americans of all ages go crazy for the stuff, and although health-conscious palates are turning to more nourishing foods it seems people are reluctant to give up this tasty frozen treat. With that in mind savvy entrepreneurs could make significant profits with an ice cream franchise. They could also find a great deal of satisfaction in running their own small business with their family. Interesting Ice-cream Facts! July …

Van Leeuwen Ice cream truck

Van Leeuwen Ice cream truck

6th Ave & 22nd St New York, NY 10010 Van Leeuwen proudly displays the big red bag of Intelligentsia coffee that s roasted especially for them in the front window of the truck. I d be proud of that too if I were serving such a great blend of coffee. $2.75 for a large and it s very smooth. Obviously 2-3 times the price of the typical coffee from a truck but really far superior to starbucks. Number 1 - I normally don t get coffee from an ice cream truck. For those bashing …

Ice cream van Routes

Ice cream van Routes

A love for people and attention to safe, ethical operation can help ice cream truck operators stand out. David De Lossy/Photodisc/Getty Images If you can drive, you can run an ice cream truck, right? Not so fast. Truck operators face a host of issues, from startup costs and city regulations to potential hostility from competing drivers. Nor do drivers get rich operating ice cream trucks. Still, selling frozen treats curbside has its rewards for drivers committed to operating safely …