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Refresh your menu with DOLE Soft Serve’s newly reformulated mango. It’s bursting with more true to fruit flavor just in time for soft serve season.

Paul Schmidt, president Floyd B. Case, Inc. writes a guest blog to educate sales representatives and foodservice brokers on how DOLE Soft Serve and Frostline can work together to help operators meet operator and consumer demands.

We tell you that DOLE Soft Serve fruit flavors are vegan, but what does that mean and who really cares? First, you might be surprised but veganism, the practice of abstaining from the use of animal products including eggs and dairy, is growing in popularity. Former president Bill Clinton has taken up the lifestyle as well as celebs like Usher, Ellen, Mike Tyson and Alanis Morissette among others. We thought we would… Read More

This September, we are partnering with Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt to support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign. Orange Leaf will raise funds throughout the entire month through the sale of a limited edition “End It With Orange” plastic cup for a $1 donation in addition to the beverage item menu cost. DOLE® Soft Serve plans to donate up to $10,000 to the cause by leveraging our social community. Sept. 8-12,… Read More

A blog about the factors identified that influence the perception of taste.

Did you know that the number of people who identify themselves as vegans has nearly tripled since 2009? There are approximately 1.8 million Americans who live vegan lifestyles¹. Also, did you know that between 30 and 50 million Americans have some degree of lactose intolerance²? Being dairy-free is not some passing fad or small specialty niche—it’s a market that’s expected to grow up to 15% to a value of $14 billion by… Read More

Road trips are known for making memories, family bonding and exploring new territory! We think soft serve offers many of the same “road trip” benefits! How cool is it that your destination is on the route! For the next few minutes, let us take you for a “road trip” to explore the benefits of switching to dry soft serve mix. Hop in! First, the cost benefits of using dry mix compared to… Read More

DOLE® Soft Serve mixes operate in ALL commercial soft serve machines as well as the Rival™ home ice cream maker. ElectroFreeze, SaniServe, Stoelting and Taylor are just a few of the available brand-name machines that create perfectly frozen, delicious soft serve everyday! Soft serve machines are self-contained units that will store, churn and freeze soft serve mix into a delectable, frozen treat. If you require a medium or high volume machine for production, the machine must… Read More

Problem: Product is too soft. Symptoms: Cones won’t stand up. The soft serve looks wet. The product starts melting almost immediately. Treatment: First, check that your machine’s temperature settings. We recommend setting the temperature between 18 and 21 degrees and the temperature inside the hopper be at 41 degrees. Since your soft serve seems too soft, try setting it more towards 18 degrees. If this checks out, move on to examining your… Read More

February is American Heart Month. When it comes to your heart, what you eat matters. Heart Disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States and Stroke ranks #4. The American Heart Association published prevention measures that can help you stay healthy! The first step toward a healthy heart is eating a healthy diet. We love that our soft serve can support your dietary goals!… Read More