Grand opening celebration to take place on Friday, June 17th
HALIFAX, June 16, 2011 /CNW/ - The newest co-branded Tim Hortons and
Cold Stone Creamery restaurant is now open on the prominent Halifax
waterfront located at the corner of George St. and Lower Water St. To
celebrate, a grand opening party is planned on Friday, June 17th and the first 300 guests to arrive between noon and 2 p.m. will receive
a free Like ItTM size ice cream Creation!
The restaurant, inspired by downtown Halifax, has a layout and colour
scheme that gives it a unique urban look and feel. The co-branded
location is 2,700 square feet with room to seat almost 50 guests in
both the dining room and outdoor patio.
"We are excited about the opportunity to serve the downtown core," said
Greg Smith, Senior Manager, Regional Marketing, Tim Hortons. "We think
guests will really enjoy the atmosphere at this location and how it
reflects the great city of Halifax - especially during ice cream
A unique relationship between Tim Hortons and Cold Stone Creamery allows
guests to enjoy the coffee and baked goods they love as well as
premium, fresh ice cream all at one location.
Cold Stone Creamery's premium ice cream is made fresh in every
restaurant. To experience Cold Stone, guests simply choose their cone
or cup size - Like ItTM, Love ItTM, Gotta Have ItTM - ice cream or sorbet and any number of countless mix-ins such as
fruit, nuts, candies and other toppings. A team member mixes the
selections with spades on a chilled granite stone, and the Creation is
presented to the guest as The Ultimate Ice Cream Experience®. Guests can also enjoy Cold Stone Creamery's take-home treats such as
ice cream cookie sandwiches, cupcakes, pies and cakes.
Tim Hortons Inc. Overview
Tim Hortons is the fourth largest publicly-traded quick service
restaurant chain in North America based on market capitalization, and
the largest in Canada. Operating in the quick service segment of the
restaurant industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of consumer
tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, flavored cappuccinos,
specialty teas, home-style soups, fresh sandwiches, wraps, hot
breakfast sandwiches and fresh baked goods, including our trademark
donuts. As of April 3rd, 2011, Tim Hortons had 3,782 system-wide restaurants, including 3,169
in Canada and 613 in the United States. More information about the
Company is available at www.timhortons.com
SOURCE Tim Hortons Inc.
For further information:
For further information or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Alexandra Cygal, Tim Hortons, 905-339-5960, firstname.lastname@example.org
Greg Smith, Tim Hortons, 902-662-2522, email@example.com