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IT'S REALLY ABOUT YOU! Are you just starting out with your first cart? Are you looking to expand your business by adding a catering segment? Do you want to tackle the large concession market at sporting and concert venues? All of these are possibilities when you have the right tools in place--equipment, a plan, and customers happy to see you rolling up. We are happy to help you with the equipment... but we will also continue to put other tools in place to help you get the most out of your operation. WE WANT YOU TO BE SUCCESSFUL!
Our mission is simple: to provide the best products and service to our customers at the best prices possible. We take great pride in our company, our commitment to customer service and in the products we sell. Our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse our product and product solutions.
Over the season we'll continue to improve our product and service line-up that can help your business grow in ways perhaps you never expected it could. Our vision is also to help you with both product solutions and with techniques. As we progress through the season, we'll bring you ideas to put into action to help your bottom line and help you create that special experience for your customer.
Ed Wright, Director of Business Development, is also our team lead. Like the original founders, Ed is experienced in the ice cream business having started a regional wholesale/retail ice cream company in northern Virginia operating entirely as a mobile company using carts, portable sink systems, and a 27' food/event/catering truck. Abner Butterfield Ice Cream Company specializes in home made, hand-dipped ice cream and operates primarily in the Rappahannock region between Richmond VA and Washington DC. Ed is a 2012 graduate and guest presenter at Penn State's Ice Cream Short Course and Ice Cream 101 courses. He holds a bachelors degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration, both from the University of South Carolina. Ed is a proud retiree and veteran of the United States Air Force.
The rest our team includes refrigeration specialists, design engineers, fabricators, two graphics shops, a fabric shop, and several specialty supplier teams. If you have questions, call us and we'll either give you the answers or put the right person in contact with you.