1,000+ Clever Ice Cream Business Names

1,000+ Clever Ice Cream Business Names

So, you've come up with the perfect ice cream business idea, but in order to launch, you need a good business name.

And not just a name, but a creative and descriptive name that will make your ice cream business stand out.

The name of your business will forever play a role in:

  • Your customers first impression
  • Your businesses identity
  • The power behind the type of customer your brand attracts
  • If you're memorable or not

We've put together 400+ ice cream business ideas, provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to name your business and give real-world examples of how other founders came up with the name of their business.

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Catchy ice cream business name ideas

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  • Dry Skating Group check availability
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  • Rink Group check availability
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  • Glacier Collective check availability
  • Frappe Group check availability
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  • Unbroken Icy check availability
  • Skating Pro check availability

Creative ice cream business name ideas

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  • Glacial Ice Skating Rink Spot check availability
  • Pure Skating Collective check availability
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  • PermanentIce check availability
  • Skating Place check availability
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  • Rink Trading Co check availability
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  • Polar Rink Pro check availability
  • Inland Glacier check availability
  • Frappe Co check availability
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  • Continental Frosting check availability
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  • Snow Collective check availability
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  • Thin Frappe check availability
  • Perpetual Glacier check availability
  • The Brittle Skating check availability
  • Lemon check availability
  • More Ice Rink Pro check availability
  • The Wet check availability
  • Much Icy Pro check availability
  • Unbroken Glacier Place check availability
  • Thick Frost Group check availability
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  • Frozen Snow Group check availability
  • Green Skating Trading Co check availability
  • Icy Trading Co check availability
  • The Pounded check availability
  • Water Ice Pro check availability
  • Firm Frappe Pro check availability
  • Ordinary Glacier Trading Co check availability
  • Intracellular Icebox check availability
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  • Hot Rink check availability
  • Intracellular Iceberg check availability
  • Dry check availability
  • Green Glacier check availability
  • The Soft check availability
  • The Brittle Icy check availability
  • Ice Skating Rink Collective check availability
  • Heavy check availability
  • Bare Frost check availability
  • Pure Glacier check availability
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  • Hard Icy Group check availability
  • Solid Frappe Place check availability
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Fun ice cream business name ideas

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  • Snow Group check availability
  • Crystalline Icy Collective check availability
  • Freshwater Skating Spot check availability
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  • Rink Co check availability
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  • The Slippery Water Ice check availability
  • White Rink check availability
  • Steep Skating Collective check availability
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  • Ordinary Rink check availability
  • Glacial Rink check availability
  • The Frozen check availability
  • Chopped Icy Collective check availability
  • Steep check availability
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  • Intracellular Icebergs check availability
  • Shore Glacier Trading Co check availability
  • Antarctic Ice Rink Place check availability
  • Year check availability
  • Inland Icy check availability
  • Ordinary Frost check availability
  • Less Rink Co check availability
  • Less Frost Spot check availability
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  • Slippery Skating Co check availability
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Cool ice cream business name ideas

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Unique ice cream business name ideas

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Cute ice cream business name ideas

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  • Frosting Pro check availability
  • Permanent Rink Pro check availability
  • Solid Water Ice check availability
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  • Glacier Place check availability
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Clever ice cream business name ideas

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  • Perpetual Water Ice check availability
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  • Enough Frappe Group check availability
  • Frost Trading Co check availability
  • Natural Ice Skating Rink check availability
  • Permanent Frappe check availability
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  • Basal check availability
  • The Massive check availability
  • Solid Frosting Group check availability
  • Blue Ice Rink Spot check availability
  • Hot Frappe Group check availability
  • The Unbroken Icy check availability
  • Covered Frosting check availability
  • Arctic Frost Group check availability
  • The Thick check availability
  • Cracked check availability
  • Enough check availability
  • The Gray Rink check availability
  • The Natural Ice Skating Rink check availability
  • Stagnant Snow check availability
  • Water Ice Spot check availability
  • Southern lights Ice check availability
  • Heavy Glacier Trading Co check availability
  • Thinner Frost Place check availability
  • Glacier Trading Co check availability
  • Inland Frappe check availability
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  • The Heavy check availability
  • Unbroken Glacier Group check availability
  • StagnantIce check availability
  • Flat Frosting check availability
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  • CoveredIce check availability
  • Hot check availability
  • Stagnant Water Ice Pro check availability
  • The Freshwater check availability
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  • Inland Igneous check availability
  • The Smooth Skating check availability
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  • Freshwater Rink Pro check availability
  • The Much check availability
  • Clear check availability
  • Ice Skating Rink Co check availability
  • Frozen Frappe Trading Co check availability
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  • Massive check availability
  • Frappe Collective check availability
  • Heavy Frosting Group check availability
  • Arctic Frosting Collective check availability
  • Bare Water Ice Trading Co check availability
  • Rough Frappe check availability
  • RottenIce check availability
  • CrackedIce check availability
  • ThinIce check availability
  • Covered check availability

Best ice cream business name ideas

  • Hard Frappe Co check availability
  • Intracellular Iceman check availability
  • Continental check availability
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  • Rotten check availability
  • The Off check availability
  • The Arctic Frappe check availability
  • Skating Trading Co check availability
  • Lemon Frosting Trading Co check availability
  • Inland Ice Skating Rink check availability
  • Young check availability
  • The Brittle Snow check availability
  • Arctic Snow Spot check availability
  • The Polar check availability
  • Smooth Ice Skating Rink Trading Co check availability
  • Stagnant Frost check availability
  • The Crushed check availability
  • Flat Rink Group check availability
  • Clear Icy Trading Co check availability
  • Shore Glacier Pro check availability
  • Amorphous check availability
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  • Less Frost Place check availability
  • Amorphous Icy check availability
  • ArcticIce check availability
  • SmoothIce check availability
  • Frappe Spot check availability
  • The Slippery check availability
  • Basal Skating Place check availability
  • The Inland Snow check availability
  • The Crystalline check availability
  • The Bare Rink check availability
  • The Continental check availability
  • The Eternal Water Ice check availability
  • White Frost Place check availability
  • Continental Snow check availability
  • The Shore check availability
  • The Pounded Skating check availability
  • The Lemon check availability
  • Antarctic Rink check availability
  • Slippery Icy Spot check availability
  • Frosting Spot check availability
  • Mites Ice check availability
  • Sea Frappe Collective check availability
  • Sea check availability
  • The Powdered Rink check availability
  • Green Rink check availability
  • Basal Frappe Trading Co check availability
  • LemonIce check availability
  • Arctic check availability
  • Clear Glacier Trading Co check availability
  • The Fresh Skating check availability
  • Clean Ice Skating Rink Trading Co check availability
  • WetIce check availability
  • Artificial check availability
  • The Off Ice Rink check availability
  • Treacherous Icy Place check availability
  • GrayIce check availability
  • More Snow Group check availability
  • Green check availability
  • Sen check availability
  • FrozenIce check availability
  • BrittleIce check availability
  • Frosting Trading Co check availability
  • Clear Water Ice Place check availability
  • Natural Frost Group check availability
  • Inland Icecap check availability
  • Permanent check availability
  • Rotten Ice Skating Rink check availability
  • Solid Rink check availability
  • Wet Icy check availability
  • SeaIce check availability
  • CompactIce check availability
  • Glacial Glacier Place check availability
  • Soft Icy Place check availability
  • Ordinary check availability
  • Chipped check availability
  • The Eternal Snow check availability
  • The Clear Skating check availability
  • Gray Glacier Spot check availability
  • Enough Frosting check availability
  • Glacier Group check availability
  • The Gray Frosting check availability
  • Sights Ice check availability
  • Frozen Ice Skating Rink check availability
  • Off Frost check availability
  • Inland Icefield check availability

Guide: How To Name Your Business

Why Is Your Business Name Important?

Your business name is one of the single most important pieces to starting a business.

Why?

Because your business name has power.

It reflects your reputation, your mission, values, and represents what people (and customers) are searching for.

It impacts the way in which people remember, refer you, and perceive your business

When choosing your business name, there's a lot to think about in order to get it right - so it's important not to rush this process.

Let's take a look at everything you need to consider before deciding on a business name:

Tips To Consider When Naming Your Ice Cream Business:

Simple is always better

This means a few different things. Your ice cream business name should always be:

  • Easy to spell
  • Easy to pronounce
  • Easy to remember

Consider avoiding long names as much as possible, as this will only lead your customers forgetting your name and feeling frustrated.

To test this point, try to think of any well-known reputable brand off the top of your head.

The first that come to mind for me are Alexa, Google, Nike, Apple - each unique in their own way (hence, easy to remember) , less than six characters and easy to spell.

Your Business Name Should Define What You Do

The name of your business should reflect a defining characteristic of what you do.

Before your customer goes to your website or speaks to you, the name of your business should spark some initial thoughts in their brain as to what you're all about.

For example, marketingexamples.com describes exactly what their company is about: providing great examples of marketing tactics.

Consider SEO When Naming Your Business

Bottom line: If you don't show up in google, you're going to make it that much more challenging for customers to find you.

There are several different aspects to think about when it comes to SEO & naming your ice cream business:

  • Try not to pick a business name that's crowded with other businesses
  • Consider naming your business based on highly searched keywords
  • Make sure the name of your business matches search intent and what people are looking for

Think about the emotions you want to evoke

Your business name has the power to evoke certain emotions and thoughts from your customer.

It has the ability to evoke a positive or a negative feeling. An inclusive or an exclusive feeling. A fearful or a loving feeling.

It's not to say that any of these feelings are wrong, but it's important to ensure that they are in line with your values and mission.

For example, the brand Death's Door makes me feel a bit risky and uncertain - but that's the point. They're selling Gin.

Try Not To Pick Something Too Limiting

Your business name should be fitting for the future and growth of your business, that way you don't have to confront a re-brand down the road.

If you choose something too narrow, it may be challenging to diversify your product and revenue streams down the road.

Here are some tips to avoid making this mistake:

  • Try not to name the business after a particular geographical area (this makes it hard to grow in other areas)
  • Try not to name the business after only one product you sell
  • Try not to name something based on a current trend

Brainstorming Names For Your Business

If you're in the brainstorming phase and trying to come up with a business name, there are a few key things to think about in order to get the juices flowing:

  • Write out a list of words that reflect your brand, personality, team etc. These should be the first things that come to your mind and you shouldn't have to think too hard about it.
  • Look at competition in the space and see if there's a common theme. Write down some key words or phrases that resonate with you and add them to the list.
  • Think about the emotion you want to evoke with your business name
  • Ask yourself: If I had to describe my business in one word, what would it be?

From there, you can create a shortlist based on the words that resonate best with you and follow the naming guidelines above.

Tips on naming your business

In addition to the requirements from the State, there are some general naming guidelines that may help you down the road as well.

We've put together a full guide here for naming your business here but will also cover the most critical pieces below:

Is your URL available? Social media handles?

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As soon as you resonate with a name (or names), secure the domain and social media handles as soon as possible to ensure they don't get taken.

Other general naming tips

  • Consider SEO when naming your business
  • Consider naming your business something that reflects what you do and/or who you are
  • Keep it simple! Easy to spell, easy to pronounce and easy to remember
  • Try not to pick something too limiting that could impact your businesses growth in the future!

Check out our full naming guide here.

Here is a video covering all factors to consider when naming your LLC:

Examples of Great Business Names

When choosing a business name, it's critical that you look at other examples of businesses not only in your space, but business names in other industries that have done particularly well.

Here are a few examples of great business names (+ how some of these businesses came up with their name):

Competitor Analysis Example

One great way to name your business is by looking at the competition and getting inspiration.

Gia Paddock, founder of Boutique Rye analyzed other businesses in the space and added her own personal spin to her business name:

A popular national brick & mortar women’s boutique that many may have heard of is called Francesca’s… How original, right? So we came up with Boutique Rye named after our son, Riley. We put "boutique" in front to be a little different.

The name "Boutique Rye" checks the boxes for naming a business:

  • Short and simple
  • Easy to spell and easy to remember
  • Clearly defines what the company does
  • Optimized for SEO (people searching for boutiques)
  • Unique and personal touch - tells a story.

Ask Other People

Sometimes, coming up with a name is as easy as asking other people, whether that be friends, family, people at a coffee shop, or in Spyq Sklar case, his own customer!

How we came up with the name Cat Sushi:

So, we put together a quick business plan and set aside some money that we were willing to risk. One of our loyal customers actually came up with the name. We still give them free cat food.

Read the full story ➡️ here

The name "Cat Sushi" checks all the boxes for naming a business:

  • Memorable and funny
  • Short and simple
  • Obvious that they sell treats for cats
  • Fun & unique story - their customer literally came up with the name of their business!

The Amazon Example

Formerly called "Cadabra", Jeff Bezos decided that the name was too obscure, hard to spell, and easy to misinterpret.

The name Amazon came from a simple dictionary search .

Jeff Bezos wanted something that started with an A, looked through a dictionary and came up with the word Amazon.

When he told his team, he didn't care for anyone else's input. He was set on it.

Here's how the word "Amazon" checks all the boxes (aside from being worth a trillion dollars):

  • Represents the largest river in the world, making it very memorable
  • The story and meaning of the word matches the vision of the company: To be the larger and better than any other business!
  • The name allows for future growth opportunity - they didn't name something specific to just "books," even though at the time, that's what it was.
  • Easy to spell, pronounce and recommend!
Pat Walls,  Founder of Starter Story

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