4 Smoothie Business Success Stories [2022]

4 Smoothie Business Success Stories [2022]
Start A Smoothie Business

Smoothie is a blend of whole fruits and can contain bananas, yogurt, honey, ice cream, and other ingredients.

Smoothie businesses attract health-conscious consumers and their mass appeal has grown tremendously.

In the US alone, smoothie bars are a 3-billion-dollar industry. Therefore, from an entrepreneur's standpoint, starting your smoothie business can be a great idea. To start your smoothie bar, consider an ideal location, and ensure a proper shop format. The alternative smoothie shop formats include:

  • Dine in Plenty of seating space available: customers order and pay at the counter.
  • Window only: Serves takeaway smoothies with customers ordering and paying at the counter
  • Food truck: Mobile smoothie shop allowing you to connect with a larger customer

The rising popularity of healthy juices and the low startup cost makes the smoothie industry an appealing frozen food business idea.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a smoothie business:

1. Simple Green Smoothies ($360K/year)

Jen Hansard (from Brooksville, Florida, USA) started Simple Green Smoothies about 10 years ago.

$30K / month
2 founders / 1 employees
Brooksville, Florida, USA

Case Study

Hi there. I’m Jen Hansard, the co-founder of Simple Green Smoothies where we create plant-powered recipes that gives you the energy and health to fuel your passion. It all started on Instagram in 2012, yet over the years (and with a LOT of hustle and luck) it has exploded into a brand of best-selling plant-based recipe books, live community cleanses, adventure retreats and the #1 green smoothie app in iTunes, Daily Blends. Since 2012, Simple Green Smoothies has helped over 2 million people take control of their health in a tasty and simple way.

Our programs can bring in as much as $30,000 a month in revenue, which helps me pay our staff, expenses and also allows us to help women farmers in Cambodia build mushroom farms through World Hope International. Click here to learn more.


2. Simple Green Smoothies

Simple Green Smoothies is a healthy recipe blog that empowers people to embrace a plant-based diet with smoothies, snacks, meals and dessert.

  • Estimated revenue: $30K/month
  • Website traffic: 360K/month
  • Business rank: #227K

Check out their full website ➜

3. Frozen Garden

Frozen Garden creates artisan healthy Ready to Blend Smoothies and Fusion Beverage Infusers. Delivered to your home with no subscription required.

  • Business rank: #547K

Check out their full website ➜

4. Simply beverages

  • Website traffic: 30K/month
  • Business rank: #786K

Check out their full website ➜

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