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Thursday
Mar262015

This Month's Featured Scoop: The Queen of the North

Meet the featured Scoop of the Month, Katy Thompson!

Katy is the bright and energetic manager of the Amy’s Austinville 78750 location, though if you ask her, she’ll tell you a more appropriate job title is “Queen of the North.”

Along with making sure you guys, the customers, are happy and satisfied, Katy also acts as a Teacher’s Assistant for Amy’s EDU Open Book Management, Customer Service, and Product Knowledge modules! Her other royal duties include co-reigning over our Instagram account, and sharing our culture of ice cream with Austin.

Aside from her official roles as Monarch of 183, the Queen of the North also likes to be involved in the local community. At the beginning of summer, Katy will be reaching out to schools in Austin to present a seminar about great interviewing practices, and to give them some insight into how fun it is to work at Amy’s!

You’re probably wondering how Katy feels in her role. She asks, “Have you heard the line, ‘you had me at hello,’? Well that’s how I describe how I fell in love with Amy’s.” Katy became the first outside manager in about five years, meaning she had a lot of expectations to meet and live up to. However, “I couldn’t have been met with more welcoming arms,” she states.


 

For Katy, the most rewarding part of her job is being able to reach out to the Austin community and she finds it humbling that she could be some scoop’s first manager. Leading by example, she sets a high standard for their work ethic, one that will be remembered as challenging, fun, and rewarding for them, as well as for her.

 

We asked Katy what her most interesting customer interaction was, and she simply says “Lori. Anyone from 183 will understand it is always a fun conversation, and we see her everyday!” And when asked what her favorite part about working at Amy’s is? “Everything I’ve already said, along with I love that I get to work with my best friends!”



 

Monday
Feb092015

It's the Season of Love & Strawberries! 

Looking for a last minute Valentine’s Day gift for the special someone or somebodies in your life? Show them how much you care with our hand-dipped Chocolate Covered Strawberries! These berries are completely covered in decadent Belgian Callebaut Dark Chocolate with a Belgian White Chocolate drizzle...it’s enough to make you want to fall in love!

 

And fall in love you will...again and again and again, because you can order these yummy strawberries by the dozen! Pre-order yours now to get them in time for the day of Loooove.

 

If you’re unable to stop by your local Amy’s to pick up your order, we’ll come to you! Amy’s catering department will be making deliveries Thursday, February 12 through Saturday, February 14! Space is limited and we require a 10 dozen minimum order. Email catering@amysicecreams.com to cover your delivery.

 

Pre-order today for a sweet time with your sweet somebodies and spread the love!

 

Click on the image to Pre-Order now!


 

Thursday
Dec112014

New Holiday Cake and Your Chance to Win One!

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Time to get into the holiday spirit! The Amy's cakes department has rolled out a fresh new cake to liven up the party! Our oh so popular Zilker Mint Chip ice cream is layered between chocolate cake and completely covered in fluffy, homemade mint chip icing, a chocolate drizzle and soft chocolate chips! A classic favorite that really ties in with the season.

Not only are these cakes now in stores, but we’re even going to give one away! Simply post a photo of your best “wintery scene” on instagram and hashtag it #amysicecreams. From a family by the fire, to hot cocoa at the Trail of Lights, to the kiddos sitting on Santa’s lap, we want to see it!

Entries will be taken until Monday December 22nd! Best photo will be notified and given a free Zilker Mint Chip ice cream cake!


 

Friday
Nov212014

Share Your S'mores Stories!

Were you the kid who embarrassed himself at his first boy scout camp out by accidentally catching the tent on fire while making s’mores? Or the girl who got melted marshmallow stuck in her hair and had to get the most shameful haircut of all time? Did you get your first kiss from some ooey-gooey, marshmallowy lips?

Well, today the sticky embarrassment and mushy love stories will finally be rewarded! Share your best s’mores stories with us and the winner will receive one of our Big Kid S’mores Kits as our way of thanking you for the laughs!

 

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Thursday
Nov202014

Introducing Holiday Items!

It may be getting colder outside, but you can still enjoy Amy’s Ice Creams! The fall and winter seasons mean that our special holiday products are finally available. Check out our limited time only items:


Big Kid’s S’mores

S’mores aren’t just for kids. We’ve combined rich Belgian Callebaut Dark Chocolate, crunchy Biscoff cookies, and our signature Mexican Vanilla Marshmallows to take you back to the good ol’ days. You don’t have to sit around a blazing campfire telling ghost stories to appreciate this delicious dessert; make new memories with our big kid take on the classic treat.  


Amy’s Hot Cocoa

Heat up your winter by trying a cup of our delicious hot cocoa. Made with Belgian Callebaut dark chocolate, one sip will make you feel warm and toasty even on the frostiest of days. Cozy up by the fireplace with a good book and a mug of Amy’s Hot Cocoa. After all, you can’t do cold weather without rich hot chocolate.

Add in our Mexican Vanilla Marshmallows for an extra sweet experience!

 

Mexican Vanilla Marshmallows

You already love Mexican Vanilla Ice Cream, so we’re positive that you will adore our Mexican Vanilla Marshmallows. These handcrafted delicacies are a perfect addition to pies and casseroles, or great alone as a tasty snack.

Indulge in one...or ten. We promise not to judge.

 

Peppermint Bark

No holiday gathering is complete without Amy’s Peppermint Bark. Our signature Belgian Callebaut dark chocolate is infused with natural peppermint oil then covered with white chocolate and a candy cane crumble to top it off, making it the ultimate holiday party starter. Don’t leave home without it!

 

Out of the Jar Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

This season, give a loved one the tasty gift of our cookies in a jar.

From the delicious brown sugar base, to the delightful chocolate chips, to the Mexican vanilla extract, we’ve put all the special ingredients of our chocolate chip cookies into one jar so that you can enjoy the gooey warmth of Baked by Amy’s cookies in the comfort of your own home. Give Santa another reason to put you on the nice list this year.

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It’s not too late to give your loved ones heartfelt presents they will never forget. Order any one of our special holiday products and spread the gift of good cheer this season.

 

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