Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in food and beverage but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Frank Anderson, Co-Founder of Smoothie Q, located in Pottstown PA, USA.
What's your business, and who are your customers?
My business is smoothie Q. We serve all organic smoothies. We also have Jamaican Patties on our menu, which consist of Curry Chicken, Jerk Chicken, Beef, Mixed Veggie, Spinach, and Shrimp. We serve Acai and Pitaya Bowls, Organic Teas, and other great items.
Tell us about yourself
I have been making smoothies for over 25 years. I am a retired Pro bodybuilder, and I did that naturally. I enjoy living a healthy lifestyle and want others to have the same opportunity and choice.
What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?
Planning and Opening my shop has been a huge accomplishment. Being strategic and not having to get loans has also been a great accomplishment.
What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?
When no one is available to work, I have to be there, as well as finding the most economical way of doing business so that we stay affordable to our consumers.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
Plan, Get people around you that know what you don't know, and Be a part of and Give to the community supporting your business.
Where can people find you and your business?
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