Steve Kuhnau’s Smoothie King store in the ’80s
Since Steve Kuhnau created the first Smoothie Bar in 1973, Smoothie King has grown to over 800 locations across three continents. From the US to the Republic of Korea, Trinidad & Tobago and the Cayman Islands, our purpose continues to impact millions of lives around the globe.
Our quest is simple: Make living a healthier more active lifestyle delicious and nutritious. Whether you’re trying to lose a few pounds, have a little more energy at the end of the day or simply feel better about your diet, each and every Smoothie we make is blended for a specific purpose. Which is why we call them “Smoothies With A Purpose.”
As our menu has grown, so has our following. Since 1989, Smoothie King has been named #1 franchise in our category by Entrepreneur Magazine, 20 times.
We’re proud to have invented the Smoothie Bar and even prouder to be part of a healthier world. If you have a passion for helping others reach their goals, come join our quest and start a Smoothie King Franchise in your community. To learn more, simply visit our franchise information page and help us help others Find Pleasure in Their Purpose.