smoothie king http://wwno.org en New Orleans, The Birthplace Of Smoothie Jazz http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-birthplace-smoothie-jazz <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jazz Fest — our annual overdose of music and food — is synonymous with&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">New Orleans. Smoothie King — a healthy juice and food alternative — is&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the antithesis of the city. Both businesses were NOLA-born in the 1970's&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and are now international brands.</span></p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 18:00:42 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 34755 at http://wwno.org Covington-based Smoothie King chain sold http://wwno.org/post/covington-based-smoothie-king-chain-sold <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Covington-based Smoothie King Franchises Inc. is being sold to a South Korean company.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Smoothie King currently has more than 600 units operating in 32 states, the Caymans and the Republic of Korea.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 17:33:35 +0000 The Associated Press 15360 at http://wwno.org