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Headquartered in Trevose, Pennsylvania, Rita's Franchise Company has gained both domestic and international prowess since its inception in 1984. The frozen dessert chain now operates more than 600 stores in the United States along with locations in Canada, the Philippines, and even the Middle East. Best known for its Italian Ice, customers can choose from more than sixty-five flavors made fresh daily and with real fruit. For those who want to try something different, Rita's offers a variety of other chilled treats including old-fashioned frozen custard, custard cookie sandwiches, layered Gelatis, sundaes, and its signature Misto and Blendini creations.