Getting ready for Kalamazoo College’s Rockin’ the Dock event

This past week we were at three local Kalamazoo farms picking ingredients for the coming Kalamazoo College event, Rockin’ the Dock (September 16th).  These ingredients are for the three flavors we will be offering at the event: K College Butternut Squash gelato Lemon-blueberry gelato Peach sorbet For the K College Butternut Squash gelato, we spent time …

Sold first t-shirt at KFM

Yesterday (August 2nd), we took the new RG VW Bus t-shirt to the Kalamazoo Farmers’ Market.  And, wait for it….we sold the first on as a result. The t-shirt is simple and to the point — we offer our product in a VW Bus. 🙂

1972 VW Bus — back from the mechanic — leaks fixed, brakes still working

In working on setting up the market in Austin for Rollin’ Gelato, we are fixing up the 1972 RG VW bus. Just like the 1976 RG VW Bus in Kalamazoo, we worked on the brakes first.  Thus, the bus went into the mechanic this past week, and we replaced the brake master cylinder (it was …

Review of our farmers’ markets operations in the Kalamazoo area (Transparency)

Yesterday was our 50th market day at the farmers’ markets in the Kalamazoo area for this year’s season.  Our season started on June 17th this year in the Kalamazoo area at the farmers’ market, where we opened up at the Texas Township Farmers’ Market. And yesterday, our 50th market day, we were at the Battle …

Rollin’ Gelato Loyalty Card — Reviewing the results after 3 weeks

There is no more pleasure to a chef’s heart than seeing a repeat customer coming back for that same flavor or to try a new one. We, at Rollin’Gelato, have enjoyed repeat customers who come asking for more of their favorite flavor and those who venture into a new flavor — and even suggest ideas …