See Details. It's one of the most common questions we receive and one of the easiest to answer. The difference is the texture of ice and simply the name. If you live in, or visit Hawaii - you will probably hear the soft, snow-like ice called "Shave Ice" which is spelled without the 'D'. Whichever term you might use, there's clearly a difference in snow cones and shaved ice.
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So, opening a gelato and shaved ice business can prove lucrative for entrepreneurs. Still, like any business, starting from scratch can be challenging, particularly when it comes to competing with large gelato chains. One option is to become a gelato and shaved ice franchisee and open a store with an established brand. The brand remains a testament to the huge demand for gelato and shaved ice and the potential success of franchising within this industry. An established gelateria brand throughout America, Gelato Go , offers franchising opportunities for proactive and determined entrepreneurs looking for a share of the profitable gelato market.