Nancy Reagan tasted the
ice cream and insisted it be served at White House functions.
The US Olympic Basketball Team requested the ice cream in 1984 & 1988.
Great Midwestern was the first packaged ice cream ever sold in Bloomingdales.
Fred founded The Great Midwestern Ice Cream Company in 1979 with no money, no business experience, and no knowledge whatsoever of how to make ice cream. Yet in 1984, it was judged to be “the best ice cream in America” by People Magazine.
Playboy made the same determination in 1986.
In 1988, Fred was fired from the company he founded (a long story). It turned out to be one of the best career moves to ever happen to him because . . . (next