Company name: The Smoothie Company Corp.
Investment cost: P1 million to P3 million
Investment Recovery Period: 6 months to 3 years
Fuzion Smoothie Café
Unit 904 Raffles Corporate Center
Emerald Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Telephone: (02) 915-6007; (02) 914-1096
People behind the company: Jerome Uy and his wife Meredith Ngo, the owners of Fuzion Smoothie Café
What the company does: Fuzion Smoothie Café a casual dining café serving mall-based patrons with smoothies, appetizers, sandwiches, pasta, pizza, rice meals, salads, coffee, and desserts, that now has a total of five branches—in Metro Manila and one at the SM Mall in Baguio City
When they started: The Uys started their business in 2005
How the company grew: Jerome Uy and Meredith Ngo, having lived and worked around the world and both passionate about food, decided to bring the concept of smoothies to the Philippines in 2005. A healthy and tastier alternative to most local drinks, smoothies is a unique, cold-blended beverage that consists of fruit, frozen yoghurt, and other special ingredients.
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