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Meet Brooks Veazey, General Manager, Austin, Texas

We are excited about our newest location coming to Austin, Texas! We’ve been vending in Austin for a little over a year and have grown to love the city and the community of Austin.

With the new store slated to open this month, we thought you might like to meet Brooks Veazey, our General Manager.  We think you’ll love Brooks and his wife Mary Ann. Fun fact… Mary Ann is our …

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Look out, Georgia! Here we come!

Look out, Georgia! Here we come!

Look out, Georgia!  Here we come!

We’re really excited to announce that Steel City Pops is coming to Atlanta, Georgia! We’re working hard and getting things ready to serve handmade, all natural pops, that are locally sourced when possible.  We can’t wait to meet all the good folks in Atlanta! We plan to open our first store in Georgia some time this summer.  In the meantime, look for our carts at …

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A New Store Coming Soon to Austin, TX!

A New Store Coming Soon to Austin, TX!

We are pleased to announce that starting January 2017 construction will officially be underway at our Guadalupe location in Austin, TX! Our building is located at the corner of Guadeloupe St. and 30th, in between the University of Texas and Hyde Park. We are extremely excited for this space and cannot wait to share it with you all!

Austin is an amazing city, full of energy and ingenuity. We are thankful …

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In the Middle of it All – Steel City Pops at the Summit

Located in the middle of one of the busiest shopping districts in Alabama our Steel City Pops location at the Summit in Birmingham offers the only frozen treat in the shopping center complex.  We asked some of our Birmingham team what they think makes this location unique.

SCP:  What makes the community around the Summit so great?

Kaitlyn, SCP Team Member:

The customers at our Summit store are definitely …

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In the Center of Tradition – Steel City Pops, Auburn

Take a stroll with us down College Street to our Steel City Pops shop located in the heart of downtown Auburn. Our Auburn shop is surrounded by great retail neighbors that make up a variety of unique shops, bookstores, quaint coffee shops, and great places to eat. Located near Toomer’s Corner, the center of University of Auburn tradition since the late 1800s, this area is the focal point of downtown …

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Roll into Tuscaloosa for the Best Treat in T-Town!

Surrounded by 5 major bodies of water, named after Muskogean Chief Tuskaloosa (which means “Black Warrior”), and home to the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) our Tuscaloosa store is located in the heart of Alabama.  We asked our team in Tuscaloosa to share a little about their store and why they love serving pops in T-Town.

SCP:  What makes the Tuscaloosa community so great?

Hunter Snell, SCP Team Member:  “The …

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Say Hello to our Huntsville, Alabama, Store!

This week we’d like to invite you to visit our store in Huntsville, Alabama.  Huntsville, known as “The Rocket City” due to it’s involvement with US Space missions, is located in northern Alabama.  The team at our Huntsville store is an amazing, talented team.  Amber Harris, our Huntsville Team Lead, photographs and styles most of our incredible pop pics you see!  We hope you enjoy meeting all of the people …

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A Visit to Steel City Pops in Garland, Texas

This week we’d like to invite you to visit our store in Garland, Texas.  Come on in, pull up a bar stool, grab a delicious pop, and meet some of the team at the store who make Steel City Pops in Garland, TX, a wonderful experience!

SCP:  What makes the community in the Garland area great?

Jonathan Veazey, General Manager: Garland, Texas, is a simple place but the people are …

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Meet Joyce Hwang, General Manager, Houston

We want to take a few minutes and introduce you to Joyce Hwang, General Manager for our newest location in Houston.  We think she’s pretty great and we thought you’d like to meet her!

SCP:  Joyce, can you tell us a bit about yourself and how you came to work for Steel City Pops?
Joyce:  I’m originally from Huntsville, Alabama and ended up in Birmingham, Alabama for college. I first started …

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The Meaning in the Skyline

The Meaning in the Skyline

If you’ve made your way into one of our shops outside of our hometown of Birmingham, you may have wondered about the murals on the walls. Specifically, the brawny silhouette of a man holding his pop courageously to the sky may have caught your eye. Many customers have just as many questions about who he is as they do about why we would put jalapeño or sour cream in our …

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