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Dippin' Dots to open Pleasanton outlet Sunday in Stoneridge Mall

National frozen treat retailer known for its tiny beads of ice cream, yogurt, sherbet

Dippin' Dots will open a Pleasanton store Sunday in the Stoneridge Shopping Center, offering a new way of enjying frozen treats with tiny beads of ice cream, yogurt, sherbet and flavored ice.

Microbiologist Curt Jones first introduced Dippin' Dots in 1988, using his background in cryogenic technology to produce the product.

Since then, the product has been sold at county fairs and at some retail stores throughout the country, with Jones recently named by Ernst & Young as a "Entrepreneur of the Year" finalist. Dippin' Dots are manufactured in Paducah, Kentucky.

The Pleasanton Dippin' Dots franchise at Stoneridge Mall is owned by Ash Goyal, and is located inside Berry Delight on the lower level in the Nordstrom wing.

Jones will be at the grand opening festivities, where customers will receive free Dippin' Dots from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday.

Dippin' Dots come in a variety of flavors, including top sellers Cookies 'n Cream, Oreo, Banana Split and Rainbow Ice.

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