The original Mr. Whippy Ice-Cream van company was founded in Birmingham, England by Dominic Facchino.
10 Mr. Whippy trucks arrived at Botany Bay, Sydney with the distinct Greensleeves melody associated with the brand.
The Mr. Whippy company extended its operations to New Zealand.
A Mr. Whippy Ice Cream Truck appeared in the Beatles film, Help.
The company was acquired by Walls and Unilever
Over 200 physical vehicles were sold to private operators and the brand began to retail through shopping centres.
The trademark ‘Mr. Whippy’ was registered in Australia by Mr. Whippy Pty Ltd.
Franchised Food Company bought the business. At this time, there were 30 retail outlets on Australia’s east coast
Dib Group purchased the company officially introducing Mr. Whippy Thick shakes and Slush.
Dib Group aims to re-invent the original Mr. Whippy soft serve concept. Stay tuned!