Fastest-Growing Self-Serve Frozen Yogurt Chain Signs Deal to Open Five
Stores in Edmonton
TORONTO, June 7, 2011 /CNW/ - Menchie's, the fastest-growing self-serve
frozen yogurt chain, today announced that it has signed an area
development agreement to open five Menchie's franchises in Edmonton.
The deal was entered into between Yogurtworld Franchising Corp., the
master franchisor of Menchie's in Canada, and Yogurt North Ltd., an
Alberta based company.
The expansion of the Menchie's brand across Canada continues with the
signing of this five store development agreement in Edmonton. "We are
delighted that we will soon have stores open in Edmonton and have no
doubt but that the Edmonton market will be sensational. There is
nothing in Edmonton even remotely similar to the Menchie's experience"
stated Michael Shneer, president of Yogurtworld Franchising Corp.
Drew Eizenga, partner in Yogurt North Ltd. added, "Through our countless
hours of research, we know that the key to success for Menchie's is to
create a fun and entirely unique experience for all who come. We are
thrilled to soon provide Edmonton with exactly that."
Menchie's customers help themselves to an unlimited mix of yogurt and
toppings at a unique self-serve station with more than 100 rotating
yogurt flavours from cake batter and green apple tart to peanut butter,
chocolate, and vanilla, and more than 70 rotating toppings including
fresh fruits, granolas, nuts, an assortment of candies and hot fudges.
Menchie's uses the highest quality frozen yogurt at all of its
locations globally, made exclusively through its own label.
Furthermore, Menchie's frozen yogurt contains live and active cultures
and has received the Live and Active Culture (LAC) seal indicating its
endorsement by the National Yogurt Association in the United States.
For information regarding franchise opportunities, please visit www.menchies.com.
Menchie's mission statement is "we make you smile." Menchie's achieves
this by providing customers with the opportunity to create their own
unique combinations from over 100 rotating yogurt flavors and 70
rotating toppings, until their perfect mix is made. Catered towards
families and children, Menchie's provides an interactive store
experience, enjoyable music, and relaxing indoor and outdoor seating
areas where family and friends gather. Menchie's franchisees are
actively involved in the community, donating thousands of dollars to
local school programs and charitable organizations. In July 2010,
Menchie's was awarded 1st place in Restaurant Business Magazine's annual 'Future 50' list, ranking it the fastest-growing franchise in
the restaurant industry. Menchie's has more than 80 locations open,
with an additional 120 currently in development, and is poised to total
more than 180 locations by the end of the year. Menchie's has also
begun international expansion, with two stores open in Canada, and has
plans to operate stores in Japan, Mexico, Australia, Costa Rica, United
Kingdom, Puerto Rico, Morocco, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, United Arab
Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, India, China and New Zealand. For more
information, including franchising opportunities, visit www.menchies.com.
SOURCE Yogurtworld Franchising Corp
For further information:
Michael Shneer, (289) 695-0032 or firstname.lastname@example.org