May 14, 2009 // Franchising.com // Café Yumm! has entered into an exclusive agreement with Whole Foods Markets to supply Yumm! Sauce™ to all five (5) Whole Foods Markets in the State of Washington. This is the first time that Yumm! Sauce has become available in retail stores in Washington. Those locations are in Bellevue, Seattle (2 locations), Redmond, and Vancouver.
"We are excited to bring Yumm! Sauce to people in Washington," stated President and Co-founder, Mark Beauchamp. "Taking locally manufactured products and sending them out of State will help our economy rebound." Yumm! Sauce is now available in sixty-six (66) stores throughout Oregon, Northern California, and Washington.
Café Yumm! has also recently doubled its warehouse space by recently acquiring an additional 1300 sf of leased space in downtown Eugene.
"We continue to grow and make strategic decisions about how best to grow in this challenging economy," explained Mark Beauchamp. "Our growth continues because of the wonderful relationships we have with our guests and our commitment to providing fresh, delicious, wholesome food."
Café Yumm!'s growth this year has also included the opening of two new restaurants: one in Springfield at the new Sacred Heart Medical Center and one in Beaverton at the corner of Murray Blvd and Millikan Pointe, just one (1) mile from Nike World Headquarters.
Beau Delicious! International, LLC operates and franchises Café Yumm! restaurants and manufactures and distributes Yumm! Sauce, dressings and other foods. Café Yumm! serves Soul satisfying. . . Deeply nourishing® signature Yumm! Bowls, bento, salads, and soups complemented by delicious specialty sauces. Since the first location opened in 1997, Café Yumm! has offered high-quality organic ingredients, freshly prepared in a distinctive, comfortable atmosphere. Café Yumm! has received numerous community and media awards including: Best Lunch, Emerald Award Winner for Environmental Values, Best Comfort Food, Greatest Lunch Bargain, and more. To learn more, visit www.cafeyumm.com.
SOURCE: Beau Delicious! International, LLC, franchisor of Café Yumm!, 456 Charnelton, Eugene, OR 97401.