HENDERSON, Nev., May 19, 2011 // PRNewswire // -- U-Swirl, Inc. (OTCQB:SWRL), parent to U-SWIRL International, Inc., the owner and franchisor of U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt® cafes, today announced that it has awarded area development rights to Family Yogurt, LLC to develop at least ten U-Swirl Cafes in the State of New Mexico, and it has also awarded franchise rights to Waco Swirl, LLC to develop a U-Swirl Cafe in Waco, TX. All the stores need to be developed within 48 months.
U-Swirl is strategically developing its brand across the country with the help of seasoned business professionals. Dr. Lawrence Lehrner, owner of Family Yogurt, LLC, said, "I am totally hooked on U-Swirl. I stop almost daily to get my fix. The manager is very friendly and we struck up a conversation about franchises. The entire management team was very friendly and helpful as I explored the franchise opportunity. I visited a few cities and decided that Albuquerque was the ideal location for U-Swirl. I am excited to be on the U-Swirl team and look forward to opening multiple stores all over New Mexico." Stacey Scarborough, owner of Waco Swirl, LLC, added, "I'm so excited to be a part of the U-Swirl family. I've been looking for a franchise with such new and innovative ideas for over a year, and now I found it in U-Swirl."
For those keeping track, there are twelve locations open, and over 60 cafes signed up. U-Swirl should be operating in nine states in the near future.
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