BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yogurt Mountain® Franchisees, Chris Phillips and son, Jeremy, today announced that America’s Favorite Yogurt StoreTM opened its first Yogurt Mountain® store in the Arlington, Tenn. area, the easternmost city in Shelby County. The addition of the Arlington Yogurt Mountain® expands the total number of company-owned and franchised stores to 42. The new store is located at 11615 Highway 70, Suite 108A, Arlington, Tenn., located next to El Mezcal and Subway.
“Our family is proud to partner with Yogurt Mountain, which has quickly grown into one of the South's leading yogurt brands,” said Chris Phillips.
Yogurt Mountain® franchisee, Chris Phillips and his wife Jackie, have lived a short distance from Arlington, Tenn., in Bartlett, Tenn., for 28 years. The new stores day-to-day operations will be managed by Jeremy Phillips, who will be the general manager.
“The city of Arlington is fast growing and rich in history and heritage,” remarked Chris Phillips. “Its small-town charm and close proximity to home made it a natural choice in location to open our Yogurt Mountain® franchise. My family and I are delighted to become a part of the Arlington community and grateful for the opportunity to provide the area with a unique environment for the entire family to enjoy.”
To celebrate the grand opening, the Arlington location with be giving the first 6-ounces of yogurt FREE to all customers between 4:00 and 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, 2012.
Yogurt Mountain® has 42 stores open in 15 states featuring the ultimate, self-serve frozen-yogurt experience. Each one features 12-16 rotating flavors of frozen yogurt and more than 50 toppings, which can be purchased by the ounce. Frequent patrons can receive Yogurt Mountain® special info and YOMO PROMOS, via YOMOBILE text, sent directly to their cell phone by entering their cell numbers at the register.
Store hours for the new Arlington location are Sunday through Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. Other Yogurt Mountain® stores’ hours may vary by location, so check your local store to verify. For more details, visit yogurtmountain.com. Follow Yogurt Mountain® on Twitter at http://twitter.com/yogurtmountain and like us on Facebook at http://facebook.com/yogurtmountain.
Chris Phillips, franchise owner, 901-867-4040