ATLANTA, April 3, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Marble Slab Creamery® and MaggieMoo's Ice Cream & Treatery® will sweeten the sting on Tax Day, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 by offering customers a free scoop of their delicious new yogurt flavors from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at participating U.S. locations nationwide. The new frozen yogurt flavors include refreshing lemon creme, birthday cake and forest berry. Both brands are managed by GFG Management, LLC, a subsidiary of Global Franchise Group.
In conjunction with the "Yo-bate" giveaway, Marble Slab and MaggieMoo's are participating in a nationwide fundraiser for Boys & Girls Clubs of America. All month long, customers can donate to help support this organization and on tax day, if customers donate $1.00, their name will be hung in store for the month long celebration.
"We look forward to continuing our tradition of participating in a Tax Day giveaway to reward our new and loyal customers and start celebrating the ice cream season," said Jenn Johnston, chief marketing and operations officer for GFG Management, LLC. "This year, we are thrilled to support Boys & Girls Club of America with our nationwide fundraiser to help provide life-enhancing programs and character development experiences to America's youth."
For more information visit our web sites www.marbleslab.com or www.maggiemoos.com check our Facebook® pages www.facebook.com/marbleslabcreamery or http://www.facebook.com/maggiemoos. You can join the conversation on Twitter (@Marbleslab or @MaggieMoos) using the hashtag #TaxDay.
* While supplies last. Limit one offer per guest during the day of the promotion. Counts vary by store. Valid only at participating U.S. stores. No purchase necessary.
Marble Slab Creamery, a leading purveyor of chef created super-premium hand-mixed ice cream and the innovator of the frozen slab technique, was founded in 1983. Every batch of Marble Slab Creamery ice cream is fresh made in small batches in store using dairy from local farms and flavor ingredients from around the world. Today, Marble Slab Creamery is enjoyed by consumers across the globe with locations in Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Guam, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mexico, Oman, Scotland, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, and the United States.
Inventor of the ice cream cupcake, ice cream pizza and a number of specialty ice cream flavors, MaggieMoo's Ice Cream &Treatery is known for ice cream innovation. Opening its first store in 1989, MaggieMoo's has been serving up super premium ice cream and cakes for over 20 years and has consistently been awarded blue ribbons by the National Ice Cream Retailers Association. MaggieMoo's brand icon is Miss Maggie Moo, an ice cream celubutante, who focuses on giving back to the community by working with celebrities to raise money and awareness for local and national causes.
For more than 100 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (GreatFutures.org) has enabled young people most in need to achieve great futures as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Today, nearly 4,000 Boys & Girls Clubs serve some 4 million children and teens through Club membership and community outreach. Clubs are located in cities, towns, public housing and on Native American lands throughout the country, and serve military families in BGCA-affiliated Youth Centers on U.S. military installations worldwide. Clubs provide a safe place, caring adult mentors, fun and friendship, and high-impact youth development programs on a daily basis during critical non-school hours. Priority programs emphasize academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. In a Harris Survey of alumni, 57 percent said the Club saved their lives. National headquarters are located in Atlanta. Learn more at bgca.org/facebook and bgca.org/twitter.
Global Franchise Group, LLC is a strategic brand management company with a focus on franchising. The company owns a portfolio of franchise brands that includes five quick service restaurant (QSR) franchise concepts: Great American Cookies®, MaggieMoo's®, Marble Slab Creamery®, Pretzelmaker® and Pretzel Time®, as well as two retail franchise concepts: TAF® and Shoebox New York®. The brands are managed by GFG Management, LLC, a subsidiary of Global Franchise Group, LLC. Global Franchise Group, LLC is an affiliate of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, an independent investment firm, with approximately $5 billion of capital under management and substantial franchise management experience.
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