TEMPE, Ariz., June 19, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Yogurtini®, originally established in Tempe, Arizona, and one of the leaders in self-serve frozen yogurt franchising, today announces its 25th location with the grand opening of the first location in Goodyear, AZ, located at 14175 W. Indian School Rd.
"The 25th store is really a milestone for our company," said Natasha Nelson, co-founder and President of YHI, the franchising company of Yogurtini. "It seems we are opening a new store on a weekly basis and the brand is growing strongly. We really want to celebrate the successes of this journey with a blow out party," she continued.
To celebrate Yogurtini's 25th opening, Yogurtini's Goodyear location will be giving out FREE self-serve frozen yogurt on Saturday, June 23rd from 3-6 p.m. Part of the celebration will include a magician and a visit from "Yogurtiniman," the franchise's famous mascot. Yogurtini has partnered with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, the number one children's cancer hospital in the country. Donations will be accepted.
"We love the product, the lifestyle the brand represents and especially the excitement and support the entire community is showing us," said Rob Schlenker, owner of the new Goodyear franchise location. "We are anticipating a great turnout and are mostly looking forward to help one of our favorite charities, St. Jude," he continued.
While Arizona is the home of the first Yogurtini, this is the first store in Goodyear, AZ. Yogurtini is quickly building a devoted following of its non-fat, real yogurt, pay by the ounce model and by providing its customers with a unique experience upon each visit. The serve-yo-self® concept allows customers to make their own frozen yogurt creation, creating blends and concoctions, just like a signature martini.
Yogurtini® regularly has classic flavors such as Ultimate Chocolate, Classic Vanilla, Chelsey's Cheesecake, and Peanut Butter, but there is always a surprise for the more adventurous like Hawaiian Bikini Martini Sorbet. The incomparable Yogurtini® "House" Tart, along with a non-dairy and no sugar added flavor option is always a main stay. At Yogurtini, Flavortini© recipes are created by mixing an array of frozen yogurts and toppings like the famous "Extra Dirty" Flavortini, a favorite among their loyal following.
Created by Tempe, AZ, natives and sisters, Natasha and Chelsey Nelson, Yogurtini® Self-Serve offers up to 16 rotating healthy and fat-free frozen yogurt flavors and over 70 toppings. Yogurtini® only serves real yogurt that contains live and active cultures approved by the National Yogurt Association. The popularity of Yogurtini® and the brand has been recognized consistently by customers and the press in its native Arizona, where readers recently voted Yogurtini® as "Favorite Place to Chill" in 944 Magazine and "Best Sweet Spot" in College Affair Magazine. Yogurtini® boasts having some of the most knowledgeable yogurt innovators in the industry. Yogurtini's top quality, taste, original flavors, and extensive toppings have been praised by the masses.
Yogurtini® keeps in touch with its customers through its social networking program. www.facebook.com/yogurtini or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/yogurtini. For more information on Yogurtini® visit www.yogurtini.com. YHI, Inc is the franchise development company for Yogurtini. To learn more about being awarded a Yogurtini franchise visit www.yogurtini.com/franchise. Yogurtini is now offering frozen yogurt franchise area development agreements. Additional Yogurtini franchises are currently under construction and development in Florida, Colorado, Nebraska, Arizona, Washington, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, New Jersey, and New York.