IRVINE, Calif. - October 26, 2012 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Pennsylvania flavor cravers are in for a special treat when Yogurtland’s first location opens Friday, October 26th, at the Willow Grove Mall, in the Philadelphia suburb of Willow Grove. The new Yogurtland shop is at the entrance to the mall’s food court, at 2500 Westmoreland Road in Willow Grove, PA, and will be open the same hours as the mall.or our first Yogurtland in this area. Mall shoppers were looking for a better dessert option, and Yogurtland is the ideal choice for a healthy, tasty treat”
Yogurtland pioneered the self-serve frozen yogurt concept where consumers build their own creations choosing from 16 flavors of yogurt and dozens of toppings, and then pay about 43 cents an ounce for their treat.
To celebrate the Willow Grove Yogurtland opening, the frozen yogurt shop will be offering the first three ounces free from 10 AM – 2 PM on Friday, October 26.
“The Willow Grove Mall is the center of this township, making it the ideal place for our first Yogurtland in this area. Mall shoppers were looking for a better dessert option, and Yogurtland is the ideal choice for a healthy, tasty treat,” said Michael Haines, president of Central Jersey Enterprises, LLC, which also owns and operates two Yogurtlands in New Jersey, and will soon open a second Pennsylvania location in Springfield.
Yogurtland frozen yogurt shops generate an average unit volume of more than $780,000, and last year Yogurtland served more than 49 million cups of frozen yogurt.
Known for its smooth and creamy taste, Yogurtland combines authentic flavors with real milk for a delicious taste that’s also good for you. Naturally occurring calcium and Vitamin D make Yogurtland yogurt a healthful, refreshing treat. Fruit flavors are also fortified with Vitamin C. Yogurtland yogurt also has six probiotics and the live and active yogurt cultures your body needs for a healthy balance. Yogurtland features non- and low-fat yogurt flavors as well as no-sugar-added choices.
Yogurtland’s premium custom flavors come from real ingredients sourced from their original locations – Madagascar vanilla beans from Madagascar, Belgian chocolate from Belgium, Maqui Berry from Patagonia. No other yogurt chain offers such original flavors and exciting combinations such as Salted Caramel Pecan, Blackberry Passion Fruit Tart, Lychee Tart, Dragon Passion Fruit Tart, Mango and Matcha Green Tea. Yogurtland’s wide range of flavors averages 25 calories per ounce.
Yogurtland offers more than 15 different kinds of seasonal real fruit and more than 45 choices of other premium toppings to customize your refreshing yogurt creation. Seasonal fruit options include strawberries, pineapples, bananas, blackberries, honeydew melon, kiwi, lychee, peaches and watermelon. Other popular toppings include your favorite childhood breakfast cereals of Cap’n Crunch and Fruity Pebbles to grown-up tastes such as granola, carob chips, yogurt chips and coconut flakes, and chocolatey favorites such as Hershey’s Heath Bar and more.
In 2006, Yogurtland opened its first location, and quickly popularized the self-serve frozen yogurt concept. Today, Yogurtland leads the industry with the finest smooth, creamy real yogurt and superior toppings where customers create and control their own flavor experience, all served in a clean, bright environment. Presently there are more than 190 locations across the U.S., Guam and Mexico, with more than 50 additional locations scheduled to open over the next six months. For franchising information, visit http://www.yogurt-land.com.