September 24, 2014 // Franchising.com // LA PUENTE, Calif. – Menchie's, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in La Puente located at 1265 N. Hacienda Blvd., La Puente, CA 91744. Offering high quality, delicious self-serve frozen yogurt, Menchie's is sure to become a La Puente favorite!
To celebrate the opening, Menchie's will spread smiles with a seven-day grand opening celebration from Saturday, September 27 to Friday, October 3 packed with free servings of its best-in-class frozen yogurt all day long.
"We've worked in the food industry for years and one of the things we enjoy most about it is the focus on customer service. We truly love bringing joy to others through food," said franchisees Trina and Rod Walker. "After visiting a Menchie's by happenstance, we were blown away by the warm, cheerful and friendly atmosphere and fell in love. It was clear Menchie's values aligned with ours and it only made sense to bring this wonderful guest experience to La Puente."
The new self-serve store offers an unparalleled experience that is welcoming, fun and interactive, with arts and crafts for kids, enjoyable music and indoor/outdoor seating areas where friends and family gather. Guests can choose from a variety of rotating yogurt flavors and delicious toppings for unlimited combinations, ensuring happiness in every cup.
Menchie's is also committed to giving back to each community it serves. Stores partner with local schools in fundraising activities and education incentive programs. Each Menchie's store donates thousands of dollars in cash and products annually to local schools to support student programs.
The company is a world leader in ensuring best-in-class products, and considers itself the ambassador of frozen yogurt quality worldwide. Menchie's ensures that only the highest quality milk and flavors are used to make its frozen yogurt. The proprietary collection is made from the milk of "smiley" California cows, which have not been treated with artificial growth hormones (rBST). Menchie's frozen yogurt contains live and active cultures and has received the Live and Active Culture (LAC) seal indicating its endorsement by the National Yogurt Association.
Menchie's La Puente is located at 1265 N. Hacienda Blvd., La Puente, CA 91744 and is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, please visit www.menchies.com or call (626) 918-1924.
The full schedule of the seven-day grand opening celebration is as follows:
Day: Saturday, September 27
Time: 11 a.m.
Details: Ribbon cutting with Menchie (the mascot), FREE frozen yogurt,* free T-shirts** and a balloon artist.
*One 8oz cup per guest, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
**First 25 guests at 11 a.m.
Day: Sunday, September 28
Time: 1 p.m.
Details: Free plushie doll*, free color-in t-shirt** and free face painting
*First 25 guests
**While supplies last
Day: Monday, September 29
Time: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Details: $1 yumm hour-fill up your cup for $1
*One per guest
Day: Tuesday, September 30
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Details: Kids eat free*
*One cup per child up to 10 oz. Must be 10 years of age or younger
Day: Wednesday, October 1
Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Details: Half-off lunch time yumm*
*Half off your frozen yogurt purchase
Day: Thursday, October 2
Time: 3 p.m.
Details: Free dodge balls*
*First 25 guests
Day: Friday, October 3
Time: 8 p.m. to Close
Details: Date night- buy one get one free*
*One per guest
Menchie's creates lasting memories by creating an unparalleled guest experience with a mission to make every guest smile. Menchie's is a world-leader of ensuring best-in-class products and is the ambassador of frozen yogurt quality worldwide. With over 400 stores, the franchise has locations open in the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, Puerto Rico, Israel, Guam and China. Menchie's expects to celebrate 500 open stores in 2014. Guaranteeing happiness in every cup, the brand offers guests premium rotating yogurt flavors and delicious toppings for unlimited combinations in every bite. The proprietary collection is made from the milk of "smiley" California cows, which have not been treated with artificial growth hormones (rBST). Menchie's frozen yogurt contains live and active cultures and has received the Live and Active Culture (LAC) seal indicating its endorsement by the National Yogurt Association.