September 24, 2014 // Franchising.com // LUBBOCK, TX – Menchie's, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store at Kingsgate Center, located at 8201 Quaker Ave., #103, Lubbock, TX 79424. Offering high quality, delicious self-serve frozen yogurt, Menchie's is sure to become a Lubbock 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.
"After years of teaching and raising my three children, I welcomed the change of being able to open a small business in my community that truly welcomes children and families," said franchisee Missy Landess. "Menchie's frozen yogurt is superb, but what truly sets the brand apart is the focus on customer experience and the core values that are implemented system-wide. Menchie's is such a unique concept and I know the Lubbock community will enjoy walking into our friendly atmosphere."
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 Kingsgate Center is located at 8201 Quaker Ave. #103, Lubbock, TX 79424 and is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Friday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. For more information, please visit www.menchies.com or call (806) 368-0776.
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.-1 p.m.
**First 25 guests at 11 a.m.
Day: Sunday, September 28
Time: 2 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: 3 p.m. to 5 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 450 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.