New Menchie’s Store in Hancock Center Celebrates Grand Opening with Week of Fun Festivities
Self-Serve Frozen Yogurt Store Fulfills Cravings with Family-Friendly Treats
April 27, 2015 // Franchising.com // AUSTIN, Tex. – Menchie’s, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in Austin, Texas at 1000 E. 41st Street, Suite 255, Austin, TX 78751. Offering high quality, delicious self-serve frozen yogurt, Menchie’s is sure to become an Austin favorite!
To celebrate the opening, Menchie’s will spread smiles with a seven-day grand opening celebration from Saturday, May 2 to Friday, May 8 packed with free giveaways including t-shirts, Menchie’s merchandise, family-friendly activities and free servings of its best-in-class frozen yogurt.
“Having been a preschool teacher for years, I have always loved being around children and Menchie’s was another opportunity for me to continue to bring joy to my community and especially families,” said franchisee, Gabriela Pohl. “Menchie’s mission of spreading smiles is perfectly inline with my own values and I love how much passion the company puts into creating the most enjoyable guest experience.”
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 Austin is located at 1000 E. 41st Street, Suite 255, Austin, TX 78751 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. Like Menchie’s on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/MyMenchies or follow on Instagram at www.Instagram.com/MyMenchies and on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/MyMenchies.
The full schedule of the seven-day grand opening celebration is as follows:
Day: Saturday, May 2
Time: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Details: Ribbon cutting with Menchie (the mascot), FREE frozen yogurt*, free T-shirts** and a balloon artist.
*One 8oz cup per guest
**First 25 guests
Day: Sunday, May 3
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, May 4
Time: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Details: $1 yumm hour-fill up your cup for $1*
*One per guest
Day: Tuesday, May 5
Time: 3 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, May 6
Time: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Details: Half-off lunch time yumm*
*Half off your frozen yogurt purchase
Day: Thursday, May 7
Time: 3 p.m.
Details: Free dodge balls*
*First 25 guests
Day: Friday, May 8
Time: 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.
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 480 stores, the franchise has locations open in the United States, Canada, China, Japan, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, India, and more. Menchie’s expects to celebrate 600 stores in 2015. 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.