ENCINO, Calif. - April 30, 2015 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Menchie’s, North America’s fastest growing self-serve frozen yogurt franchise, announces a tasty new limited-time flavor for the month of May. Menchie’s has partnered with Ferrero’s Nutella®, the original hazelnut spread® to create a delicious and rich hazelnut frozen yogurt treat that is sure to delight guests across the country.
The partnership between the two renowned brands is destined to spread smiles, as both companies are united in their mission to bring joy to customers. Fans of Nutella®, the original hazelnut spread® will go nuts for Menchie’s Creamy Cocoa Hazelnut made with Nutella® which will deliver the same creamy goodness in frozen yogurt form. To complete the Nutella® experience, Menchie’s will also offer a real Nutella® topping to add to guests’ frozen yogurt creations. This limited-time new flavor will only be available from May 1st to May 31st.
“Over the years, Nutella® has become an iconic brand with worldwide recognition and we are honored to have the opportunity to partner with them to create something amazing,” said Amit Kleinberger, CEO of Menchie’s. “We have absolutely no doubt that Creamy Cocoa Hazelnut made with Nutella® will bring admirers of both brands together to enjoy the taste of rich cocoa-hazelnut as one of our signature frozen yogurt flavors.”
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Nutella® hazelnut spread was originally introduced by Ferrero in Italy in the 1960's and first imported to the U.S. over 25 years ago. The popularity of Nutella® has grown steadily over the years, and it is the number one selling branded hazelnut spread in America.
People of all ages enjoy Nutella®, which gets its unique taste from ingredients like roasted hazelnuts, skim milk and cocoa. In addition, Nutella® is gluten free and has no artificial colors or preservatives. It can be found in grocery stores, warehouse clubs and mass merchandisers, and is generally found near the peanut butter and sweet spreads section.
Menchie’s creates lasting memories by providing 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.