Who We Are

The International Frozen Yogurt Association (IFYA) was created in 2013 to promote the quality and success of the rapidly evolving $2 billion frozen yogurt industry and to build an international frozen yogurt community.  We are proud to be the independent voice of the international frozen yogurt industry. IFYA represents frozen yogurt shops, suppliers and consumers across the world. Our diverse membership is united by a common love of frozen yogurt.


The Association’s Mission

The International Frozen Yogurt Association is dedicated to promoting the quality and success of the worldwide frozen yogurt industry.


We believe that we can achieve our mission by providing access to quality information and resources, recognizing and promoting frozen yogurt quality, and through building a thriving frozen yogurt community.


What We Do

The International Frozen Yogurt Association supports the frozen yogurt industry in the following ways:
• Serves as an unbiased source of support and information for current and prospective frozen yogurt store operators
• Sets standards to elevate the quality of frozen yogurt stores and recognizes those that meet Swirl of HonorTM standards
• Connects store operators and frozen yogurt suppliers
• Brings together store operators and frozen yogurt consumers
• Promotes frozen yogurt consumption and appreciation among consumers
• Fosters an international frozen yogurt community

Supporting the IFYA

Want to show your support for the IFYA? Here’s how to do it.

  • Suppliers. Corporate sponsorships start at $750/year and include discounted advertising, inclusion in the IFYA newsletter and a listing on the IFYA website. Basic IFYA memberships are free. The IFYA has a variety of advertising options that make it easy for qualified buyers to find you when they’re looking for supplies and help your company stand out from the competition. We offer banner ads and enhanced supplier directory listings. We are also looking for companies that are willing to offer our members a discount or special offer and/or prize sponsors.
  • Shop Owners (Current and Prospective). Sign up for an IFYA membership and apply for the Swirl of Honor, the only quality seal program just for frozen yogurt shops. Tell your customers about the IFYA. Support IFYA’s partners and advertisers.
  • Fans. Sign up for an IFYA membership and like/follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Be sure to tell your friends to join the IFYA.