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Iconic Frozen Yogurt Shops: East Coast

We wanted to the feature iconic frozen yogurt shops of the East Coast, the ones that are still swirling today. After all, frozen yogurt was invented in New England. Also, the world’s oldest frozen yogurt chain, Everything Yogurt, got its start in New York in 1976. The frozen yogurt during the first wave of frozen… Read more »

Edible Cookie Dough and Froyo

As everyone in the frozen yogurt/frozen dessert business knows, frozen dessert sales are highly cyclical. Frozen yogurt shops have tried countering this seasonal decline with promotions and new products like boba drinks, coffee, smoothies, baked goods, crepes, waffles, etc. A new trend has emerged; edible cookie dough looks to be the trend of 2017. What’s… Read more »

Yogurtland’s New Promotion to Share Deliciousness & Hope with Every Cup

Yogurtland’s latest promotion, Hope, will bring five new delicious handcrafted flavors and hope for the less fortunate. Proceeds from the sale of Yogurtland’s new Hope Cup will benefit three Yogurtland Cares supported charities. This story was contributed by Yogurtland. Yogurtland’s Newest Scratch-Made Flavors Share Deliciousness and Hope with Every Cup –Featuring New Hope Cup to… Read more »

Winners of Two IFYA Contests Selected

Far Out Froyo Flavors Contest We launched our first far out froyo flavors contest for frozen yogurt fans last month. Frozen yogurt fans were invited to share their most creative and appealing frozen yogurt flavor ideas from July 4 – July 18, 2017. Each eligible entry was judged for originality, appeal and practicality. The winning… Read more »

The IFYA Turns Four

The International Frozen Yogurt Association was launched on July 29, 2013. Today, we’d like to acknowledge our fourth anniversary. First, thank you to all our members, sponsors, partners, and supporters. We wouldn’t be here without you. Second, do read this post carefully because we want to share what we’ve been working on. State of Froyo… Read more »

Froyo Drive Thrus

Happy National Drive Thru Day! National Drive Thru Day is always celebrated on July 24. We were inspired to put together a list of froyo drive thrus, organized by state. If you live near a TCBY, check to see if your location has a drive thru. Alabama TCBY, 1301 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL… Read more »

Menchie’s Num Noms Photo Contest

Num Noms and Menchie’s fans, we are giving away the limited edition Num Noms Menchie’s Sweet Friends Starter Pack. This is a photo contest and we’re looking for the cutest photo that features Menchie’s. Earn bonus points for images that feature Menchie’s “Smell So Delicious” makeover and/or Menchie’s Num Noms froyo cups. Here’s how to… Read more »

Walgreens Upmarket Fro-yo Update: The Froyo Machines Have Been Removed

Walgreens launched its first new flagship store in its hometown of Chicago back in January 2012. The flagship store featured the Upmarket Café area with coffee, juices, sandwiches, sushi, and self-serve frozen yogurt. It was the model for other flagship stores to come. The first Walgreens flagship location on the West Coast was the Los… Read more »

IFYA Invites Froyo Fans to Dream Up Far-Out Froyo Flavors in a New Contest

The International Frozen Yogurt Association (IFYA) launches a new contest today, the Far-Out Froyo Flavors contest. Frozen yogurt fans are invited to share their most creative and appealing frozen yogurt flavor ideas on Instagram. Flavor ideas are being accepted on Instagram (IG: @intlfroyoassn), #faroutfroyoflavors, from now until midnight, July 18, 2017 or by emailing the… Read more »

Iconic Old School Froyo Shops in Northern California

Southern California may be the capital of frozen yogurt, but Northern California has its share of iconic, first wave frozen yogurt shops. These old school shops have been swirling for decades. Here’s a quick snapshot of these iconic frozen yogurt shops. Woody’s Yogurt Place (802 Strawberry Village, Mill Valley, CA 94941) has moved a few… Read more »