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IFYA’s 2016 Holiday Froyo Gift Guide

It’s time to make your Christmas gift lists and start some serious gift shopping. We’ve put together our annual froyo gift guide for the froyo lovers on your list. Here are our top picks: * For children: Last year Barbie finally got her own froyo shop. This year it’s the Bratz line that’s added the Bratz CIY… Read more »

Farm Fresh Froyo

Fall is traditionally harvest time and a favorite time of year to visit local farms for apples, pumpkins, cranberries, etc. During the fall, apple farms often offer fresh apple cider, apple cider doughnuts and apple pies. There are also some farms that make their own froyo with the fruit they grow. Here’s a list of… Read more »

Election Day Froyo Specials

Don’t forget to vote today! Be sure to save your “I Voted” sticker. You might need to show it to take advantage of Election Day froyo specials. Here’s a list of Election Day specials that we’ve found: 21 Choices (Claremont, CA): Show your I Voted sticker to get a free tres small soft serve Berry Austin:… Read more »

Yogurtland Introduces Most Colorful Flavors Yet, Inspired by DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls

The trolls are taking over Yogurtland and they’re bringing ten, limited time, hair-raising flavors with them. The following story was contributed by Yogurtland. Yogurtland Introduces Most Colorful Flavors Yet, Inspired by DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls ~ Adventure to Yogurtland for 10 Hair Raising Flavors  ~ (IRVINE, CA) Oct. 26, 2016 – Inspired by the colorful characters… Read more »

Happy Froyo Halloween 2016

Halloween is less than a week away and we couldn’t be more excited to see Halloween spirit at froyo shops. We are busy tracking Halloween deals and events (see list below). Of course we will continue to update our list as we see new Halloween deals and events. Some specials have already started though most… Read more »

Our Newest IFYA Expert, Jason Rhoades, Regional Territory Manager, YoCream

We’re thrilled to welcome our newest IFYA expert, Jason Rhoades. As an IFYA expert, Jason is a resource for IFYA members. About Jason Rhoades Jason Rhoades is a Regional Territory Manager for Dannon Foodservice representing YoCream Frozen Yogurt.  Jason has many years of experience in the frozen yogurt business.  He started with Southwest Traders Distribution Company… Read more »

Orange Leaf Completes World’s First Froyo Drone Delivery

No matter how you feel about drones, you have to acknowledge that they are useful since they can deliver froyo. Recently, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt completed the world’s first froyo drone delivery in Holland, Michigan. The following story was contributed by Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt. ORANGE LEAF FROZEN YOGURT CELEBRATES WORLD’S FIRST SUCCESSFUL FROZEN YOGURT… Read more »

Fall/Halloween Ideas for Your Froyo Shop

Froyo shops can easily capture the excitement of the fall season and Halloween. Here are some simple ideas to show your shop’s spooktacular spirit: Bring in fall froyo flavors and think up fall names. Be sure to make cute themed flavor cards with pictures. Also, you can even have a naming contest to get your customers involved…. Read more »

Social Media Advice for Froyo Shops: Keeping Your Audience Engaged

We’re continuing our series of blog posts on social media and frozen yogurt shops. In our last post, we recommended that frozen yogurt shops have accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Opening the accounts is the easy part; the next challenge is to gain a following and keep your audience engaged. This usually takes time… Read more »