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Notties Frozen Yogurt of Saugatuck, MI Earns Three Swirls from IFYA’s Swirl of Honor Program

We’re excited to welcome our newest member, Notties Frozen Yogurt of Saugatuck, Michigan, to the Swirl of HonorTM program. Notties Frozen Yogurt earned the highest honor, three swirls, based on frozen yogurt quality, store cleanliness, superior customer service, and environmentally friendly business practices. The Swirl of HonorTM Program was launched by the IFYA in late… Read more »

Arctic Ape Wild Desserts Earns Top Honors from IFYA’s Swirl of Honor Program

We’re proud to welcome our newest member, Arctic Ape Wild Desserts of Windcrest, TX, to the IFYA Swirl of HonorTM program. Arctic Ape earned the highest honor, three swirls, based on frozen yogurt quality, store cleanliness, superior customer service, and environmentally friendly business practices. The Swirl of HonorTM program was launched by the IFYA in late… Read more »

Woody’s Yogurt Place Once Again Voted as Best Yogurt Shop in Marin County

The IFYA congratulates Woody’s Yogurt Place, Swirl of Honor member since 2013, on being named the Best Frozen Yogurt in the Pacific Sun’s annual Best of Marin Poll for the second year in a row. Woody’s Yogurt Place was selected by the readers of the Pacific Sun. Over 75,000 votes on average are submitted each year… Read more »

Woody’s Yogurt Place to Offer New Flavor Line, Made In-House

Big news for froyo fans in and around Marin County.  Woody’s Yogurt Place, the Marin institution that just turned 51 years young this week, has announced the upcoming launch of a new flavor line. These flavors will be made in-house. The first flavor will be Banana Bread. Other exciting new flavors will follow. Woody’s Yogurt… Read more »

Meet Easy Breezy Castro, the Newest Swirl of Honor Recipient

Easy Breezy’s new San Francisco Castro location is the newest Swirl of Honor recipient. The Castro location joins their other locations in Noe Valley and the Inner Sunset. Like its sister shops, Easy Breezy 3 earned top honors, three swirls. The Castro location swirls 8 flavors a day and has pale purple walls that are… Read more »

Woody’s Yogurt Place Voted Best Frozen Yogurt in Best of Marin Poll

The IFYA congratulates Woody’s Yogurt Place, Swirl of Honor member since 2013, on being named the Best Frozen Yogurt in the Pacific Sun’s annual Best of Marin Poll. Every year the Pacific Sun newspaper holds its annual “Best of Marin” readers’ poll. This year Pacific Sun readers voted for their favorite businesses from Jan. 5… Read more »

Oregon Frozen Yogurt Receives Highest Honor, Becomes 1st Swirl of Honor Shop in Wisconsin

The Swirl of Honor program has expanded with the addition of Oregon Frozen Yogurt. The prestigious quality seal program recognizes frozen yogurt shops around the world for their commitment to frozen yogurt excellence. Oregon Frozen Yogurt (@OregonFroYo), is the newest 3 swirls recipient from the International Frozen Yogurt Association (IFYA)’s Swirl of HonorTM Program and… Read more »

The Year in Froyo, IFYA’s 2014 Froyo Summary

As 2014 comes to a close, we’ve put together our annual review of notable frozen yogurt news and events. With slowing frozen yogurt sales in the US, frozen yogurt franchises are looking to international locations for growth. Frozen yogurt’s popularity continues to grow internationally as new stores and froyo trucks continue to open. International frozen yogurt… Read more »

Wakaberry Expands into Namibia

South Africa’s first self-serve frozen yogurt chain and the first Swirl of Honor recipient, Wakaberry, recently opened a store at the brand new Grove Mall in Windhoek, Namibia. Wakaberry is now an international chain with 40 locations. We congratulate Wakaberry and are thrilled to have a Swirl of Honor shop in Namibia. The article below… Read more »