Posts Tagged: frozen yogurt industry trends

First National Frozen Yogurt Survey Closes Soon

Be part of the first National (US) Frozen Yogurt Consumer Survey before time runs out. The survey closes on September 20, 2017. Complete the Frozen Yogurt Survey for a Chance to Win Froyo Gift Cards We are conducting the National Frozen Yogurt Survey to better understand the US frozen yogurt market. For this reason, we’d… Read more »

2017 Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo Recap

We’re back from the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo, sponsored by the California Restaurant Association. This three day foodservice event took place at the Los Angeles Convention Center on August 27-29. The event is open to trade and business members and features many educational seminars, food demos, a tradeshow, and lots of free food. The… Read more »

Announcing the First National Frozen Yogurt Survey

Our First National Frozen Yogurt Survey has launched. Starting today, we invite all frozen yogurt consumers in the US over 13 years old to share their thoughts about frozen yogurt by taking our short online survey. The goal of the survey is to better understand the US frozen yogurt market. For a more comprehensive understanding,… Read more »

Emerging Trends: New Cones for Froyo

Cake, sugar, or waffle cones are the traditional cone of choice for ice cream or froyo.  However, we’ve noticed that certain types of new cones have become popular at ice cream and frozen yogurt shops. Is there a cone revolution in the making? Freshly Made Cones Crepe cones have been available at certain froyo shops… Read more »

International/National Frozen Yogurt Day 2017

The BEST day of the year is just a few days away: National/International Frozen Yogurt Day on February 6. This year it falls on a Monday.  It’s the day to show your appreciation for frozen yogurt by eating froyo and sharing your love of froyo with others around the world. Frozen Yogurt is an International Phenomenon… Read more »

2016 Chain Store Count

The IFYA Froyo Chain Store Location Count is back with the 2016 edition. Our store counts are based on what’s listed on the chain’s website when that information seems current. We also looked at recent press releases from the chain for their store counts and social media accounts. Keep in mind that the store counts… Read more »

Weightless Pricing at Frozen Yogurt Shops

Is weightless pricing the new thing at self-serve froyo shops? Prices have been on the rise at frozen yogurt shops and other chain restaurants thanks to rising food costs. They could increase further with minimum wage increases and technology investments. Many frozen yogurt shops have closed, particularly on the East Coast, which leads to decreased… Read more »

Frozen Yogurt Shops Give Back to Worthy Causes

It’s National Frozen Yogurt Month and the IFYA wanted to take the time to recognize the frozen yogurt industry for its contributions to charities and worthy causes. We know that frozen yogurt shops large and small have given back to their communities, by sponsoring kid’s sports teams, holding school fundraisers, etc. We applaud everyone in… Read more »

A Look at Frozen Yogurt Trends

It’s June and time to celebrate National Frozen Yogurt Month, Week and Day. TCBY started the tradition by sponsoring National Frozen Yogurt Month, National Frozen Yogurt Week (the first week of June) and National Frozen Yogurt Day (the first “Sundae/Sunday” in June) back in 1993. Every June we look at frozen yogurt trends as captured by Google… Read more »

Summer 2014 Froyo Flavors & Trends

Summer is in full swing, which means that it’s prime froyo consumption time. Several froyo shops have come out with refreshing new summer flavors. Sorbets and summery drinks are popular at frozen yogurt shops this summer. New summer flavors include: 16 HANDLES: Vegan friendly new flavors include Vegan Soy Vanilla and Coco Loco (coconut water… Read more »