Menchie's franchise opens its 200th store
According to a report published on the website, restaurantnews.com, Menchie’s, one of the world’s largest self-serve frozen yogurt franchises, has opened its 200th location worldwide. The new store marking this milestone is in Adelaide, South Australia. The articles reveals that the Menchie’s network, which was founded just five years ago, now covers six countries and 31 states.
In an interview, Amit Kleinberger, CEO of Menchie’s global headquarters, commented, “Opening our 200th store is a testament to our ‘we make you smile’ philosophy, and it’s our franchisees and team members who made this happen and propelled the emotional connection that Menchie’s has with communities around the world. We pride ourselves in being the friendliest place on Earth, and our franchisees and team members have made millions of Menchie’s fans smile across the globe.”
The company is, the article says, expecting this expansion to continue and is looking to have 300 locations open by the end of this year and 500 by the end of 2013. (kbp)