Menchie's Frozen Yogurt

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Menchie's Frozen Yogurt
Industry Chain restaurant/Franchise
Founded 2007; 10 years ago (2007)
San Fernando Valley, California
Headquarters Encino, California, United States
Number of locations
540[citation needed]
Area served
United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Japan, India, China, Bahrain, The Bahamas, England, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar
Key people
Amit Kleinberger, CEO
Danna Caldwell, co-Founder
Adam Caldwell, co-Founder
Products Frozen yogurt, cakes, smoothies
Website menchies.com
Menchie's Blueberry Cheesecake and Pina Colada Froyo

Menchie's Frozen Yogurt is an American frozen yogurt chain company founded in 2007 by Danna and Adam Caldwell and is based in the San Fernando Valley, California area. Menchie's offers self-serve frozen yogurt with different choices of yogurt flavors and toppings.[1] Menchie's has over 540 locations and can be found in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Japan, India, China, Bahrain, The Bahamas, England, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Qatar.[1]

Menchie's CEO Amit Kleinberger appeared on an episode of Undercover Boss, where he wore a Menchie's mascot uniform at a child's birthday party.[2]

History[edit]

The first store was opened in Los Angeles on May 15, 2007.[1] The idea for a store originated from the couple's mutual love for yogurt. The name Menchie came from Adam Caldwell's nickname for Danna, and it is also the name of their company's mascot[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "History". Menchie's Frozen Yogurt. n.d. Retrieved August 26, 2016. 
  2. ^ Karlamangla, Soumya (February 23, 2014). "How I Made It: Amit Kleinberger". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 9, 2015.