(New York) – Self-serve franchise Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt® today announced the opening of a Yumz Express® in Cold Springs, New York, located at 3188 Route 9, inside of the Gulf gas station. Yumz Express is an innovative, kiosk-sized version of a full-size Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt store.


The Yumz Express grand opening celebration will be held Thursday, August 14 through Sunday, August 17. Patrons who purchase gasoline at the store will receive 50 percent off their cup of Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt (no minimum gas purchase required).

“We look forward to having owner Ali Kirmani a part of our Yumz family, and offering our one-of-a-kind fro-yo to the greater New York area,” said Matt Thelander, co-founder of Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt. “For business owners like him, Yumz Express is the ideal solution to offer customers a quality product while increasing revenue.  We are very proud of our business model and love that we make it easy for existing stores to add a custom Yumz Frozen Yogurt kiosk station to their establishment.”

This 24 hour location will feature three self-serve Yumz Express machines offering six flavors, toppings and sauces. Featured frozen yogurt flavors will rotate weekly offering a total of 24 flavors in rotation with toppings.

“Frozen Yogurt will be a hit in our store,” said Ali Kirmani, owner of the Gulf gas station. “We have a lot of traffic already and are always looking for new items that our customers will love.  I also feel that Yumz Express will expand our business and increase our profits.”

Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt is known for its rotating selection of more than 55 fat free, low calorie probiotics infused flavors. The stores feature more than 75 toppings such as: fruits, nuts, sauces and candy. Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt stores and Yumz Express kiosks are located across the country, with plans to open more locations later this year. For more information on Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt or Yumz Express, or for information on becoming a franchisee, please visit www.yumzfrozenyogurt.com.

About Yumz Express

Yumz Express® is a kiosk-sized version of a full-size Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt store designed to fit inside existing stores, such as movie theaters, restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, gas stations, pharmacies or other existing retail locations. Yumz Express® offers the same irresistible frozen yogurt product that the full-size Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt stores are known for. Yumz Express kiosks offer up to five frozen yogurt machines with design flexibility to fit any size store. For more information on Yumz Express, please visit www.yumzfrozenyogurt.com/express.

About Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt

Yogurt Gourmet Frozen Yogurt creates a fat-free splendor-filled soirée for the taste buds that is all pleasure and little to no guilt.  Its frozen yogurt is available in four forms:  tart— for the frozen yogurt purist, regular— which tastes like ice cream, no sugar added—for the extra health conscious, and sorbet – for those interested in dairy-free products.  Each frozen yogurt variety is packed with live and active culture probiotics. Rotating more than 55 flavors and more than 75 toppings on a regular basis, YGFY offers customers a unique experience on every visit. For more information on Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, please visit www.yumzfrozenyogurt.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/yumzfroyo), Twitter (www.twitter.com/yumzfroyo), and Pinterest (www.Pinterest.com/yumzfroyo).