TCBY stands for The Country’s Best Yogurt (formerly This Can’t Be Yogurt) is an US based chain restaurant for frozen yogurt. In 1982, this chain was founded at Little Rock, a nice and popular city in Arkansas and now it’s headquarter is based in Broomfield, Colorado. It is one of the largest and popular retailers of soft-serve frozen yogurt with variety of toppings, colour and flavours.
The first TCBY store opened at 1981 by the founder Frank D Hickingbotham and since then its business was flourishing and crossed the border of USA. Now it is operating in 470 locations and three continents around the globe. In 1984 they changed the name from “This Can’t Be Yogurt” to “The Country’s Best Yogurt” because of a law suits. Mrs Fields acquired TCBY in 2000 and became Mrs Fields famous Brands. In summer 2010, TCBY opened a new prototype store in Salt Lake City, Utah, operating under a different business model. In 2011, TCBY opened its first shop in Pakistan.
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Instead of mixing yogurt with toppings for you, TCBY let the customer to serve them using any combinations of available yogurt flavours, add their fruit mix or candy toppings and pay by the ounce. TCBY offers hundreds of frozen yogurt in different flavours. This restaurant chain used to serve hard scooped and soft serve yogurt but the new concept only focusing on the soft one. The new concept also introduces the self service model where customer being charged by the weight of the yogurt. Soft serve yogurt comes in different flavour like Golden Vanilla, Chocolate, different types of fruit sorbet and White Chocolate Mousse which are available daily.
In September, 2010, TCBY started testing the launch of replacement breakfast and lunch meal bowls with the non-frozen fresh yogurt. TCBY launched its popular Fro-Yo, a reformulated version of yogurt with more enrich with nutrition profile. Yogurt at TCBY is low fat as it has reduced the amount of fat less than 2 percent. TCBY is the first food chain to offer Greek frozen yogurt to the customers at the beginning of 2012. You could enjoy free yogurt at TCBY while you are using TCBY coupons.
At TCBY, you could explore more than 50 toppings in different colours and flavours. Most popular toppings are based on fruits like peach, cherry, banana, blueberries, blackberries etc as well liquid toppings like caramel, chocolate, whipped cream. Some lovely looking special items will be found in the TCBY store like banana splits, parfaits with chocolate sprinkles, shivers are to be name here. You could enjoy one free yogurt when you buy one with TCBY coupon.