“It is with great sadness that we announce that Orange Leaf will be closing its doors permanently at the end of this week,” the post reads. “So, please stop by and give us one last look. We appreciate all of our loyal customers over the years and will miss you all!”
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is a self-serve snack franchise with more than 200 locations in the US, Dubai and Mexico. Orange Leaf offers a variety of delicious traditional and original flavors including sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan alternatives.
At this Orange Leaf in Louisville, KY we only charge per cup, not by weight.
“The owner has decided it is the right time to close the shop and focus on family and other business ventures,” Orange Leaf’s current local owner said in a Statement to The Gazette. “We would like to thank the community, the loyal guests and the best employees for the years of support.”
Orange Leaf offers one of the most competitive pricing structures in the industry with a $25,000 franchise fee and 5% ongoing royalties. With both storefront and non-traditional models available, the average startup cost for an Orange Leaf franchise ranges from $189,900 to $417,300.
The frozen yogurt wins in terms of total calories and fat, however, with 114 calories and just four grams of fat. For comparison: the ice cream has 137 calories and seven grams of fat. A mistake many people make when choosing frozen yogurt is overfilling a serving or sticking unhealthy toppings.
As of April 23, 2021, there are a total of 120 Orangeleaf Yogurt locations in the United States. The state with the most Orangeleaf Frozen Yogurt locations in the United States is San Antonio with 8 locations. That’s 7% of all Orangeleafyogurt stores in the United States.
Health Benefits of Oranges
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Orange Leaf is a popular self-service frozen yogurt chain that prides itself on offering a range of traditional and unique yogurt flavors. The chain offers a range of different dietary preferences, including no added sugar, vegan, gluten-free and dairy-free.
About Orange Leaf
Orange Leaf offers a variety of traditional and unique flavors, including sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan alternatives.
Fresh yogurt freezes amazingly well for up to two months. Note that the texture may change slightly as it thaws, appearing more runny or grainy than it originally was. Before use, stir vigorously for 30 seconds to even out texture.
In terms of pricing, they offer comparatively cheap prices; typically $0.49 per ounce (although using a lot of toppings can make it a bit pricey). Also, they offer different packs like the giant soup bowl, giant dog bowl and family packs.
Pricing finally got it right! This is the first FroYo joint in the area to price by cup and NOT by weight. Prices are $2.99, $3.99 and $5.99.
Pinkberry was sold to restaurant franchise Kahala Brands. Pinkberry, the Santa Monica chain that helped bring tart frozen yogurt to the masses, was acquired by Kahala Brands, a restaurant franchise.
Frozen yogurt is usually made from soured milk with no added cream. Because it’s not regulated by the USDA, there’s no minimum fat requirement to be called “frozen yogurt.” With the lack of fat, much of the flavor is offset by more sugar in the ingredients.