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Pinkberry Signs New Franchise Agreement in The Sunshine State

Bold and Colorful Fro-Yo Franchise Collaborates with Local Entrepreneur to Open Doors in Ft. Lauderdale

Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (DATE) – Pinkberry®, a quick service frozen yogurt franchise offering any delicious flavor and topping imaginable under the scorching Florida sun, announced today it has signed a franchise agreement with Sohel Rana to open one location in Ft. Lauderdale.

Rana anticipates his new Ft. Lauderdale Pinkberry bringing 15 – 20 new jobs to the area.

Founded in 2005, Pinkberry has become a hub of bright smiles and a cult favorite for creamy frozen yogurt and a variety of topping options for the whole family. Residents of Ft. Lauderdale will soon be able to indulge in sensational tastes like Coconut Milk Cold Brew and Pink Lemonade with toppers like mochi, NUTELLA® and fresh mango slices to satisfy any craving.

“Sohel is a great addition to our franchise group; by owning a family-run convenience store he knows what it takes to run a business that is active in its local community,” said Jay Goldstein, Vice President of Franchise Development. “We know Ft. Lauderdale will be well-served by Sohel and can’t wait to see the growth he has with Pinkberry.”

Rana and other franchisees of Pinkberry have the benefit of unrivaled franchisee support from Kahala BrandsTM. Every franchisee has full access to an R&D team with chefs dedicated to sweet and savory menu innovations, an in-house social media team, an in-house creative team to help with ads, promos and coupons, a full-service construction team, a hands-on week-long training program, continuing education and more.

The Pinkberry in Ft. Lauderdale is expected to open by early 2020.

About Pinkberry

Pinkberry® launched in Los Angeles, CA in 2005 as the original brand that reinvented frozen yogurt. Today, over a decade later, Pinkberry continues to create great tasting treats with fresh ingredients in an experience comprised of distinctive product, outstanding service and inspirational design. At Pinkberry you can taste the difference of an uncompromising commitment to quality and freshness. Most recently, Pinkberry was acquired by Scottsdale, Arizona-based Kahala Brands, one of the fastest growing franchising companies in the world with a portfolio of 29 quick-service restaurant brands and approximately 3,000 locations in roughly 35 countries.

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