Industry News | February 20, 2013

16 Handles Opens 31st Unit on Bleecker Street in NYC

16 Handles celebrates the grand opening of its newest New York City store on Bleecker Street. To celebrate, 16 Handles on Bleecker Street will serve free frozen yogurt all day (up to the first $5. One per guest.) Store hours are 11:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Located at 245 Bleecker between Carmine and Leroy streets, the new West Village store features a bold design that merges sustainability with style in a lounge-like environment. 16 Handles on Bleecker Street offers 16 rotating flavors of premium frozen yogurt, along with a fully loaded toppings bar, frozen yogurt novelties including cakes, fro-yo cookie sandwiches, and frozen yogurt-infused Hot Chocolate Affogatos. A party room can be reserved for social functions. The 1,800 sq. ft. store features a sleek, multi-dimensional design that highlights the brand’s commitment to the environment with elements such as eco-friendly lighting, the integration of sustainable textiles, and graphics that bring the outside in. Bleecker Street marks the 31st location to open for 16 Handles. 
 
“The West Village is a fantastic retail and dining hub for New York City, and we’re excited to open our newest store in a neighborhood that our loyal guests and fans have been asking us about for more than a year,” states Solomon Choi, 16 Handles’ founder and CE-YO!
 
With the opening of the Bleeker Street location, 16 Handles now has 31 locations in six states. All 16 Handles’ flavors are Kosher certified and carry The National Yogurt Association’s seal of approval.