Industry News | April 4, 2013

U-Swirl Teams Up with Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

U-Swirl Inc., parent to U-SWIRL International Inc., the owner and franchisor of U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt cafes, announces that the first U-Swirl and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory co-branded location is open for business in Collierville, Tennessee.  

There are multiple co-branded sites currently under development and due to open later this year. U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt is currently offering co-branding opportunities to franchisees of all existing 70 plus locations.
 
Hank Cartwright, chief marketing officer, states, "Co-branding is an important part of our long-term strategy, and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory offers us the opportunity to serve our guests a top quality and proprietary confection not available in any other frozen yogurt stores." He adds, "The product offerings are very complementary and offer our guests more selection, while creating opportunities for franchisees to achieve additional revenue as well as more consistent sales throughout the year."          
 
U-Swirl Inc. is headquartered in Henderson, Nevada, and its common stock is listed on the OTCQB under the symbol "SWRL." The common stock of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc. trades on The Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "RMCF."
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