Yogurt Mountain Opens Self-Serve Frozen-Yogurt Store in Greenville, SCBIRMINGHAM, Ala.  (Restaurant News Release)  Yogurt Mountain, LLC, today announced that America’s favorite yogurt store, Yogurt Mountain™, will open in Greenville, South Carolina, on November 8, 2010. The Greenville store’s grand opening celebration and ceremonial ribbon cutting are November 10. The new store is located in The Point at 1140 Woodruff Road, Suite 501.

“Greenville is an ideal location for Yogurt Mountain™,” commented David Kahn, President and CEO of Yogurt Mountain, LLC. “Our self-serve concept brings the convenience of build-your-own yogurt and topping combinations galore in a pay-by-the-ounce model. In a post-recession economy where consumers are seeking a sense of control, we’re providing you dessert freedom of choice in a unique, family-oriented environment.”

The ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Greenville Chamber of Commerce begins at 10:45 a.m. and marks the grand opening of the new store. Festivities continue with the in-store charity donation event from 6-9 p.m. for South Carolina Autism Society. A portion of the proceeds from the November 10th grand opening will be donated to South Carolina Autism Society.

“The South Carolina Autism Society is excited to partner with Yogurt Mountain at the opening of their Woodruff Road location,” commented Susan Leiby, Special Events Coordinator for South Carolina Autism Society. “We are thankful for this opportunity to raise awareness of the 1 in 110 individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, and to make individuals and families aware of resources available right here in the Greenville area. The South Carolina Autism Society’s Greenville office is located at 5 Century Drive, Suite 132 in Greenville, and can be reached at 864-241-8669.”

The mission of the South Carolina Autism Society is to enable all individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) to reach their maximum potential. For more information, please visit http://www.scautism.org.

About Yogurt Mountain™

Yogurt Mountain™ features the ultimate, self-serve frozen-yogurt experience. Offering 16 rotating flavors of fat-free or low-fat varieties enhanced with probiotics and over 50 available toppings. Frozen yogurt options include sorbets, fat-free tarts, no sugar added and seasonal flavors along with a buffet of toppings ranging from fresh fruit, nuts, candies, sprinkles, cereals and an assortment of sensational sauces. Patrons are guaranteed thousands of irresistible treat combinations and the pay-by-the-ounce system fulfills the consumer’s desire to control options and cost.

Yogurt Mountain™ opened the first store in September 2009 in Birmingham, Alabama, and currently operates three stores in the Birmingham, and Tuscaloosa, Alabama, area. New company-owned locations and franchises of America’s favorite yogurt store are under development and expected to open by year end. Some of the locations planned include: Charleston, South Carolina; Tampa/Clearwater, Florida; Ft. Myers, Florida; Memphis, Tennessee; Duluth, Georgia; and Little Rock, Arkansas.

Yogurt Mountain™ is consistently ranked at the top on UrbanSpoon and was voted “Best Frozen Dessert Destination” by Birmingham Magazine, UrbanSpoon, and Birmingham Weekly. Follow Yogurt Mountain™ on Twitter at http://twitter.com/yogurtmountain and Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Yogurt-Mountain/58620668958.

The Yogurt Mountain™ store hours are Sunday through Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to midnight. For more details, visit yogurtmountain.com.