The Yog Bar Becomes 1st Frozen Yogurt Shop in the UK to Receive Swirl of Honor Designation

The Swirl of Honor program expands to the UK. The Yog Bar of The Wirral earned the highest honor, three swirls. The prestigious quality seal program from the International Frozen Yogurt Association recognizes frozen yogurt shops around the world.
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LOS ANGELES - Nov. 24, 2014 - PRLog -- The Yog Bar has been awarded the highest honor, three swirls, and it becomes the first in the UK to join the International Frozen Yogurt Association (IFYA)’s Swirl of HonorTM Program. The Yog Bar is located at 4 Market St., Hoylake, Wirral, CH47 2AE, UK.

The Swirl of HonorTM Program was launched by the IFYA in late 2013 to recognize excellence in frozen yogurt. As the first and only quality seal program specifically for frozen yogurt stores, the IFYA developed stringent quality standards and evaluates shops based on frozen yogurt quality, store cleanliness, superior customer service, and environmentally friendly business practices. Recipients receive one to three Swirls (1 = good, 2 = very good, 3 = excellent) based on how they meet IFYA standards. The program helps consumers identify the best frozen yogurt shops.

“The IFYA is thrilled to welcome The Yog Bar to the Swirl of Honor TM program.  We are proud to recognize a shop of The Yog Bar’s caliber, one that has demonstrated its commitment to healthy, all natural frozen yogurt served in a fun environment. We love that they have a delicious product and unique seasonal flavors like mulled wine and apple & cinnamon,” said Susan Linton, IFYA President. “The founders, two awesome sisters, have much to be proud of and have demonstrated their commitment to quality and superior customer service. They were the first to bring frozen yogurt to The Wirral.”

Stephanie and Charlotte Hodson, sisters who run The Yog Bar in the small town of Hoylake on The Wirral, say it’s a dream come true! Since they opened their shop almost a year ago, they always wanted to be up there with the top American Frozen Yogurt chains and they believe with the help of the Swirl of Honour programme, they have achieved that!

“Here at The Yog Bar, we are extremely honored to be have been presented with 3 swirls from the IFYA in recognition of their ‘Swirl of Honour’ programme. We have always set out to be the best, bring something different to the Frozen Yogurt Industry as well as offer high quality Yogurt and toppings. It’s brilliant that from all the way across the Pond, the IFYA in California believe we should be awarded a possible 3 stars out of 3 and have acknowledged all the hard work we put into our business on a daily basis to maintain our reputation.”

Swirl of HonorTM recipients are featured on the IFYA website. For more information about the Swirl of HonorTM program, please visit

About The Yog Bar

The Yog Bar aims to bring you top quality, low fat, pro and pre biotic Frozen Yoghurt all year round. The Yog Bar was founded by the Hodson sisters - Steph & Charlotte - after they fell in love with Frozen Yogurt and wanted to bring this new, fashionable concept to The Wirral for you all to enjoy.

Our fat free Frozen Yoghurt is guaranteed to be loved by children and adults alike, without feeling the guilt after having that tasty treat! With 2 house flavours and 2 guest flavours and tonnes of tasty toppings and sauces; The Yog Bar is the perfect place to visit for breakfast, lunch, after school, or even a tea time treat. Fancy a change? Then why not opt for a fruity yoghurt based smoothie, a naughty FroYo shake or just a simple cup of coffee!

Remember to check us out on Instagram: theyogbar for some crazy videos of our staff! on Twitter: @theyogbar for our latest offers and promotions and on Facebook The Yog Bar, for all our updates and pictures!

About the International Frozen Yogurt Association

The International Frozen Yogurt Association (IFYA) was created to promote the quality and success of the rapidly evolving frozen yogurt industry.  The IFYA is proud to be the independent voice of the international frozen yogurt industry. We represent frozen yogurt shops, suppliers and consumers across the world. Our audience is diverse in background yet united by a common love of frozen yogurt.

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