United Supermarkets announced a strategic relationship with Red Mango, the No. 1 Zagat-rated frozen yogurt and smoothies chain in America, with plans to test a store-in-store concept offering healthy frozen yogurt and smoothies to its grocery guests.
United is slated to open its first Red Mango counter later this month at its Judge Ely Blvd. location in Abilene, Texas. This is the first Red Mango location in Abilene, and the concept will be operated by Lubbock, Texasâ€“based Beach Ventures LLC. Buddy Beach is the franchisee holder for Red Mango and operates a full-sized Red Mango location in Lubbock.
â€œWe are pleased to team up with United Supermarkets in opening the Red Mango franchise in Abilene,â€ Beach says. â€œWe are very proud of our healthy assortment of offerings and look forward to becoming a part of the Abilene business community.â€