Zoyo wins Gold Ribbon Award for Health and Safety

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Robert Schiller

Zoyo staff receiving gold ribbon award for health and safety


Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt wins Gold Ribbon Award for Health and Safety

League City, TX – Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt has announced today that it’s franchisee in the Greater Houston Area has won the Gold Ribbon Award for excellence in operating and protecting the health and safety of the public.

The Gold Ribbon Awards are given by the Galveston County Health District on an annual basis and recognize excellence in food safety, cleaning and maintenance programs, ongoing internal food safety and special efforts to comply with food service regulations.

Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt in League City is operated by local franchisee, Julie Yznaga, who is also the Regional Developer for Zoyo in the Greater Houston Area.  Julie opened the first Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt in Texas in 2014 and won the Gold Ribbon award in her first year of eligibility for the recognition.  “I have high expectations, but I am blessed with great employees that are coachable and take pride in meeting and exceeding those expectations for cleanliness every day” said Yznaga about her team and the culture at the store.

The Gold Ribbon Award ceremony took place on April 6th and Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt was one of only four restaurants to receive this years award in Galveston County out of over 1,700 inspected establishments.

About Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt

Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt is an Arizona-based, self-serve frozen yogurt franchise with 15 locations across the metro-Phoenix area, as well as locations in Georgia, Indiana, Michigan and Texas. Founded in 2010, Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt strives to be the neighborhood catering place to celebrate life’s moments over a delicious cup of yogurt, topped just the way you want in a pristine and inviting open-air environment.  Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt’s selection of flavors is constantly changing, and includes everything from classic flavors like Original Tart, VaVa Vanilla, Whole Lotta Chocolate, Salted Caramel and Cake Batter to unique and proprietary flavors like Zoatmeal Cookie, Fruity Pebble, Nutta Butter and Cha Cha Cherry.  Guests also have 45 toppings to choose from, which range from fresh fruit, to chocolate candies and decadent caramel syrup.

In addition to the countless yogurt and topping combinations available at Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt, the frozen yogurt is carefully crafted to contain high levels of beneficial live and active yogurt cultures and to provide a great source of nutrients such as protein, calcium, potassium, B12 and Riboflavin. Whether frozen yogurt is a component of your health regimen or you’re simply trying to satisfy a sweet tooth, Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt has something for everyone, all housed under one clean, friendly, and relaxed roof.



Julie Yznaga

Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt

(713) 515-3333