New York's Duane Reade Adds In-store Yogurt Kiosks

Regional chain goes from branded snacks to self-serve frozen yogurt.

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New Yorkers are persnickety about everything, even their frozen yogurt— a substance that, like espresso, is essential for sustaining life in a big city. But with the retro-chic Pinkberry blooming all over town, how likely is a Prada-wearing, iPhone-toting Manhattanite to stop for self-serve frozen yogurt at a drug store? That’s exactly what Duane Reade is about to find out.

The 50-year-old regional chain has announced it will begin adding self-service frozen yogurt kiosks to select stores, complete with topping bars.



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