DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wouldn't
it be nice to ease the holiday gifting frenzy for friends and
family? To help take the hassle out of shopping, Red Mango, the 2011 #1 Zagat-rated
frozen yogurt and smoothie chain in America, today announced the
new Red Mango eGift
Card to make it "virtually" easy. According to the
National Retail Federation's 2012 Holiday Consumer Spending Survey, six in
ten people would most like to receive a gift card as a gift this
holiday season. With that growing trend combined with today's
mobile world, Red Mango came up with the top five benefits of
"eGifting" this year.
- Shop from the comfort of a mobile device or computer
eliminating long check-out lines.
- Deliver it directly into someone's email immediately or
schedule it for a specific day and time.
- No shipping costs or wrapping needed - saving time and
- Include a personalized message up to 200 characters.
- Easy and convenient especially for busy, last-minute gift
"People use their phones and computers for almost everything
these days so a virtual gift card is the perfect option for gift
giving," said Dan
Kim, Founder and Chief Concept Officer of Red Mango, Inc. "The
new Red Mango eGift Card is a great gift idea for those who enjoy
treating themselves to something healthy and delicious throughout
The Red Mango eGift Card not only eliminates the need to pack
the wallet with yet another plastic card, it's also easy to track
simply by registering it online. It can be used to purchase
Red Mango products such as delicious frozen yogurt and fresh fruit
smoothies…just open it up on a mobile device at check-out.
The eGift Cards can be purchased in any denomination starting
from $5 to $100 on the Red
Mango website at http://giftredmango.com. As part of the
company's holiday Share the Love campaign, when someone purchases
at least $25 in Red Mango
gift cards, they will receive a free complimentary card for
themselves, up to $5 in
Also, in the spirit of the holidays, Red Mango announces
seasonal flavors including frozen yogurt in Spiced Brown Sugar,
Cinnamon Apple Pie (also available as a Dream Shake), and in
certain locations Winter Peppermint.