The frozen yogurt trend has hit Three Village once again: a new frozen yogurt cafe is slated to open soon in East Setauket.
Yogurt Paradise is an independently-owned venture, as opposed to a franchise or national chain, according to Lee Rosner of Coldwell Banker Commercial, the managing agent for the shopping center.
The store is "well under way" and awaiting town and county permits, Rosner said.
Yogurt Paradise will occupy the space , which closed in 2010 after about 40 years in business.
The 1,600-square-foot space was the only vacancy in a 41,000-square-foot shopping center that's also home to , , , and other stores.
In 2011, Marketplace.org called the frozen yogurt trend "far from cold." franchises opened in 2011 in Stony Brook – which a company spokeswoman recently called its "most successful franchise" in this area – and in Port Jefferson, where opened across the street.