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2008-09-02 09:00:27

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ:REED) announced today that it has formed an enhanced partnership with Quality Food Centers (QFC), a division of Kroger, the largest full service supermarket in the U.S. QFC carries a wide variety of natural and organic products, including select Reed's Ginger Brews & Virgil's All Natural Sodas. Christopher Reed, Founder and CEO of Reed's, Inc., stated, "This partnering with QFC reflects Reed's commitment and success in expanding into the mainstream marketplace....

2008-08-19 18:00:32

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) today announced its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2008. Second Quarter 2008 Highlights: -- Net sales increased 32% to $4.6 million from $3.5 million in the same period last year -- Gross profit increased 87% to $1.3 million from $0.7 million in the same period last year -- Gross margin expanded 820 basis points to 27.8% from 19.6% in the second quarter of 2007 -- Operating expenses decreased 110 basis...

2008-08-05 09:00:58

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) announced today that it has formed an enhanced partnership with Big Y Supermarkets, a family owned and family operated retail food company, serving people's at home food needs. Big Y carries a wide variety of natural and organic products, including select Reed's Ginger Brews & Virgil's All Natural Sodas. Under the enhanced partnership, Big Y has committed to begin carrying Reed's full product line throughout all of its 57 Big Y locations and one Fresh Acres...

2008-07-25 09:01:02

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ:REED) announced today that Kroger Supermarkets, the largest full service supermarket in the US, which carries a wide variety of natural and organic products, has agreed to carry select Reed's and Virgil's beverage products in at least 815 locations operating under the retail banners of Kroger, Dillon's, Fry's, King Soopers and Smith's. The initial launch will make Reed's Premium Ginger Brew, Reed's Extra Ginger Brew, Virgil's Root Beer, Virgil's Cream Soda and Virgil's...

2008-07-23 09:00:50

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ:REED) announced today that it has launched a new diet version of its Virgil's cola line. Virgil's Diet Real Cola, which is currently offered through select natural food accounts, is expected to launch nationwide to over 1,000 supermarket accounts. The product is offered in 12 oz long neck bottles and packaged as a 4-pack. Virgil's Real Diet Cola is a classic cola recipe made naturally using the finest cola ingredients and contains no artificial sweeteners. The...

2008-07-01 00:14:14

Partnership will expand presence of Reed's and Virgil's brands within all Sprouts Farmers Market locations throughout Arizona, Texas, California & Colorado Integrated Corporate Relations John Mills 310-954-1105 jmills@icrinc.com Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ:REED) announced today that it has formed an expanded partnership with Sprouts Farmers Market, a natural foods retailer based in Phoenix, Arizona. Sprouts Farmers Market carries a wide variety of natural and organic products, and has...

2008-06-26 09:02:50

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) announced today that it has formed an expanded partnership with Ralphs Supermarket Chain, a division of Kroger, the largest full service supermarket in the U.S. Ralphs carries a wide selection of natural and organic products, including select Reed's Ginger Brews & Virgil's All Natural Sodas. In this expanded partnership, Ralphs will carry Reed's full product line throughout all of its existing 215 locations. In addition, Reed's sodas are featured products...

2008-03-10 09:00:58

Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED) announced today that Northeast Beverage Company has agreed to distribute Reed's product lines throughout Northern Connecticut and Rhode Island. Christopher Reed, Founder and CEO of Reed's, Inc., stated, "Our sales force continues to make significant progress in expanding Reed's footprint across the United States by establishing new relationships with mainstream distributors. We are tremendously excited to announce that our agreement with Northeast Beverage...

2008-03-04 09:00:45

Jones Soda Co. (the "Company" or "Jones Soda") (NASDAQ: JSDA) announced today that its entire line of 24c vitamin-enhanced powder drink mixes is now available nationwide at Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFMI), the world's leading natural and organic foods supermarket. "We are very excited to launch the 24c products in our stores and feel they offer a great product with organic sweeteners to our customers," said Jeremiah McElwee, Whole Foods Market's Senior Whole Body Coordinator. "The...

2005-11-14 19:35:00

SEATTLE (Reuters) - For beverage connoisseurs tired of turkey-and-gravy or green-beans-and-casserole flavored sodas, there's a new choice being offered this year by specialty U.S. soda maker Jones Soda Co.: salmon. Jones Soda, the Seattle company that scored a hit during the last two holiday seasons with its turkey and gravy-flavored sodas, said it is offering the orange-hued fish-flavored drink this year in a nod to the Pacific Northwest's salmon catch. "When you smell it, it's got that...


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