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2013-04-15 08:27:05

NEW YORK, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A little-known Amazonian "Super Leaf" is breaking new ground in the beverage world. Guayusa (pronounced "gwhy-you-sa") has been brewed by Amazonian hunters as a source of energy and focus for thousands of years, containing as much caffeine as coffee and double the antioxidants of green tea. Brooklyn-based start-up Runa has introduced guayusa to the United States. Founded by entrepreneurs Tyler Gage and Dan MacCombie, Runa has created the world's...

2013-03-08 23:01:13

Runa plans to use fresh capital to fuel future growth in South America operations New York, NY (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Runa, a producer of energy drink products made from the Amazonian plant guayusa, recently closed an oversubscribed round of funding. The latest round was led by Luke Weil, with participation from a private group of investors. In the same way that coconut water, a super re-hydrating, all natural product, has taken market share from artificial sports drinks, Runa, with its...