Company Expands Branded Products Sales in Western Canada with Growing Food Chain
Los Angeles, California, June 24, 2010 — Reed’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:REED – News) (OTC.BB:REEDP – News), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that Quality Foods, an independent grocery chain based in Canada that operates ten full service grocery stores on Vancouver Island, BC, will begin carrying selected Reed’s beverages in all of its locations.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Quality Foods and expand Reed’s brand in Western Canada,” stated Chris Reed, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Reed’s, Inc. “Quality Foods is Canada’s most unique grocery retailer, with a reputation for innovative service and management and for taking care of its customers by offering the finest, premium food products and beverages available on Vancouver Island. Our line of Reed’s top-selling all natural sodas fit perfectly with the reputation for freshness that Quality Food’s Vancouver Island customers have come to expect.”
Bob Lyon, Western Region VP of Sales at Reed’s, Inc., stated, “The market for all natural foods in Canada is very active, and we are excited to increase our presence in this market by partnering with Quality Foods, which has won numerous awards for its unique brand of merchandising and offering customers an exceptional shopping experience. Canada is a growing market for Reed’s, and a number of top U.S. brands are major players here. We believe our continued expansion into Canada through the highest quality retailers such as Quality Foods will lead to further opportunities to build our brand in this exciting market.”