Heathrow Natural Food & Beverage, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HRNF) is pleased to announce it has completed another distribution agreement for its Super Food brand ACAI Plus functional chewing gum for distribution in Germany, Belgium, Italy, France & Spain. This is in addition to the United Kingdom and Ireland and represents a consumer base of over 220 million individuals. ACAI Plus functional chewing gum will give Europeans a healthy and natural choice for the delivery of super high anti-oxidants equivalent to 17,000 ORAC (www.oracvalues.com) in two Chiclets. This level of anti-oxidant is absorbed at the cell level and cleans out free radicals from the body which cause a multitude of conditions, including inflammation, stress, fatigue, etc.
"Europe is a natural market for ACAI Plus functional chewing gum, since Europeans, like their American and Asian counterparts, are opting for healthier life styles and products that can deliver natural botanicals in a convenient and cost effective manner," said Michael Pagnano, CEO Heathrow Natural Food & Beverage, Inc. ACAI Plus functional chewing gum meets and exceeds these requirements and can deliver the power of 17,000 ORAC anywhere, anytime. HRNF expects to ship one million units to the Euro Zone in 2009.
Heathrow Natural Food & Beverage, Inc. (HNFB) is a national distributor of the botanical Super Food beverage, Exfuze Seven + and Exfuze Seven + Pro as well as the Heathrow Super Food Brand which includes, ACAI Plus Chewing Gum, Super Food Bar and Super Food Snack Chips. HNFB is part of the $100 Billion Dollar Wellness Industry, which is growing at 10% per year. The nutritional beverage and functional supplement segment is the largest sector of the market at 27% of sales. HNFB provides healthy and natural choices for the growing segment of the population seeking a healthy and active lifestyle.
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