DENVER, April 28, 2011 /CNW/ -- MusclePharm Corporation, a Nevada corporation ("MusclePharm" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MSLP), an expanding U.S. nutritional supplement company, is pleased to announce that its award-winning product line is now available at Popeye's Supplements Canada, the largest sports nutrition retailer in Canada.
Popeye's debuted in Canada in 1989 and has since grown to more than 70 locations throughout the country.
MusclePharm will be featured at each of the locations coast-to-coast as it continues to grow its brand in a country that boasts one of the top fanbases for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and is also home to the World Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (WBFF).
"Canada is a supplement and nutrition market that we are aggressively pursuing and we are excited to now have our products featured in Popeye's Supplements Canada," MusclePharm CEO Brad Pyatt said.
"With a variety of Canadian outlets that now carry MusclePharm products and our close partnership with the WBBF, one of the largest fitness and bodybuilding promotions in the world, we feel the future in Canada is bright."
MusclePharm's popular line of supplements is currently available at the following Canadian retail outlets: General Nutrition Centers (GNC) Canada, Reflex Direct, Kore Fit Living and now Popeye's Supplements Canada.
ABOUT MUSCLEPHARM CORPORATION
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, MusclePharm is a healthy life-style company that develops and manufactures a full line of National Science Foundation approved nutritional supplements that are 100% free of banned substances. Based on years of research, MusclePharm products are created through an advanced six-stage research protocol involving the expertise of top nutritional scientists and field tested by more than one hundred elite professional athletes from various professional sports leagues including the National Football League, Mixed Martial Arts, and Major League Baseball. The Company's products address all categories of an active lifestyle, including muscle building, weight loss, and maintaining general fitness through a daily nutritional supplement regimen. MusclePharm is sold in over 120 countries and available in over 5,000 U.S. retail outlets, including GNC and Vitamin Shoppe. MusclePharm products are also sold in over 100 online stores, including bodybuilding.com, Amazon.com and Vitacost.com. For more information, please visit www.musclepharm.com.
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
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