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MONTREAL, QC, Jan. 17 /CNW/ - Liquid Nutrition Group Inc., an
international nutritional smoothie, food, vitamin and supplement store
concept, has teamed up with Steve Nash to bring a delicious slant to
healthy eating and nutrition to the North American health and wellness
industry. The newly inked three-year deal positions Nash as an equity
partner with the mutual goal of franchising stores across 35 selected
markets in Canada and the U.S.
"I am very excited to partner with Liquid Nutrition. It's great to find
a team who shares my passion for living a healthy well-rounded
lifestyle. I have no doubt that Liquid Nutrition will be a great
addition to the Steve Nash Enterprises' family and I look forward to a
very bright future," said Steve Nash, NBA Player.
Capitalizing on the growing trend of eating healthy with an emphasis on
nutrition, Liquid Nutrition combines two distinct concepts to create an
attractive market niche. The company has fine tuned its concept and
R&D with multiple stores in Montreal and is now in the process of
launching a North American and international franchise program. There
is a strategic fit in lifestyle approaches between Nash and Liquid
Nutrition, creating the ideal recipe for entrepreneurial success
coupled with social conscience for a population where more people are
investing in their overall health and wellness.
The partners of Liquid Nutrition have aggressive plans set in place to
expand across North America and beyond. "We are thrilled to have Steve
join the Liquid Nutrition team. Steve embodies the spirit of our
company and will relate very well with our customers - many of whom
strive to live the healthy lifestyle that Steve represents. His direct
involvement will assist our expansion throughout Canada and the U.S.,"
says Glenn Young, President, Liquid Nutrition Group Inc.
Liquid Nutrition's real and authentic mandate is directly aligned with
Steve Nash's own commitment to healthy lifestyle choices. Steve has
eliminated all refined sugar from his diet and touts the benefits to
children and teens through The Steve Nash Foundation. Together, this
Liquid Nutrition Dream Team will energize the landscape of health and
nutrition based franchises to benefit both food lovers and all of those
concerned with healthy living.
Liquid Nutrition and Steve Nash - Living Healthy is Delicious!
About Liquid Nutrition Group Inc.
Liquid Nutrition Group Inc. (LNGI) is an international based nutritional
smoothie, food, vitamin and supplement store franchisor, committed to
bringing healthy and delicious eating to communities around the world.
Stores are currently operating in Montreal, with franchise expansion
opportunities throughout Canada and USA, as well as international
licenses. For store locations or more information visit www.liquidnutrition.ca.
LNGI is a privately held company that recently entered into a letter
agreement with Lime Hill Corporation (TSX: LHL.P), whereby the
companies announced details of their proposed qualifying transaction
(the "Transaction"). The letter agreement, dated December 21, 2010,
outlines the intention to complete an amalgamation of the two
companies. It is intended that the Transaction, when completed, will
constitute the qualifying transaction of Lime Hill Corporation pursuant
to Policy 2.4 of the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. (the "TSX Venture")
Corporate Finance Manual. The Transaction is subject to the policies
of the TSX Venture relating to qualifying transactions, as well as
shareholder approval of Lime Hill and LNGI. Upon completion of the
Transaction, the new publicly traded company will focus on the hybrid
health and nutrition franchise market in North America.
About Steve Nash
Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, Steve Nash, has committed his time
and resources to the Steve Nash Foundation with a mission that reflects
his genuine compassion for children. The Foundation, based in British
Columbia, aims to grow health in kids. Nash recognizes the importance
of their health in the promise of our communities. The partnership with
Liquid Nutrition would allow Nash to further elevate his passion for
healthy lifestyle and nutrition across North America and beyond.
SOURCE Liquid Nutrition Group Inc.
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