SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Cuba Beverage Company (OTCPK: CUBV), a manufacturer and innovator of all-natural, herbal energy drinks, announced today the Company has secured distribution of its product line in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area and has resumed distribution in the San Francisco Bay Area region.
This week CUBA has begun distributing its CUBA Herbal Energy Juice in the Phoenix area through Basis Beverage in Scottsdale, Arizona. Basis Beverage a fast-growing beverage distributor in the greater Phoenix area is expected to move a significant amount of product over the next two quarters. Basis Beverage is expected to double the number of accounts it services by the end of the year and also is planning to add additional trucks.
The Company has also resumed distribution in in the Bay Area with Hom's Enterprises, Inc., and can be found in various locations throughout the region. CUBA began selling in the Bay Area in early 2008 and found there was a strong demand for its all-natural Herbal Energy Juice. CUBA plans to ship an additional container of product to the Bay area in October after completing the upcoming production run. The Bay Area distributor received product from the Company's first production run and has since sold its first container and remitted funds as revenue to Cuba Beverage.
Alex Procopio, Cuba Beverage CEO stated, "Phoenix is a great market for beverages and energy drinks and CUBA is excited to finally be in this rapidly growing market and able to offer its products in the Arizona market. We are also very pleased to have our Bay Area distributor firmly behind our product line as we plan to send them their second container of Cuba products."
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About Cuba Beverage Company
Cuba Beverage Company is at the forefront of creating a unique category for Herbal Energy Juices in the global energy beverage market, valued at $17 billion in sales in North America alone. Developed over the past four years with leading industry scientists, CUBA Herbal Energy Juice® is the first ready-to-drink beverage by Cuba Beverage Company that offers a healthy, natural alternative to conventional energy drinks. Several countries have banned the sale of energy drinks, which contain a high dosage of stimulants, including taurine and other artificial ingredients that can increase blood pressure and heart rate, cause joint pain, depression and sleeplessness as well as many other negative health effects. CUBA Herbal Energy Juice® is rapidly setting a new industry standard with its all-natural ingredients. It contains no caffeine, no taurine, no high fructose corn syrups and/or artificial sugars, no preservatives and no artificial ingredients.
The product is available in three unique flavors: Pomegranate-Cranberry, Wild Berry and Passion Fruit-Orange. BevNet, the beverage industry's go-to source for product reviews, stated, "CUBA is a superb tasting product. Unlike other juice infused energy products, this one ("Cuba") has a low level of sweetness and its boost is derived entirely from natural sources as opposed to added caffeine... it is one of the more innovative energy drinks we've seen in a while." For more information, visit http://cubabev.com/.
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