Sun Shower introduces two new flavors
ORLANDO, Fla. Sun Shower has added two new flavors‹Nectarine Cranberry and Nectarine Grape Orange‹to its growing line of 100% Nectarine juices.
“Both children and adults love the expanded variety and the unique nutritional value we are offering,” said Chris New, founder, chairmand and chief executive officer of NBI Juiceworks. “By drinking one 12-ounce bottle of Sun Shower a day, you will get the equivalent of three servings of fruit.”
The seven varieties of Sun Shower 100% Nectarine juice, which also include nectarine, nectarine berry, nectarine mango, nectarine acai and nectarine pmegranate, are high in potassium, vitamin C, antioxidants and are rich in beta carotene. Currently available in 12-ounce and 28-ounce containers, Sun Shower 100% Nectarine juices are found in the produce section of major retailers.
A&P, Pathmark agree to notify FTC on merger closing
MONTVALE, N.J. A&P and Pathmark have entered an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to provide the FTC notice of their intention to consummate A&P’s acquisition of Pathmark at least two weeks before the closing. They will not give such notice sooner than Oct. 5.
As previously report, both A&PIs majority shareholder, Tengelmann, and Pathmark received second requests from the FTC on April 18. Under the agreement, the grocers agreed that they would not consummate A&PIs acquisition of Pathmark for at least 60 days following the data that A&P and Pathmark comply with the second requests. They announced on July 16 that both parties had submitted certificates of compliance to the FTC. In early August, the grocers entered into an agreement with the FTC providing that they would not consummate the deal before Sept. 25.
A&P and Pathmark have stated that they are cooperating with the FTC.
Mike and Ike introduces lemonade flavor, donates dollars
BETHLEHEM, Pa. Just Born Inc. has partnered with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, an organization that raises money for children with cancer, the company announced at last week’s NCA All Candy Expo.
Just Born’s Mike and Ike candy brand will make a minimum donation of $100,000 per year to this foundation to assist in its fight to cure childhood cancer.
The company also unveiled a new flavor of its Mike and Ike candies called Mike and Ike Lemonade Blends, which was the winning flavor in the company’s consumer contest.
“Alexandra Scott [whom the ALSF is named after] set an example for all of us, and we would like to help continue her vision by teaming up with ALSF, said vice president of brand development and services Kathy Bassininski. “Our new delicious Mike and Ike Lemonade Blends variety will be sure to sweeten the success of the important endeavors of ALSF.”