Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED)(OTCBB: REEDP), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that Trimana, a specialty upscale foodservice restaurant chain throughout the greater Los Angeles area has authorized Reed’s and Virgil’s premium sodas and candy in all 46 locations. Founded more than 18 years ago, Trimana is known as an upscale restaurant chain offering fresh, healthy and wholesome foods for breakfast and lunch. Trimana’s retail store fronts, office building and food court locations are situated in high profiles areas such as, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Burbank, Century City & Los Angeles Airport, just to name a few.
“Trimana has a unique niche in providing delicious, wholesome meals, catering and delivery services to busy offices and retail locations in and around Los Angeles,” commented Christopher Reed, Founder and CEO of Reed’s, Inc. “Their menu is updated daily and features a variety of fresh foods, salads, and sandwiches. The Reed’s & Virgil’s Premium, All Natural, award winning sodas and candy will be a perfect compliment to Trimana’s selection of gourmet and wholesome foods.”
Neal Cohane, Reed’s Senior VP of Sales and Marketing stated, “We are excited to have our brands in Trimana, a growing premium restaurant chain with phenomenal locations. Patrons of Trimana will now be able to enjoy Reed’s & Virgil’s natural alternative brewed beverages conveniently and often. Trimana offers a tremendous opportunity to gain additional presence throughout the greater LA market. Todd Engstrum, our So Cal Region Manager continues to capitalize on all market opportunities, increasing our company’s penetration through new channels of business everyday.”
About Reed's, Inc.Reed's, Inc. makes the top selling natural sodas in the natural foods industry sold in over 10,500 natural food markets and supermarkets nationwide. In 2009, Reed’s started producing Private Label natural beverages for select national chains. Its six award-winning non-alcoholic Ginger Brews are unique in the beverage industry, being brewed, not manufactured and using fresh ginger, spices and fruits in a brewing process that predates commercial soft drinks. The Company owns the top selling root beer line in natural foods, the Virgil's Root Beer product line, and the top selling cola line in natural foods, the China Cola product line. Recently, Reed's introduced its ‘Reed’s Rx’ line of ginger-based nausea relief products for the drug store market and acquired the Sonoma Sparkler brand, a sparkling juice celebration drink with an established customer base. Other product lines include: Reed's Ginger Candies and Reed's Ginger Ice Creams.