Jamba, Inc. (NASDAQ:JMBA) a leading health and wellness brand today announced that consumers will soon be able to bypass the line at stores nationwide by using the new Jamba mobile order ahead app. The new smartphone tool, designed to meet the needs of today's time-constrained consumer, will be available by mid-November on the Jamba Juice app and will be supported by over 600 Jamba stores across the U.S.

The Jamba mobile order ahead app will reduce wait times for guests and continue the brand's ongoing commitment to enhance the in-store experience. The Company continues to remain ahead of the curve in the use of technology as consumers increasingly turn to mobile technology for their retail transactions.

"The nationwide launch of the order ahead app will allow Jamba to compete effectively for the on-the-go consumer in the QSR space where consumers increasingly engage with brands on different platforms at different stages of the path to purchase," said Julie S. Washington, Jamba chief marketing and innovation officer. "Mobile has become a part of doing business that guests expect from Jamba, and the mobile app will provide us with additional data about app users and their purchase behavior which will enable us to provide more targeted messaging and drive increased revenue".

Digital commerce in the Jamba mobile order ahead application was developed by Olo, a leader in online ordering. "We are thrilled to help Jamba Juice bring digital hospitality to their loyal guests," said Noah Glass, Founder & CEO of Olo ( www.olo.com). "Mobile restaurant customers love the ease of ordering and paying for their favorite orders in a few taps on their smartphone."

The Jamba app was launched earlier this year. Mobile order ahead is one of several new features Jamba plans to incorporate during the following year.

About Jamba

Founded in 1990, Jamba, Inc. is a leading restaurant retailer of better-for-you, specialty beverage and food offerings, which include great tasting, whole fruit smoothies, fresh squeezed juices and juice blends, hot teas, and a variety of food items including hot oatmeal, breakfast wraps, sandwiches, Artisan Flatbreads™, baked goods, and snacks. As of June 30, 2015, there were 807 Jamba® stores system-wide in the United States, of which 601 are franchise-operated stores, and 206 are Company-owned. Jamba is a proud sponsor of "Team Up for a Healthy America" in the fight against childhood obesity and encourages fans to join the Team Up community of celebrities, athletes, and other leaders committed to getting kids active and involved at www.myhealthpledge.com. Fans of Jamba Juice can find out more about Jamba Juice's locations as well as specific offerings and promotions by visiting the Jamba Juice website at www.JambaJuice.com or by contacting Jamba's Guest Services team at 1-866-4R-FRUIT (473- 7848).

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