Chicago, IL – (March 23, 2015) – Protein2o’s sugar free line of protein-enhanced waters in a variety of flavors, has announced a chain-wide distribution deal with Jewel Osco. The 185 store grocery chain with stores in Illinois, Iowa and Indiana will carry Protein2o Grape Splash, Berry Splash, Lemon Splash and their newest Wild Cherry Splash in 16.9 oz. bottles.
“Over the past 6 months, we have demonstrated unprecedented success in grocery channels where we have unquestionably driven incremental sales as demand grows”, said Brian Stuckelman, VP of Sales at Protein2o Inc. “We have an exciting list of new retailers joining the Protein2o movement as consumers thirst for low-calorie, lifestyle protein options. Protein2o is a perfect fit for the enhanced or new age water set in every grocery store across the country.”
In addition to Jewel Osco, leading retailers like Target, Kroger, Mariano’s and Giant Eagle have added Protein2o to their beverage mix in recent months.
Protein2o is the first line of naturally flavored, low-calorie waters enhanced with 15g of protein and electrolytes giving consumers a way to stay hydrated while also providing an impressive amount of protein (30% RDA) to keep bodies in optimal health. With only 70 calories, Protein2o is the lowest calorie RTD protein beverage available and is the ideal beverage for anyone wanting to lose weight, improve their physique, stay energized, or simply live a healthy lifestyle.
Protein2o was born from the crazy idea that there’s a better way to consume the two most important nutrients to our body, water and protein. A way that doesn’t taste chalky and isn’t filled with calories, carbs or even sugar. Behold, Protein2o, crisp, clean water enhanced with 15g of protein to nourish your body and electrolytes to keep you hydrated. Our light, thirst-quenching flavors, Berry Splash, Grape Splash and Lemon Splash, will make your taste buds’ dreams come true and change the way you think about protein. To learn more, visit us at drinkprotein2o.com or join the protein movement @protein2o.
About Jewel Osco
Jewel-Osco operates 185 stores in Illinois, Iowa and Indiana. With a market-leading position in Chicago, Jewel-Osco stores offer consumers the convenience of combined grocery and pharmacy retail, in addition to services such as fuel centers at select locations. Originally established in 1899, the company and its associates remain committed to the communities they serve, contributing more than $4 million each year to a variety of local charitable causes. For more information about Jewel-Osco, please visit www.jewelosco.com or www.oscopharmacy.com.