THE REPUBLIC OF TEA INTRODUCES NEW POMEGRANATE GREEN TEA FEATURING HEALTHFUL POM WONDERFUL POMEGRANATE JUICE

@@img1NOVATO, CA – Two brands recognized for fostering a lifestyle of health, balance and well being — The Republic of Tea® and POM Wonderful® – come together to create Pomegranate Green Tea, available now. The Republic of Tea expertly blends the finest China green tea with flavorful POM Wonderful pomegranate juice to fashion this healthful and refreshing new brew.

Pomegranate Green Tea is contained in an award-winning recyclable, airtight tin and features The Republic of Tea’s signature round, natural unbleached tea bags (free of unnecessary strings, tags or staples). Pomegranate Green Tea is made from fine China green tea and POM Wonderful pomegranate juice. As with all The Republic of Tea products, ingredients are all natural and preservative free. A 2.8 oz tin, containing 50 tea bags, has a suggested retail price of $9.

The new Pomegranate Green Tea and additional products from The Republic of Tea are available nationwide at natural and specialty food stores, restaurants/cafes, through the company Web site, (www.REPUBLICofTEA.com), mail-order catalogue and by calling 800-298-4TEA (4832).

POM Wonderful. POM Wonderful is the world’s largest grower and marketer of the Wonderful variety of fresh pomegranates. The Wonderful pomegranate is cultivated in orchards located in Central California. This pomegranate variety is renowned for its exquisite sweet flavor, beautiful color and bountiful juice. In addition to selling fresh pomegranates throughout the United States, from October through January, POM Wonderful also squeezes its fresh fruit to make POM Wonderful all-natural pomegranate juice. This unique, healthy, refreshing super-premium pomegranate juice is on sale in the refrigerated produce section of supermarkets and grocery stores nationwide.

The Republic of Tea. The Republic of Tea was founded in 1992 with the purpose of enriching people’s lives through the experience of fine teas and the Sip by Sip way of life – a life of health, balance and well-being. It is a progressive and socially conscious business recognized for over 150 premium teas and herbs, restaurant and retail ready-to-drink bottled iced teas (no calories and unsweetened), healthy chai concentrates, the world’s only Tea Honey, Tea Jam, exclusive Imperial Republic Tea Oil®, motivational business books and nature-inspired tea ware.

For more information please contact: Marideth Post, The Republic of Tea, 415.382.3443, marideth@republicoftea.com or Fiona Posell, POM Wonderful, 310.966.5810, fposell@pomwonderful.com