Function Drinks Launches into Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Redondo Beach, CA – October 1, 2009 -Function Drinks announced today their launch into The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, the popular “California born and brewed” family-run specialty coffee and tea retailer. Starting today, Function is rolling into 16 of their Southern California locations from Ventura to Orange Counties and will continue expansion in coming months.

“The opportunity to work with another Southern California based brand as iconic as The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is thrilling,” said Dayton Miller, co-founder and CEO of Function Drinks. “We’re excited to offer customers our products as a grab-and-go option at such a premium and convenient retailer.”

Function Drinks will roll out Function: Light Weight Açai Pomegranate, Function: Urban Detox Citrus Prickly Pear, and Function: Alternative Energy Strawberry Guava. Retail price is set at $1.95.

About Function Drinks:

In 2004 during his surgical training, Dr. Alex Hughes discovered that with the right technical capabilities he could incorporate powerful all natural ingredients used everyday in hospitals into drinks with extraordinary functionality. Alex partnered with his longtime friends, Dayton Miller and Josh Simon, to create a drink line that would work to enhance the lives of their consumers.

Function Drinks represents the marriage of mainstream clinical science and beverages. Today, each beverage in the Function line is a piece of intellectual property and each formula has multiple patents applied or patents pending. As consumers turn to products with proven relevant functionality, the category of functional beverages has outpaced all others in the beverage industry. Function Drinks is both defining the category and leading the way.

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