KOLOA, Hawaii, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — KonaRed Corporation (OTCQB: KRED), manufacturers of antioxidant juices, cold brew coffees and nutritional supplements from the unique and exclusive Hawaiian CoffeeBerry® coffee fruit from Kona, Hawaii, today announced that it has been selected to continue its shelf presence at over 400 select Target stores across the nation through 2016. KonaRed launched into Target in June of 2015, through placement of the Company’s 16oz original beverage products onto the store shelves of Target locations nationwide.
KonaRed’s President Kyle Redfield stated, “We are thrilled to continue to grow our relationship with Target. Solidifying our shelf space with Target is a significant accomplishment and a milestone for our Company. Target has been actively looking for cutting-edge products and beverages in the health-and-wellness category, and as an emerging leader in the functional Coffee Fruit category we feel this is a synergistic fit. Target has done a great job of expanding its grocery offerings and is quickly becoming a leader in this category, which makes their shelves a perfect place for KonaRed. This is a tremendous opportunity for our brand and is part of our primary focus of growing sales and distribution channels more aggressively in the coming quarters.”
KonaRed’s beverages and supplements are available at select Kroger, Safeway, Target, Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, Food 4 Less, 7-Eleven, Ralphs, and Fred Meyer stores, as well as many other retail locations throughout the U.S., Japan and Canada.
About KonaRed Corporation
KonaRed Corporation produces health and wellness nutritional products including beverages and nutritional supplements, which bring the attributes of Hawaiian Coffee fruit to an international consumer market. The Company was established in August 2008 and trades on the OTCQB under the symbol KRED. KonaRed, through a licensing agreement with FutureCeuticals, Inc., utilizes innovative, state of the art, proprietary processes that produce antioxidant extracts and powders from Hawaiian Coffee Fruit. The line of consumer packaged goods includes antioxidant rich extracts and powders from Hawaiian Coffee Fruit, which are used to produce KonaRed®’s ready to drink Antioxidant Juice, Green Tea, Coconut Water, On-the-Go Packs and 100% Hawaiian Coffee Fruit Powders. The company has also launched Ready To Drink Cold Brew Coffee, plus a line of Kona Coffee products. KonaRed Corporation is headquartered in Koloa, Hawaii, and its distribution center is in San Clemente, California. KonaRed products are sold in select Kroger, Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, Safeway, 7-Eleven, and many other retail outlets throughout the US, Japan and Canada. More information about KonaRed and its products can be found at www.konared.com.
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