NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 22, 2011-- Last week, Jamba Juice® franchisee Stephen Baldi and JetBlue Airways surprised lucky customers celebrating the inaugural flights to the airline’s newest destinations from New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) International airport to Liberia, Costa Rica and La Romana, Dominican Republic with tasty Jamba Juice smoothies at JetBlue’s home base in Terminal 5.
The lucky JetBlue customers were treated to delicious Jamba Mango-A-Go-Go® and Caribbean Passion® smoothies as they boarded the airline on its inaugural flights to Liberia and La Romana, respectively.
“I am excited to serve Jamba’s great tasting, better-for-you, fresh squeezed juices and blended-to-order, whole fruit smoothies to customers traveling out of JetBlue’s JFK International Airport, Terminal 5,” said Stephen Baldi, Jamba Juice franchise owner and operator. “Jamba® offers refreshingly delightful beverage options that can bring a smile to even the weariest of travelers.”
Jamba is committed to bringing health and happiness to customers everywhere and has been inspiring and simplifying healthy living since its first California store opened in 1990. Jamba’s menu offerings are made from quality ingredients, taste great, and contain 0g trans fat, no high fructose corn syrup, no artificial flavors, and no artificial preservatives.
The Jamba Juice JFK JetBlue airport location is open from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven days a week, 365 days a year, based on airline arrivals and departures.
Air Ventures LGA, LLC is an affiliate of Air Ventures, LLC, the franchisee that owns and operates the Jamba Juice location in Maryland’s Baltimore Washington International (BWI) airport. Air Ventures, LLC principals Bill Newlin and George Walker, and Air Ventures LGA, LLC principal, Stephen Baldi, have over 10 years of collective experience in the franchise business and currently own and operate more than 13 restaurant venues in airports across the country, including Great Lakes Brewing Company in the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport AIRMALL in Cleveland, Ohio and the Cisco Brew Pub in the Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts.
Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ: JMBA), was founded in 1990 and is a leading destination for specialty better-for-you beverage and food offerings, including great tasting whole fruit smoothies, fresh squeezed juices, hot beverages including organic coffee and tea, hot oatmeal made with organic steel cut oats, wraps, salads, sandwiches, California Flatbreads™, premium frozen yogurt, and a variety of baked goods and snacks. Jamba-branded products for at-home enjoyment are also available through select retailers across the nation. Jamba has more than 750 locations nationwide with a growing presence in airports and college campuses. Fans can find out more about Jamba's locations as well as specific offerings and promotions by visiting the Jamba Juice website at http://www.jambajuice.com, Jamba's Facebook fan page at http://www.facebook.com/jambajuice, on Twitter at firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting Jamba's Customer Care team at 1.866.4R-FRUIT (473-7848).
New York-based JetBlue Airways has created a new airline category based on value, service and style. Known for its award-winning service and free TV as much as its low fares, JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach of any U.S. airline (based on average fleet-wide seat pitch) and super-spacious Even More Legroom seats. JetBlue is also America's first and only airline to offer its own Customer Bill of Rights, with meaningful and specific compensation for customers inconvenienced by service disruptions within JetBlue's control. Visit www.jetblue.com/promise for details. JetBlue serves 68 cities with 650 daily flights. Later this year, JetBlue plans to introduce service to St. Thomas and St. Croix, in the U.S. Virgin Islands. With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all fares are one-way, and an overnight stay is never required. For information or reservations call 1-800-JET-BLUE (1-800-538-2583), TTY/TDD 1-800-336-5530, 1-801-365-2583, or visit www.jetblue.com.
Air Ventures LGA, LLC
Stephen Baldi, 202-286-1788
Source: Jamba Juice Company