EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 24, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ: JMBA), a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand, continues to demonstrate its strong commitment to provide refreshing and great-tasting, better-for-you solutions with an all-new Make It Light™ option for its line of "Classic" smoothies in all of its stores. The Make It Light™ smoothies taste just as delicious as the original recipes but contain one-third fewer calories, sugar and carbohydrates.
Jamba Juice® Make It Light smoothies are made with whole fruit and fruit juice and provide 1.5 to 2 servings of fruit in every 16-ounce size. Most of the flavors provide an excellent source of Vitamin C, which helps support the immune system.
"Jamba Juice has been a leader in supporting our fans' healthy, active lifestyles with innovative, great-tasting, and better-for-you beverages for over 20 years, so it is only fitting that we now offer the Make-It-Light option," says Julie S. Washington, Senior Vice President and Chief Brand Officer, Jamba Juice Company. "We are excited to be in the business of providing a variety of convenient and delicious products to continue inspiring our customers to Live Fruitfully™ this summer."
Founded in 1990, Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ: JMBA) is a leading restaurant retailer of better-for-you, specialty beverage and food offerings, which include great tasting, whole fruit smoothies, fresh squeezed juices and juice blends, teas, hot oatmeal, breakfast wraps, sandwiches and mini-wraps, California Flatbreads™, 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 and in Jamba outlets. As of April 3, 2012, there were 769 Jamba Juice store locations globally. Jamba is a proud sponsor of Team Up for a Healthy America™ in the fight against childhood obesity and encourages fans to join the Team Up community of celebrities, athletes and other leaders committed to getting kids active and involved at www.myhealthpledge.com. Fans of Jamba Juice can find out more about Jamba Juice's locations as well as specific offerings and promotions by visiting the Jamba Juice website at www.JambaJuice.com or by contacting Jamba's Guest Services team at 1-866-4R-FRUIT (473-7848).
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