Jamba Announces Increased Credit Agreement of $10 Million
EMERYVILLE, Calif. - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Nov. 1, 2012 - Jamba, Inc. (NASDAQ:JMBA) today announced that the Company has increased its credit agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association to $10 million. The amended Credit Agreement with Wells Fargo Bank expires on January 31, 2014, and speaks to the growing financial strength of the Company as momentum builds on its transformation efforts.
"We are pleased to continue our strong relationship with Wells Fargo,” stated James D. White, chairman, president and CEO, Jamba Inc. “While our current plans do not anticipate the need to borrow against the line, we like the fact that we have additional working capital from which to fund current and future growth initiatives.”
About Jamba, Inc.
Jamba, Inc. is a holding company which owns and franchises, on a global basis, Jamba Juice stores through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Jamba Juice Company. Jamba Juice (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 October 2, 2012, there were 788 store locations globally, consisting of 301 Company-owned and operated stores and 454 franchise-operated stores in the United States and 33 international stores. 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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