LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Marley Coffee (OTCQB: JAMN), (www.marleycoffee.com), a sustainably grown, ethically farmed and artisan roasted gourmet coffee, announced that their RealCups, which are compatible with Keurig’s single serve K-cup machines, will become available at varying Kroger and Kroger subsidiary stores nationwide. The chain has over 3,574 stores in 31 states, and includes brands such as Krogers, Ralphs, Food 4 Less, and Fred Meyer . The initial rollout will encompass approximately 1,100 stores and the coffee can be found at times in the natural market aisle and other times in the main coffee aisle.
“This is a significant event in the life of Marley Coffee,” said Rohan Marley , Founder and Chairman of Marley Coffee. “We have been working hard to build a viable company that offers quality products, superb service to our customers and distribution partners, and value to our shareholders,” he added. “With our new deal to carry Marley Coffee in Kroger stores, we have taken a big step in our growth curve. I’d like to give thanks to Sherita Scott , the category manager at Kroger’s for being such a great partner in the process.”
The Kroger Co. is one of the world’s largest grocery retailers, with fiscal 2012 sales of $96.8 billion. Kroger’s Family of stores share the same belief in building strong local ties and brand loyalty with their customers. Kroger’s is also noted as having an excellent reputation as a company that cares about their customers and the environment. “We are very pleased to be working with Kroger’s,” commented Brent Toevs , CEO of Marley Coffee. “Their sustainability programs are a beacon for others to follow.”
Marley Coffee will be introducing 2 SKUs in a 12-pack RealCups at Kroger Stores. Get Up, Stand Up (light roast) and One Love 100% Ethiopia Yirgacheffe (medium roast).
About Jammin Java Corp., d/b/a Marley Coffee
Marley Coffee (corporate name Jammin Java Corp.) is a US-based company that provides premium, artisan roasted coffee to the grocery, retail, online, service, hospitality, office coffee service and big box store industry. Under its exclusive licensing agreement with 56 Hope Road, the Company continues to develop its coffee lines under the Marley Coffee brand. The Company is a fully reporting company quoted on the OTCQB under the symbol “JAMN“. Learn more at www.MarleyCoffee.com or visit the corporate website at www.JamminJavaCorp.com. Join us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MarleyCoffee or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/marleycoffee, where we post information that’s material and non-material about the Company.
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