LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marley Coffee (OTCQB: JAMN), (www.marleycoffee.com), a sustainably grown, ethically farmed and artisan roasted gourmet coffee, announced that their popular RealCups are now launching in all 686 BI-LO and Winn-Dixie stores. Marley Coffee is an international gourmet coffee company founded by Rohan Marley, sourcing beans from around the world, including Ethiopia, Central America and Jamaica
"We are thrilled to be in Winn-Dixie and BI-LO stores," commented Rohan Marley, Founder and Chairman of Marley Coffee. "Given the opportunity, we strongly believe that our products will do well in these much loved neighborhood stores, not only because our coffee tastes wonderful, but also because our companies share the same community driven values."
BI-LO and Winn-Dixie will carry three of Marley Coffee's most popular blends, including Get Up, Stand Up (light roast), One Love 100% Ethiopia Yirgacheffe (medium), and Lively Up 5 Bean Espresso (medium dark). The beans from Jamaica are from a 52-acre private estate that sits atop the Blue Mountains in Chepstowe, Portland, Jamaica, long revered as the region with the world's most desirable coffee beans. From the Marley's Jamaica Blue Mountain® coffee farm, to partner farms in Africa, Central America and other top coffee-growing regions worldwide, Marley Coffee strives to support communities and the environment through organic, sustainable and ethical practices.
"As Marley Coffee continues to gain distribution in major supermarkets throughout the nation, we are positioned to see significant growth in our company," according to Brent Toevs, CEO of Marley Coffee. "We are implementing our business and distribution plan ahead of schedule, which we believe will deliver value to our shareholders and firmly establish our company as a leading player in the industry."
About BI-LO Holdings
BI-LO Holdings is the ninth-largest traditional supermarket chain in the United States. Under the banner names of BI-LO and Winn-Dixie, the company employs nearly 60,000 associates who serve customers in 686 grocery stores and 482 in-store pharmacies throughout the eight southeastern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. BI-LO and Winn-Dixie are well-known and well-respected regional brands with deep heritages, strong neighborhood ties, proud histories of giving back, talented and loyal associates, and strong commitments to providing the best possible quality and value to customers. For more information, please visit www.bi-lo.com and www.winn-dixie.com.
To find the closest Winn-Dixie store, visit www.winndixie.com/Store_Locations/Search.asp.
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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