AL International (JCOF) Launches New Product

A Tasty Probiotic Sprinkle Marketed as Root Beer Belly is Immediately Available

Jan 07, 2013, 08:00 ET from AL International, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AL International, Inc. (Pinksheets: JCOF) (www.alintjcof.com), a fast growing, innovative, global direct marketer of healthy lifestyle and nutritional products and gourmet fortified coffee, announced today the release of their new, unique probiotic supplement, Root Beer Belly™.  Root Beer Belly™ is the latest addition to Youngevity Essential Life Sciences wide-range of high-quality; healthy products that not only tastes as delicious as a root beer float, but helps to maintain the balance of good bacteria that your body needs to maintain a healthy digestive and immune system. 

With digestive health becoming more and more of a concern, affecting about 90 million people in the United States alone, Youngevity sought to address this with a high-quality probiotic supplement.  Root Beer Belly™ is a tasty root beer flavored, microencapsulated probiotic sprinkle that provides you with 5 of the most beneficial probiotic strains that help keep your intestinal bacteria balanced; supporting healthy digestion and boosting your overall immune system. * Microencapsulated probiotics are able to withstand stomach acidity and survive to reach your intestines where they can cultivate most effectively, providing you with several optimal health benefits.

 The benefits of the probiotic strains in Root Beer Belly are:

  • Improves and Supports a healthy digestive system
  • Enhances immune system response
  • Helps reduce  lactose intolerance
  • Alleviates digestive disorders
  • Helps maintain healthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels
  • Promotes healthy bacteria in the intestines
  • Inhibits the growth of harmful bacteria
  • Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Glycemic-Friendly
  • Only 4 calories per packet

More and more, health professionals are recommending probiotic consumption due to the many health benefits they provide. Steve Wallach, CEO of Youngevity Essential Sciences adds, "With so many probiotic supplements and probiotic yogurts on the market today, we wanted to make sure that we offered a unique and highly beneficial product to our customers. We believe Root Beer Belly™ truly will be a great addition to the digestive health of anyone from children to adults."

For additional information regarding Youngevity's products, visit: www.alintjcof.com

About Youngevity(R) Essential Life Sciences

Youngevity Essential Life Sciences (www.youngevity.com ), headquartered in San Diego, CA, is a nutrition and lifestyle-related services company dedicated to promoting vibrant health and flourishing economics. Founded in 1997 by Drs. Joel Wallach, DVM, ND, and Ma Lan, MD, as AL Global, Inc., the company adopted the name Youngevity in 2006. Youngevity is the only direct selling company to have a qualified FDA Health Claim. Dr. Wallach's work has been published in more than 70 peer-reviewed and referenced scientific journals and books.

About AL International

AL International, Inc. JCOF (www.alintjcof.com) is a fast-growing, innovative, multi-dimensional company that offers a wide range of consumer products and services, primarily through person-to-person selling relationships that comprise a "network of networks." The company also is a vertically-integrated producer of the finest coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels. AL International was formed after the merger of Youngevity Essential Life Sciences (www.youngevity.com) and Javalution Coffee Company in the summer of 2011.

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AL International, Investor Relations

John Zervas

800-982-3189 X 6509

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