THOMASVILLE, Ga., Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SportsQuest, Inc., (Pink Sheets: SPQS) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Maize Pluss, had a successful meeting with the New York City School District Teachers Union and will launch a test market for the Zabo Gourmet Vegetable Chips in several New York City schools.
"Our distributor was greeted with an overwhelming response to the taste and nutritional value of our Zabo Gourmet Vegetable Chips. We have asked for a follow-up meeting to implement the program district wide. Our goal is to replace the traditional, beans and peas out of a can currently in school lunches country wide," stated Cesar Restrepo, President of Maize Pluss.
Maize Pluss' Vegetable Chips, now being marketed as Zabo Gourmet Vegetable Chips, are a healthy alternative to potato chips, with a naturally crunchy taste straight from the bag. The chips maintain the original color, flavor and nutrition of the vegetable without the use of chemical additives. It has many advantages, such as low fat, low calorie and high fiber, crispy and delicious, rich in vitamin and mineral matter great for your health. Vegetable chips are made from a variety of fresh vegetables cooked by low-temperature vacuum cooking, thus reducing carcinogens. Vacuum cooking is a process to vacuum cook food at a low temperature, retaining more of their natural colors, flavors and nutrition and providing a crisp and delicious savory taste. Vacuum cooking prevents the loss of nutrients of the food from high temperature cooking. Vacuum cooking is the ideal technology to produce the next generation of healthy snack foods.
Maize Pluss is a producer of White Hominy Corn, White Corn Meal, Vegetable Chips, Pop's Liquid Sunshine BBQ Sauce and many other sauces. The company markets products under Bocaditos Snacks and Pop's Liquid Sunshine brands. More information may be obtained at www.maizepluss.com and www.popsliquidsunshine.com.
For more information, please contact SportsQuest, Inc. at (229) 469-1068.
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SOURCE SportsQuest, Inc.