SILVER SPRING, Md., April 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunpeaks Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: SNPK) (PINKSHEETS: SNPK) (the "Company" or "Sunpeaks Ventures") and its wholly owned subsidiary Healthcare Distribution Specialists, LLC ("HDS") are pleased to announce that HDS has entered into a sponsorship agreement ("Agreement") with a major pro sports team ("Team") for the marketing of Clotamin, including advertising, media, and promotional elements. The Agreement is part of new marketing initiatives to launch Clotamin in 79 Walgreens stores in Oregon and southern Washington.
Under terms of the Agreement, HDS, in conjunction with Walgreens, will have the right to make use of the Team name and logo in connection with all advertising retail displays to be placed at Walgreens locations in the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area. HDS and Walgreens will also receive digital advertising space in the Rose Garden Arena on the lower ring and corners of the scoreboard and on all televisions menu boards at the arena during all Team home games. Clotamin advertising will also be displayed on the Team websites, subject to approval.
"We continue to grow awareness and acceptance of Clotamin nationwide through quality advertising, strong endorsements, and strategic sponsorships," stated Mackie A. Barch, CEO of Sunpeaks Ventures. "Launching in Oregon with pharmacy powerhouse Walgreens and a highly-recognizable pro sports team focused marketing campaign will allow us to quickly introduce the benefits of Clotamin to their many loyal customers and fans."
In addition, the Team has also agreed to provide promotional elements to support a no-purchase necessary, enter-to-win sweepstakes sponsored by HDS, Walgreens, and the Team, in connection with the advertising retail displays to be placed at Walgreens locations. Promotional elements may include, but are not limited to, tickets to Team home games, team clothing or merchandise, gift bags containing Team souvenirs, post-game events, tickets to non-Team events at the Rose Garden Arena, and gift cards.
Established in 1901, Walgreens is a national leader at developing and implementing innovative pharmacy practices from online sales to advanced Medical Therapy Management (MTM). Walgreens has been included for 19 consecutive years on Fortune Magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list. Walgreens has over 8350 stores throughout the United States.
About Sunpeaks Ventures, Inc.
Sunpeaks Ventures, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary Healthcare Distribution Specialists, LLC ("HDS"), is a nationally focused, value-added distributor of specialty drugs and over-the-counter ("OTC") branded multivitamins to the healthcare provider market. HDS also owns and markets Clotamin®, a specialized over-the-counter multivitamin product designed exclusively for use by patients also on Warfarin®, a popular blood thinner that has a long list of known adverse drug and food interactions.
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