OLD TAPPAN, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 07/29/10 -- New Leaf Brands, Inc. (OTCBB: NLEF) ("Company"), a provider of great tasting, all natural, healthy beverages, today announced new distribution in Santa Fe, New Mexico through a recognized and established distributor. New Mexico marks the 36th state where New Leaf's 12 unique tea flavors sweetened with 100% organic cane sugar, 4 lemonades made with 6%-10% real fruit juice and sweetened with 100% organic cane sugar and 2 diet iced teas sweetened with Splenda will be distributed and sold. The Company's national distribution strategy continues to accelerate as New Leaf secures prominent retailers and distributors in the West and Southwest.
Eric Skae, New Leaf President and CEO, stated, "We continue to reach distribution milestones with the addition of this prominent distributor in Santa Fe, New Mexico, marking the 36th state where New Leaf products are now available. This puts us one step closer to establishing coast to coast national distribution. The warmer Southern states such as New Mexico are ideally suited to cool off with one of our 18 refreshing beverages. Our pursuit continues to open new distribution in the remaining states and further develop sales in all markets by introducing future fans to 'The Official Beverage of Taste.'"
About New Leaf Brands, Inc.:
Founded by Eric Skae in 2004 in Orangeburg, New York, New Leaf Brands (OTCBB: NLEF) was born out of the vision to provide consumers with a healthy and great tasting beverage. New Leaf Brands are available in 12 unique tea flavors sweetened with 100% organic cane sugar, 4 lemonades made with 6%-10% real fruit juice and sweetened with 100% organic cane sugar and 2 diet iced teas sweetened with Splenda.
In the US, the refreshing beverages can be found in over 12,000 outlets, including restaurants, delis, health food stores, pizzerias and other retail establishments. For more information, please visit http://www.newleafbrands.com/ or follow New Leaf on Twitter @DrinkNewLeaf and become a fan on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Leaf-Tea/142029534279?ref=ts).
This press release may contain forward-looking statements, made in reliance upon Section 21D of the Exchange Act of 1934, which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties or other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results, performance, or expectations implied by these forward-looking statements. The Company's expectations, among other things, are dependent upon general economic conditions, continued demand for its products, the availability of raw materials, retention of its key management and operating personnel, its ability to operate its subsidiary companies effectively, need for and availability of additional capital as well as other uncontrollable or unknown factors which are more fully disclosed in the Company's Form 10-Ks and 10-Qs on file with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
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