BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning October 10th, SUBWAY® restaurants will feature Honest Kids juice drinks nationwide as the newest addition to its SUBWAY Fresh Fit for Kids Meal® menu, which features delicious and nutritious options for kids. USDA-certified organic Honest Kids juice drinks will be available in the Super Fruit Punch variety in 6 oz. juice boxes.
Created in 2007 by the makers of Honest Tea, Honest Kids organic juice drinks are the nation’s top selling organic kids’ juice drink. All Honest Kids varieties are certified organic and sweetened only with fruit juice, and at 35 calories per 6 oz. juice box, Honest Kids Super Fruit Punch has a light and refreshing taste.
“We’re thrilled to have Honest Kids join the SUBWAY Fresh Fit for Kids Meal® menu as part of their new lineup of nutritious kids offerings,” said Ami Mathur, Honest Tea’s General Manager, Brand Marketing. “Joining forces with SUBWAY restaurants is a huge milestone for the Honest Kids brand, and we’re looking forward to increasing access to organic products with simple ingredients in the Foodservice Channel as consumer demand continues to grow.”
“Honest Kids is such a tasty organic beverage option for kids – I need to thank my son for suggesting it!” said co-founder and TeaEO Emeritus Seth Goldman. “We’re fired up to see Honest Kids offered at SUBWAY – it’s a perfect fit for their Fresh Fit for Kids Meal® menu.”
SUBWAY® restaurants Dietitian Lanette Kovachi remarked, “As a mom and dietitian, I think Honest Kids beverages are a great option for kids. It is a staple in my home for my own kids; it tastes great and is sweetened only with fruit juice.”
For more information on the SUBWAY Fresh Fit for Kids Meal® menu, visit www.subway.com
ABOUT SUBWAY® restaurants
Guests in 112 countries have easy access to a fresh line-up of vegetables for their made-to-order sandwiches and salads at any of the more than 44,000 franchised locations. The company, founded 50 years-ago by then 17-year-old Fred DeLuca and family-friend Dr. Peter Buck, is still a family-owned business with thousands of dedicated franchisees/entrepreneurs in neighborhoods around the world, providing easy access to vegetables and detailed nutrition, dietary, and healthy lifestyle information. This has been a priority for the SUBWAY® restaurant chain for many years. To learn more, visit www.subway.com. SUBWAY® is a registered trademark of Subway IP Inc.
ABOUT Honest® Tea
Honest Tea, Inc. seeks to create and promote great-tasting, organic beverages and extend economic opportunities to communities in need. Founded in 1998 in Bethesda, MD, Honest Tea is the nation's top-selling organic bottled tea company, specializing in beverages that are Just a Tad Sweet®. Honest Tea’s product lines include: Honest®ready-to-drink bottled teas, Honest Kids® organic juice drinks, Honest® freshly brewed iced tea, Honest Summer Refreshers™, and Honest Fizz® zero calorie sodas. All drinks are USDA Organic, and all tea leaf varieties and cane sugar are Fair Trade Certified®. Honest Tea is a multi-year winner of awards from the Alliance for Workplace Excellence and a Montgomery County, MD Certified Green Business. In 2011, The Coca-Cola Company fully acquired Honest Tea, and there are passionate teams in both Bethesda, MD and Atlanta, GA--as well as across the country & around the world--working together to grow the brand. For more information, visit https://www.honesttea.com/, Facebook.com/HonestTea, and twitter.com/HonestTea.