EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ:JMBA), a leading lifestyle brand with a passion for making healthful living fun, announced today that the Panen Lestari Internusa (“PLI”) group has opened the first Jamba Juice location in Indonesia. The store is located in the popular Central Park Mall, in Jakarta. PLI is a subsidiary of Mitra Adiperkasa (“MAP”), the largest retailer in Indonesia, with more than 1,800 retail outlets, a portfolio of 150 brands, and over 22,000 employees.
The Jakarta store brings the total number of Jamba locations to 886 stores globally.
“We are excited to introduce the Jamba Juice brand in Indonesia,” said Agus Gozali, Managing Director of PT, PLI. “Their menu of local fruit-based products are aligned with our consumers’ needs. Central Park Mall is one of the largest premium lifestyle malls in Indonesia and by adding a lifestyle brand like Jamba Juice to the mall we will ensure consumers have access to menu offerings that are both fit and fun. The Jamba store will be located at one of the mall’s major entrances, making it highly convenient for mall guests.”
In addition to Jamba’s top selling products like Strawberries Wild® and Banana Berry™, the Indonesian menu will include several local products featuring popular Indonesian fruits, including guava and dragon fruit.
“The launch of our first Indonesian location is significant for the Jamba brand and business. We continue to see demand for our hand-made, premium products across the globe,” noted Arnaud Joliff, Senior Vice President, Chief Systems Officer and GM International at Jamba Juice. “We are very fortunate to be represented in Indonesia by such a knowledgeable, passionate and well-established partner as PLI. We look forward to many years of partnership as we build the Jamba Juice brand in Indonesia.”
Jamba Juice is currently awarding franchise opportunities in other select markets around the globe. For more information, please visit www.jambafranchise.com.
About Jamba, Inc.
Jamba, Inc., owns and franchises Jamba Juice® stores through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Jamba Juice Company. Jamba Juice Company is a leading restaurant retailer of better-for-you, specialty beverage and food offerings, which include great tasting, whole fruit smoothies, fresh-squeezed juices and juice blends, hot teas and a variety of food items including, hot oatmeal, breakfast wraps, sandwiches, Artisan Flatbreads™, Energy Bowls™, baked goods and snacks. As of March 29, 2016, there were 885 store locations globally. There were 68 Company-owned and operated stores and 752 Franchise-operated stores in the United States, and 65 Franchise-operated international stores. Jamba Juice Company expanded the Jamba® brand by direct selling of consumer packaged goods (“CPG”) and licensing its trademarks. CPG products for at-home enjoyment are also available online, through select retailers across the nation and in Jamba® outlets in the United States.
Fans of Jamba Juice® can find out more about Jamba Juice's locations as well as specific offerings and promotions by visiting the Jamba Juice website at www.jambajuice.com or by contacting Jamba’s Guest Services team at 1-866-4R-FRUIT (473-7848).