BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (OTCQB:BRFH), a manufacturer of frozen, ready-to-blend beverages, is announcing a roll out within Wegmans Food Markets’ in-store restaurant concept The Pub. Wegmans is consistently recognized as one of the premier supermarkets in the country and an innovator in food retailing with 90 locations throughout the Northeast. The company currently operates 11 of its The Pub in-store restaurants with another opening soon.
Riccardo Delle Coste, Barfresh’s CEO stated, “Wegmans’ decades-long reputation as a leader in food retailing and customer engagement is unparalleled and we are honored to have our solution recognized by their team. Their in-store restaurant concept, The Pub, provides us with a great opportunity to demonstrate the quality and ease of use that is at the center of our company. Their concept features a full bar and restaurant that offers a made-to-order menu of fresh ingredients. The addition of Barfresh freshly made beverages to their menu provides patrons with additional better-for-you beverage choices that have traditionally been difficult to provide in a fast-paced restaurant environment. We look forward to building upon this new relationship as we review additional opportunities across Wegmans’ platform.”
About Barfresh Food Group
Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (OTCQB:BRFH) is a developer, manufacturer and distributor of ready-to-blend beverages, including smoothies, shakes and frappes, primarily for restaurant chains and the foodservice industry. The company’s proprietary, patented system uses portion-controlled pre-packaged beverage ingredients that deliver freshly made frozen beverages that are quick, cost efficient, better for you and without waste. PepsiCo North America Beverages, a division of PepsiCo, Inc., is the exclusive sales representative in North America within the food service channel for Barfresh’s full line of beverages. Barfresh has an exclusive distribution partnership with the leading food distributor in North America. For more information, please visit www.barfresh.com.
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