SOURCE: Global Beverage Solutions, Inc.

October 16, 2007 08:31 ET

Global Beverage Solutions Sells Investment for $700,000

PLANTATION, FL--(Marketwire - October 16, 2007) - Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GBVS) ("Global Beverage") today announced the sale to SOS Resource Services, Inc. of a secured promissory note issued by Rudy Partners, Ltd. for an aggregate purchase price of $700,000. In connection with such sale, Global Beverage received $100,000 in cash and a non-interest bearing note which requires the remaining amount of the purchase price to be paid in eight equal payments of $75,000 on a weekly basis, beginning on October 22, 2007.

Global Beverage had received the secured promissory note in connection with the sale of its 80% equity interest in Rudy Beverage, Inc. earlier this year. Global Beverage sold the secured promissory note to fund its operations. Global Beverage continues to hold a $1.8 million note issued by Rudy Beverage, Inc., which note may be converted under certain circumstances into shares of common stock of Rudy Beverage, Inc.

"We are very pleased to have completed this transaction which should help Global Beverage fund its operations through the remainder of 2007," said Jerry Pearring, President and CEO of Global Beverage. "We are also taking or seeking to take a number of additional steps which are intended to improve our financial condition and ability to continue as a going concern."

About Global Beverage Solutions, Inc.

Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. is focused on acquiring majority ownership interests in beverage-related companies, with a particular emphasis on companies operating in the imported bottled water and alternative or "New Age" beverage industries. Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. currently owns 100% of the outstanding equity interests in two beverage-related companies:

    
--  Aqua Maestro, Inc. - an importer and seller of bottled water through
    company-owned distribution to retailers and consumers in South Florida,
    direct sales to retailers outside of South Florida, direct sales to
    consumers generated through its website at www.aquamaestro.com and sales to
    third party distributors.
    
--  Beverage Network of Maryland, Inc. -  a New Age distributor based in
    Jessup, Maryland which distributes brands such as Welch's and Fiji water to
    retailers in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia, and the entire state of
    Maryland.
    


For additional information, please visit: http://www.globalbeveragesolutions.com.

About Rudy Beverage, Inc.

Founded by Notre Dame Football legend Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, Rudy Beverage, Inc. is focused on creating and distributing sports drinks that offer great taste and healthy alternative choices for parents, kids, athletes, and active people looking for something special. Rudy! Rudy! Flying Colors™ and Rudy Revolution™ are the first in the new line of low-sugar, high nutrition fortified beverages that also offer Rudy's inspirational message of hope -- that "never give up" spirit immortalized in the movie "RUDY" -- on every bottle. For additional information, please visit: http://www.rudybeverageinc.com.

About Rudy Partners, Ltd.

Founded by Notre Dame Football legend Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, Rudy Partners, Inc. is focused on creating, distributing and licensing "Rudy" branded products that offer healthier alternative choices for parents, kids, athletes, and active people looking for something special and backed by Rudy's inspirational message of hope -- that "never give up" spirit immortalized in the movie "RUDY" -- on every product.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements, including statements with regard to the future performance of Global Beverage. Words such as "believes," "expects," "projects," "should," and "future" or similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are subject to the inherent uncertainties in predicting future results and conditions. Certain factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements, and some of these factors are enumerated in Global Beverage's Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006, and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Global Beverage undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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