SOURCE: Bebida Beverage Company

November 04, 2009 09:04 ET

Bebida Beverages Proud to Announce Texas Partner

MOORESVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - November 4, 2009) - Bebida Beverage Company (PINKSHEETS: BBDA) is proud to announce that they have partnered with Austin Beverages to distribute their product line in Texas. Austin Beverages, out of Austin, Texas, has been added to the network of distribution outlets for the Koma Unwind "Chillaxation Drink™." Austin Beverages services 550 locations in 4 counties, and their sales personnel are anxious to get the popular new product on the shelves. The 4 counties that are covered by Austin Beverages are Travis, Bastrop, Williamson, and Hays. The territory covered by the distributor includes stores such as 7-11 and other regional and national chains.

"We are excited about this new distribution outlet for the company and the brand, this is one of several new partnerships that are coming together and the future is bright," said CEO Brian Weber. "Austin Beverages has a proven track record and this partnership will undoubtedly be very successful for all involved."

Co-owner Depack Bajaj stated, "With the relaxation category virtually exploding overnight, co-owner Brad Miller and I are pleased to have a brand like Koma Unwind in our portfolio. With the diverse line of products (Unwind, Unwind sugar free, and shots) we are looking forward to success with these products."

Also in Texas the #02 Koma Unwind Chevy will be hitting the track for the weekend's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event. Andy Ponstein will be behind the wheel of the Corrie Stott racing machine at the Texas Motor Speedway. The expansion of the Koma Unwind brand into Texas markets will be complemented nicely by the media exposure generated by the racing event in the area.

"With an experienced distributor like Austin Beverages we have taken yet another step in realizing the potential of the Koma Unwind product. The sales representatives are excited and we are also, because this is a great stride in growing this company and increasing our shareholder value," said VP Daisy Ramirez.

POTENCIA Energy Drink is a 3-year-old Latin energy drink. POTENCIA is made with real fruit concentrate that is imported from Mexico and Central America. POTENCIA was developed for Latinos but enjoyed by everyone! POTENCIA also offers a berry flavored 2 oz. energy shot, accurately named POTENCIA Blast!

Bebida Beverages Co. is the maker and developer of several beverages including: Piranha Water, Guppy Water, Koma Unwind (Relaxation Beverage) and Koma Shot.

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