SOURCE: KonaRed Corporation

January 16, 2014 09:05 ET

KonaRed Corporation Announces KonaRed Original and KonaRed Green Tea in 10.5oz Bottles Are Now Being Sold at Every Commissary in Hawaii Operated by the Defense Commissary Agency

KALAHEO, HI--(Marketwired - Jan 16, 2014) - KonaRed Corporation (www.KonaRed.com) (OTCBB: KRED); developers of the powerful Hawaiian Coffee Fruit wellness beverage which is sold in such retailers as Whole Foods, Safeway, Kmart, Wal-mart, 7-Eleven, Walgreens, and other stores throughout Hawaii and California; announced today its 10.5oz Original Antioxidant Juice and 10.5oz Green Tea are now available at every commissary in Hawaii operated by the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA). The announcement was made today by KonaRed CEO, Shaun Roberts.

Headquartered at Fort Lee, VA, The Defense Commissary Agency (www.commissaries.com) operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families in a safe and secure shopping environment. KonaRed's products can now be found in commissaries in Pearl Harbor, HI; Hickam, HI; Kaneohe Marine Corp Base, HI; and Wahiawa, HI.

Shaun Roberts stated, "We are honored to have our products on the shelves of all four commissaries throughout the great state of Hawaii. We look forward to continue expanding to other commissaries throughout the world operated by The Defense Commissary Agency."

About KonaRed Corporation
KonaRed Corporation is in the business of bringing the health and wellness attributes of Hawaiian Coffee fruit to the masses. KonaRed Corporation has developed an innovative, state of the art, proprietary process that produces extracts and powdered Hawaiian Coffee Fruit. The company is headquartered in Kalaheo, Hawaii. Learn more about the science behind coffee fruit and follow the healthy, Hawaiian active lifestyle by visiting www.konared.com. For additional information about the company and Investor Relations, please email invest@konared.com.

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