Island Abbey Foods™ – Creator of Honibe – Pure Honey Joy® – Announces Their Newest Innovation: PurAgave™ – 100% Pure Dried Agave


Island Abbey Foods™, the creator of the award winning (and space traveling!) Honibe – Pure Honey Joy® brand of honey products, announced today the launch of the world’s first line of 100% pure dried Agave products under their newest food and natural health product brand: PurAgave™. Hand crafted from the finest select Premium Blue Agave Nectar from Mexico, PurAgave™ solid Agave products include sweeteners, candies and natural health products.

For Immediate Release

Anaheim, CA – Natural Products Expo West – March 7th, 2014 – Island Abbey Foods, a PEI, Canada based specialty food and natural health product producer, has announced today the launch of their newest innovation: PurAgave™ – 100% pure dried Agave products. Island Abbey Foods, the creator of the award winning (and space traveling!) Honibe – Pure Honey Joy® line of pure dried honey products, has created a novel patented pure dried platform technology to solidify Blue Agave Nectar. This new platform technology maintains the natural flavor, color and other elements of the raw Agave and does not de-nature it in any way.

“We are very excited to announce, after several years of research and development, our newest tasty product innovation: pure solid Agave”, stated John Rowe, President of Island Abbey Foods Ltd. “Our goal at Island Abbey Foods is to continue to introduce world’s first products for consumers looking for high quality food and natural health products, as we have done with our Honibe brand. PurAgave is a reflection of our team’s hard work and creativity as we continue to pursue this passion. All I can say is Mmmmmm, they did good!”

The PurAgave brand product line includes: PurAgave Agave Delights™, the world’s first 100% pure dried Agave candy and sweetener for tea or coffee; and PurAgave Agave Lozenges™, which contain 100% pure dried Agave with a small amount of naturally derived menthol and eucalyptus, and no artificial ingredients. PurAgave Agave Delights are a delicious treat or sweetener for a hot beverage, are only 10 calories per piece (2.5 g) and are available in bulk or in packages of 20 pieces. PurAgave Agave Lozenges are for the temporary relief of sore throat and nasal congestion, are also only 10 calories per piece (2.5 g) and are available in blister packages of 10 lozenges. PurAgave products are all conveniently sized for easy transport in pockets, cars, briefcases or purses for enjoyment anywhere. Island Abbey Foods will be featuring the new PurAgave product line on their online retail store at for direct purchase. Interested retailers and distributors may contact us at:

About Island Abbey Foods Ltd.
Island Abbey Foods is a Health Canada and FDA licensed specialty food, natural health product, and medicated health product producer based in Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada. We are a 6th generation PEI agricultural family business with our feet firmly planted in our Island’s bright red soil (ideal for farming with its high iron and nutrient content).

We are known for the award winning (and space traveling…yes, it’s true!) Honibe – Pure Honey Joy® (hon-ee-bee) brand: our line of all natural, specialty liquid and pure dried, solid honey products from PEI. Under our Honibe – Pure Honey Joy brand we offer innovative products like the Honey Drop®, the world’s first 100% pure, no mess, solid Honey To Go™! We also have Honey Delights® honey candies and suckers / lollipops, Honey Sprinkles™ granulated honey, and Honibe Honey For Health™ products including: Honibe Honey Vitamins™ with vitamin C and D, and Honey Lozenges™ with added menthol and eucalyptus for sore throat and nasal congestion relief.

The PurAgave® brand of products continues this tradition: all natural, 100% pure dried, solid Agave sweeteners, candies and natural health products including PurAgave Agave Delights™ and PurAgave Agave Lozenges™. PurAgave products are produced from the finest premium pure Blue Agave Nectar selected from the best sources available in Mexico. We invite you to try our products.
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Media Inquiries:
Island Abbey Foods Ltd.
Lindsay Mulligan, Marketing Manager
Phone: 902-367-9722

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