Island Abbey Foods® Launches World First Honey Gummies Under Its honibe® Brand at Murphy Pharmacies


Island Abbey Foods® has announced today that the world’s first honey gummy vitamin supplements, honibe honey gummies™ will make its first appearance at Murphy’s Pharmacies across Prince Edward Island on Friday, February 20, 2015.

For Immediate Release

Charlottetown, PE, Canada – February 19, 2015– Island Abbey Foods®, a PEI based natural health product manufacturer, has announced today that their new line of the multivitamins for adults and children, honibe honey gummies™, will be available at Murphy’s Pharmacies across the Island on Friday, February 20, 2015.

“After years of extensive research and product development we are thrilled to be the first to market with an all natural honey-based line of vitamins and supplements for both children and adults. Staying true to our promise, pure Canadian honey is the #1 ingredient in our honey gummy vitamins, thus cutting refined sugar by 50% versus leading brands,” shared Founder and CEO, John Rowe.

“We are also thrilled that Murphy’s Pharmacies will be the FIRST retailer to carry our line of honibe honey gummies™, ” continued John. “Murphy’s Pharmacies has been a strong supporter of our company and we are proud that they will be the first retailer to carry our new line of multivitamins.”

“We are pleased to offer our clients this innovative new product line from Island Abbey Foods®,” said Ryan Murphy, Vice President of Operations.  “honibe honey gummies™ are an attractive option to improve the health of the whole family.”

To celebrate the launch, the honibe® team will be at Murphy’s Pharmacies Parkdale location on Friday, February 20, 2015 from 11am to 2pm. The public is invited to drop in for free samples and to enter a chance to win a year’s supply of honibe honey gummies™. Between 11am and 1pm at the Parkdale location, when a consumer purchases 2 bottles of honibe honey gummies they will receive a gift with purchase. For each bottle sold on February 20, 2015, honibe® will donate 25 cents to Vitamin Angels.

About Island Abbey Foods®

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. With a strong heritage in farming, we are dedicated to providing affordable, real health benefits using botanical science and raw natural ingredients. honibe® honey is sourced from 100% Canadian Grade A honey from Prince Edward Island and Canadian beekeepers.

For more information please visit us on the web at: and for detailed information on honibe honey gummies™ please visit:

About Murphy’s Pharmacies

Murphy’s Pharmacies is a locally owned and operated independent pharmacy chain with locations across Prince Edward Island.  Murphy’s Pharmacies also operates a Home Health Care division, Health Education Services, and a Medication Compounding Laboratory.

Murphy’s Pharmacies is a trusted leader in health promotion, health education, and illness prevention, committed to building healthier communities.  The company is 100% Island owned and operated and is a multiple National award winner in the areas of health promotion, patient care, innovation, and charitable work.

For more information on Murphy’s Pharmacies please visit

Media Inquiries:

Tasha Richard
Director of Marketing
Island Abbey Foods®
Phone: 902-367-9722

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