Island Abbey Foods® Announced Today National Distribution Of honibe® honey lozenges™ with Cherry & Immune Boost


Island Abbey Foods Ltd.® has announced today that their two newest honibe® products will be available across Canada at Lawtons, Sobeys, London Drugs, and Co-op Atlantic.

For Immediate Release

Charlottetown, PE, Canada – November 21, 2014 –Island Abbey Foods, a natural health product and specialty food producer based in PEI, Canada  has announced today that their two newest products created under the award winning honibe® brand will be available in major retailers across Canada including Lawtons, Sobeys, London Drugs, and Co-op Atlantic.

“We are happy that retailers are embracing the expansion of our product line, it is a testament to the quality of our brand, and we are thrilled to be able to offer a variety of  honibe products to our consumers to help them through this cough and cold season.” shared John Rowe, President of Island Abbey Foods Ltd. “Our partnerships with prestigious retailers such as these are the cornerstone to our success. We are grateful for their continued support in broadening our reach to the Canadian consumer.”

The expanded product line includes honey lozenges™ with Cherry which is one of the top selling flavors for throat lozenges. honibe® honey lozenges™ with Cherry are for the temporary relief of sore throat and nasal congestion and are unique to the market as they are made with 99% honey!

honibe® honey lozenges™ with Immune Boost are made with honey and ingredients with natural healing properties including Echinacea, Vitamin C, Zinc and Citrus. This is a natural and effective product consumers can take at the first sign of a cold to help relieve symptoms before they worsen. honibe® honey lozenges™ with Immune Boost help to maintain immune function and contain antioxidants for the maintenance of good health.

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. 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.  honibe® honey is sourced from 100% Canadian Grade A honey from Prince Edward Island and Canadian beekeepers.

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Media Inquiries:

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

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