|JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — full core®, a Florida-based beverage company, today announced that its refreshing natural appetite control drink is now available at approximately 4,550 GNC corporate and franchise retail locations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.
full core is a nutritionally enhanced drink – packaged in Rexam 12oz. SLEEK® cans – that combines 40 percent of the daily value of fiber with essential vitamins and minerals to help individuals naturally control appetite while promoting digestive health. Inspired by the health crisis, founders Peter Hayes and Jeff Brudos created full core to help consumers tackle the growing obesity crisis in America.
“This is a tremendous opportunity for full core, we’re thrilled,” Hayes said. “The partnership with GNC will give thousands of consumers across the country the opportunity to experience this breakthrough product. The demand for full core is expanding at a rapid pace. We’ve grown from a regional company to a national one in a year’s time. Our customers are embracing full core; they are experiencing positive results and adopting healthier lifestyles.”
“Obesity today is an epidemic, not only amongst adults but also children,” said Dr. Elyssa Blissenbach, a Jacksonville Internal Medicine physician. “If you can get in one product like full core, something that is going to give you appetite control as well as give medical benefits…it is invaluable.”
full core chose to package its beverage in the Rexam SLEEK can because of its durability, portability and brand differentiation as it helps the beverage stand out on retail shelves. Additionally, beyond its commitment to improving the health and wellness of individuals, full core is dedicated to facilitating a cleaner environment by using aluminum cans which are the most sustainable packaging choice in the world, as they are recycled at more than double the rate of any other beverage package.