Jamba Announces Grand Opening of Store in Siam Paragon Mall, Bangkok
FRISCO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2017--
Jamba, Inc. (Nasdaq: JMBA), a leading lifestyle brand whose mission is
to inspire and simplify healthy living, announced the opening of its
first Thailand location on May 25th, operated by franchise partner, King
of Juices Company, LTD (“King of Juices”). The store is located in the
Siam Paragon Mall in Bangkok. King of Juices is committed to developing
the brand to 30 stores in Thailand over the next 10 years.
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Guests gather at the grand opening celebration of Jamba Juice Thailand in Siam Paragon Mall, Bangkok. (Photo: Business Wire)
The Siam Paragon store is one of more than 900 Jamba locations globally,
including international stores in South Korea, Philippines, UAE, Taiwan,
Indonesia, with development agreements to open additional locations in
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, and Qatar.
“The launch of the Thailand market builds upon our core strategy of
expanding Jamba’s global footprint, and further demonstrates the
strength and appeal of the Jamba brand,” noted Dave Pace, CEO of Jamba
Juice. “We remain focused on growing brand presence in the Asia Pacific
markets and GCC (Gulf Countries) markets where Jamba has proven
successful,” added Arnaud Joliff, SVP, Chief Systems Officer and GM
International at Jamba. “We are grateful for our partnership with King
of Juices, and look forward to growing Jamba in Thailand.”
“We are delighted to open our first store and bring Jamba Juice to
Thailand,” said Ausanee Mahagitsiri, King of Juices, CEO & President.
“Siam Paragon Mall is one of the largest shopping centers in Asia, known
for being a high end shopping destination with premium global brands.
Jamba’s fresh, hand-crafted blends align with the Thai consumer’s desire
for great taste, quality, convenience, and nutrition. We look forward to
a long and prosperous partnership with Jamba in Thailand.”
The Jamba Juice Thailand menu is similar to Jamba’s other Asia Pacific
and U.S. markets, offering global favorites including fresh blended
smoothies, juices, and bowls. The Thailand menu also appeals to local,
Thai preferences, with core ingredients, such as mango, pineapple and
To celebrate the opening, Jamba hosted a grand opening event at the new
store on May 25th. Attended by some of Thailand’s premier
celebrities, media, and influencers, the celebration introduced guests
to the Jamba lifestyle – a perfect blend of fit and fun. The evening’s
activities included performances, giveaways, a photo booth and a drum
and dance procession. The company’s CEO, Dave Pace, and SVP, Arnaud
Joliff handed out smoothies to 40 schoolchildren in partnership with the
Bangkok program for underprivileged kids, and guests sampled menu
favorites throughout the evening.
Jamba Juice is currently awarding franchise opportunities in other
select markets around the globe. For more information, please visit www.jambafranchise.com.
About Jamba, Inc.
Jamba, Inc. (Nasdaq: JMBA) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Jamba
Juice Company, is a healthful, active lifestyle brand with a robust
global business driven by a portfolio of franchised and company-owned
Jamba Juice ® stores and Jamba Juice Express™ formats. Jamba Juice ® is
a leading restaurant retailer of “better-for-you” specialty beverage and
food offerings which include flavorful, whole fruit and vegetable
smoothies, fresh squeezed juices and juice blends, Energy Bowls™,
signature “boosts”, shots and a variety of food items including: hot
oatmeal, breakfast wraps, sandwiches, Artisan Flatbreads™, baked goods
There are over 900 Jamba Juice store locations globally, as of January
3, 2017. For more information visit www.jambajuice.com
or contact Jamba’s Guest Services team at 1-866-4R-FRUIT (473-7848).
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For Jamba, Inc.
Blair Reich, 972-388-5523