KNOXVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture
exhibitor owning and operating the largest theater circuit in the United
States, announced that four healthy ready-to-eat meals from GoPicnic
Brands Inc. will be available in more than 500 Regal Entertainment Group
locations nationwide beginning in April. These prepackaged, nutritious
and flavorful menu choices offer a satisfying addition to current
“Regal constantly tests new menu items and listens to our guests. We
found a significant number of moviegoers who sampled the gluten-free,
lower-calorie GoPicnic meals were pleased to see this option available
and would be interested in purchasing it again on their next visit,”
stated Rob Del Moro, Chief Purchasing Officer at Regal Entertainment
GoPicnic meals were created with the consumers’ health, diet and
lifestyle in mind. For a busy professional, a hungry kid or a moviegoer
in search of a hearty snack, GoPicnic has the solution with satisfying
ready-to-eat meals. All GoPicnic meals are nutritionally balanced.
contain five individually wrapped food items that can be eaten together
or enjoyed one-by-one. Each of the four GoPicnic meals Regal will offer
are gluten-free, with 400 calories or less. No artificial colors or
flavors, trans fats, high-fructose corn syrup. Added MSG.
Julie Stamberger, CEO and president of GoPicnic Brands, says that this
is great news for health-conscious consumers. “This is truly a
blockbuster development,” said Stamberger. “Regal Entertainment Group,
the largest motion picture exhibitor in the United States, had the
foresight to recognize that many consumers are looking for healthier
options when they snack, as well as food that fits with their individual
dietary requirements. GoPicnic meals satisfy these needs – and taste
GoPicnic is represented in the U.S. theater market via its exclusive
sales and distribution agreement with Cinema Scene Marketing (www.cinemascenemarketing.com).
Headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., Cinema Scene is an industry leader
in bringing promotional campaigns, packaging products and digital
signage solutions to the U.S. exhibition market.
Featured GoPicnic menu options at Regal Cinemas, United Artists and
Edwards Theatres include:
Stick & Crunch (Gluten-Free): A balanced meal featuring an Old
Wisconsin Turkey Snack Stick, popchips Barbecue Potato Chips, Enjoy
Life® Mountain Mambo® Seed &. Fruit Mix, Sweet Perry Orchards™ 100% Fruit
Peel-A-Part. A Professor Zim Zam’s Extraordinary Sweets™ Dark
Chocolate with Rice Crisps. Only 300 calories, with 8g protein and 3g
& Crackers (All-Natural, Gluten-Free, Vegan and Kosher): A
balanced meal featuring Wild Garden Hummus Dip, Crunchmaster Multi-Seed
Crackers, Sweet Perry Orchards™ Baja Blend™ Fruit &. Nut Mix, Sweet Perry
Orchards™ Power Play™ Tasty Seed Blend. A Professor Zim Zam’s
Extraordinary Sweets™ Dark Chocolate with Sea Salt. Only 380 calories,
with 19g protein and 7g fiber.
Pepperoni & Cheese (Gluten-Free): A balanced meal featuring
Bridgford Turkey Pepperoni Slices, Crunchmaster Multi-Seed Crackers,
Copper Cowbell Asiago Gourmet Cheese Spread, Sweet Perry Orchards™ Tangy
Tango™ Cranberries &. Pineapple and Brown &. Haley Almond Roca
Buttercrunch Toffee. Only 290 calories, with 12g protein and 2g fiber.
Bean Dip & Plantain Chips (All-Natural, Gluten-Free,
Vegan) GoPicnic Garden Black Bean Dip, Sweet Perry Orchards™Crispy
Roasted Plantain Chips, Sweet Perry Orchards™Ginger Zip Fruit &. Nut Mix,
Seapoint Farms Energy Packed Edamame Seed Blend, and a Professor Zim
Zam’s Extraordinary Sweets™ Orange Infused Dark Chocolate for dessert.
Only 360 calories, with 13g protein and 8g fiber.
About GoPicnic® Brands Inc.:
GoPicnic® Brands Inc., founded in 2006 by Julia Stamberger and
headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, is the pioneer and leader in
nutritionally balanced, portable and delicious ready-to-eat
meals that have the added convenience of being shelf-stable with no
refrigeration or preparation required. GoPicnic Brands also develops
unique food brands including Sweet Perry Orchards, Copper Cowbell and
Professor Zim Zam’s Extraordinary Sweets. GoPicnic meals and branded
products are growing rapidly across retailers nationwide including
grocery, mass market, convenience stores, newsstands, hotels and
colleges and universities.
GoPicnic Concept Labs is a sister company to GoPicnic Brands Inc. and
specializes in innovative custom meal solutions for airline travelers,
athletes, event planners and other markets where tasty food solutions
are desired. GoPicnic Concept Labs’ food brokerage, GP Emporium,
represents more than 50 top quality manufacturers of tasty and
innovative products including great options for a la carte and tray
set-ups along with foodservice solutions. For information about GoPicnic
Brands Inc. and GP Concept Labs, Inc., email [email protected]
or call 773.328.2490. Join GoPicnic
on Facebook and follow GoPicnic on Twitter.
About Regal Entertainment Group:
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) operates the largest and most
geographically diverse theater circuit in the United States, consisting
of 6,862 screens in 538 locations in 38 states and the District of
Columbia as of February 21, 2013. The Company operates theaters in 43 of
the top 50 U.S. designated market areas. We believe that the size, reach
and quality of the Company’s theater circuit not only provide its
patrons with a convenient and enjoyable movie-going experience. Is
also an exceptional platform to realize economies of scale in theater
operations. Additional information is available on the Company’s Web
site at www.REGmovies.com.
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