Profile: Jamba Inc (JMBA.O)
18 Jun 2013
Jamba, Inc. (Jamba), incorporated on January 6, 2005, owns and franchises Jamba Juice stores through its wholly owned subsidiary, Jamba Juice Company. Jamba Juice Company is a restaurant retailer of better-for-you beverages and food offerings, which include tasting fruit smoothies, fresh squeezed juices, hot teas, hot oatmeal made with organic steel cut oats, fruit and veggie smoothies, Fit'n Fruitful smoothies with Weight Burner Boost, Whirl'ns Frozen Yogurt, breakfast wraps, side salads, sandwiches, California Flatbreads, and a range of baked goods and snacks. As of January 3, 2012, there were 769 Jamba Juice stores globally, consisting of 307 company-owned and operated stores (Company Stores),443 franchise operated stores (Franchise Stores) in the United States, and 19 international Franchise Stores (International Stores). As of January 3, 2012, Jamba Juice had a retail consumer products program that included ten license agreements covering a variety of consumer packaged goods (CPG).
As of January 3, 2012 there were 750 Jamba Juice store locations in the United States consisting of 307 Company Stores and 443 Franchise Stores operating in 25 states. Of the 750 locations, 394 stores are located in California, of which 292 are Company Stores and 102 are Franchise Stores. The Company leases the real estate for all of its Company Stores. Fruit & Veggie smoothie platform provides at least three full servings of fruits and vegetables in a smoothie. Whirl'ns Frozen Yogurt is a line of 10 signature frozen yogurt flavors found only at Jamba Juice to. This line is available in 157 California locations. Breakfast wraps is a line of three savory scrambled egg whites mixed with other delicious ingredients wrapped in a warm tortilla. The wraps available include Turkey n'Sausage, Southwestern Chicken Chorizo and Spinach n' Cheese.
Probiotic Fruit and Yogurt Blends, which are refreshing yogurt smoothies made with Jamba Juice's Probiotic Boost offered in three flavours: Vibrant Blueberry, Strawberries Alive and Thrivin' Mango. Fruit Refreshers are offered in three flavours: Purely Pineapple, Tropical Mango and Strawberry Lemonade. New holiday beverages include the Apple Cinnamon Cheer smoothie and a boosted hot drink, The Chillbuster. The Apple Cinnamon Cheer smoothie continues Jamba Juice's tradition of offering a healthier alternative to indulgent holiday treats. The Chillbuster is Jamba Juice's twist on a classic hot apple cider to ward off the wintry chills, and is pre-boosted with immunity and antioxidant Power boosts, delivering a soothing beverage rich in antioxidants.
The Company generally characterizes its stores as traditional or non-traditional locations. Traditional stores average approximately 1,200 - 1,400 square feet in size. These stores are located either in urban centers or in suburban strip mall centers. As of January 3, 2012, there were 583 traditional Jamba Juice store locations. A non-traditional location is characterized as a Jamba Juice store located within another primary business in conjunction with other businesses or at institutional settings, such as colleges and universities, entertainment venues, shopping malls, transportation centers, supermarkets and airports. As of January 3, 2012, there were 167 non-traditional Jamba Juice store locations.
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