SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 27, 2009--
If you’re thinking about trading in an exotic vacation for a home-bound
“staycation” to save a few bucks, then Jack in the Box® has just the
thing to liven up your spring break – the new Tropical Smoothie, a great
way to get a taste of the tropics without the pricey airfare.
Jack’s new Tropical Smoothie, which is made from a blend of banana and
mango Minute Maid® fruit juices and purees blended with nonfat frozen
yogurt, joins the restaurant chain’s line of Real Fruit Smoothies that
includes Mango, Pomegranate Berry and Strawberry Banana.
“Guest response to our smoothies has been tremendous and we’re excited
about adding another new flavor to the line,” said Teka O’Rourke,
director of menu marketing and promotions for Jack in the Box Inc. “The
Tropical Smoothie is a tasty, refreshing treat for the warmer spring and
The Tropical Smoothie is available in 16- and 24-ounce servings for the
suggested prices, excluding tax, of $2.99 and $3.99, respectively, at
all participating Jack in the Box restaurants.
Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK), based in San Diego, is a restaurant
company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box® restaurants, one
of the nation’s largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,170
restaurants in 18 states. Additionally, through a wholly owned
subsidiary, the company operates and franchises Qdoba Mexican Grill®, a
leader in fast-casual dining, with more than 470 restaurants in 42
states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit www.jackinthebox.com.
Source: Jack in the Box Inc.
Jack in the Box Inc.
Kathleen Anthony, 858-571-2301