Sheetz Adding Active X Energy Bars

Company hopes placement will expand exposure to brand

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Inc. has agreed to carry Active Health Foods Inc.'s Active X Energy Bar. Each 1.76-ounce Energy Bar comes wrapped in a professionally designed, full-color wrapping inserted into an efficiently designed combination shipping and counter display box holding 12 bars.

Active X Energy Bars are made from a proprietary formula developed by the company in conjunction with a qualified nutritionist exclusively for Active Health Foods and refined by the company into its 100% organic certified, 100% natural, kosher and vegan certified energy bars made from the highest quality natural, organic and raw ingredients in a variety of four distinctive, unique, and amazing flavors: Almond Chocolate Delight, Peanut Butter Chocolate Joy, Cashew Berry Dream, Coconut Cocoa Passion, and for dialysis patients our new Double Chocolate Chip Energy Bar.

The bars are produced locally by a certified organic food manufacturer enabling the company to maintain frequent and superior quality control over the production process as well as promoting immediate access to freshly made products for speedy distribution to the consumer, it said.

"The substantial order Active Health Foods Inc. received from Sheetz Inc. for our Active X Almond Chocolate Delight and Peanut Butter Chocolate Joy Energy Bars represents a substantial breakthrough for Active Health Foods Inc," said Greg Manos, president and chief executive officer of Active Health Foods.

The company "is looking forward to building on this success and further expanding our exposure to the public," he added.

With more than $5 billion in annual revenue and more than 14,500 employees, Sheetz operates approximately 420 locations throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Ohio and North Carolina, with stores opening soon in Florida