Reed's Inc was organized under the laws of the state of Florida in January 1991. In 2001, the Company changed its name from Original Beverage Corporation to Reed's, Inc. and changed its state of in Corporation from Florida to Delaware. The Company develops, manufactures, markets, and sells natural non-alcoholic carbonated beverages, candies and ice creams. It makes all of its products using premium all-natural ingredients and its beverage line is GMO free. The Company's primary brands are Reed's ginger brew line, Virgil's line of root beer and Culture Club kombucha. Its candy products include Reed's Crystallized Ginger Candy and Reed's Chews. It also sells ginger ice cream. Reed's line contains the following products: Reed's Original Ginger Brew, Reed's Extra Ginger Brew, Reed's Raspberry Ginger Brew, Reed's Spiced Apple Brew, among others. Virgil's is a premium root beer. It uses all-natural ingredients, including filtered water, unbleached cane sugar, anise from Spain, licorice from France, bourbon vanilla from Madagascar, cinnamon from Sri Lanka, clove from Indonesia, wintergreen from China, sweet birch and molasses from the southern United States, nutmeg from Indonesia, pimento berry oil from Jamaica, balsam oil from Peru and cassia oil from China. The products under its Virgil's brand are: Virgil's Cream Soda, Virgil's Orange Cream Soda, Virgil's Real Cola, Virgil's Dr. Better, Virgil's Black Cherry Cream Soda, among others. The Company has other brands that currently have limited distribution, including China Cola, Sonoma Sparkler and Flying Cauldron Butterscotch Beer. Kombucha is a fermented tea. It produces it in four flavors, Goji Ginger, Hibiscus Ginger Grapefruit, Lemon Ginger Raspberry and Cranberry. The carbonated beverages are produced at two facilities: a facility in Los Angeles, California, known as The Brewery, a packing, or co-pack, facility in Pennsylvania. The carbonated and non-carbonated soft drink markets in the US, Canada and other markets. It currently has a national network of mainstream, natural and specialty food distributors in the United States and Canada. Three of its material trademarks are registered trademarks in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: Virgil's, Reed's Original Ginger Brew All-Natural Jamaican Style Ginger Ale and China Cola. The principal areas of competition are pricing, packaging, development of new products and flavors and marketing campaigns. The production, distribution and sale in the United States of many of its Company's products are subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, the Federal Trade Commission Act.
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