Premium Organic Food Companies & Distributors Gaining Superiority - Company Acquires Stake in Natural Organic Supplier

 Premium Organic Food Companies & Distributors Gaining Superiority - Company
                  Acquires Stake in Natural Organic Supplier

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CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, December 19, 2013

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, December 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Market News Developments and updates for companies in the news recently:
GRILLiT, Inc. (OTC: GRLT), Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), Starbucks
Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX), The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) and Chipotle
Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG).

GRILLiT, Inc. (OTC: GRLT) today announced that it has acquired a 10% equity
stake in Natura Foods, LLC, the exclusive distributor of "Gaucho Ranch"
branded South American natural and organic grass-fed beef. Additionally, the
Company entered into a mutually exclusive supply agreement with Natura Foods
for the supply of Gaucho Ranch organic beef products for its corporate
restaurant operations. Natura Foods' Gaucho Ranch brand is dedicated to
providing 100% natural and organic grass-fed beef free of antibiotics,
hormones and grain from the South American Pampas of Uruguay. Gaucho Ranch
cattle are fed only on vegetable proteins, without products or by-products of
animal origin. The use of growth hormones is prohibited by law in Uruguay.

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"We are thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with Natura Foods," said
GRILLiT CEO, Ghazi Hajj. "Gaucho Ranch and GRILLiT share the same high
standards of quality and health. We are excited for this partnership moving
forward." The supply agreement executed by the companies stipulates that
GRILLiT shall purchase its beef exclusively from Natura Foods, and Natura
Foods will supply the Gaucho Ranch brand beef only to GRILLiT restaurants in
the fast casual dining restaurant sector. The Company plans to integrate the
beef into its menu items over the next 30 days.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) was recognized this month as the 2013
Outstanding Food Donor at Food Lifeline's third annual Dress Down Hunger
event. As part of the evening's Ending Hunger Awards, the leading natural and
organic grocer was recognized for its donations and programs that support Food
Lifeline's network of food banks, and work to end hunger in Western

With many schools and businesses preparing to break for the winter holidays
this week, Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) anticipates record purchases
and activations of Starbucks Cards on Thursday, December 19. Last year, more
than 2 million Starbucks Cards were purchased in the U.S. and Canada on the
Thursday before Christmas - representing nearly 1,500 cards purchased per
minute in the U.S. and Canada. "One in every 10 American adults received a
Starbucks Card last holiday season, and we're on track for another record
performance in Starbucks Card sales, as we celebrate our 13th year of offering
Starbucks Cards. We are predicting that this Thursday and next Monday, Dec.
23, will be our busiest days for Cards sales," said Adam Brotman, chief
digital officer for Starbucks.

Shares of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) have done amazingly well this year
with a 50% rise since January, which outperformed the share price appreciation
of McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) and Burger King Worldwide (NYSE: BKW) by a great
margin. With 6,000 locations worldwide, Wendy's is still far away from
reaching McDonald's huge scale of operations. However, constant menu
improvements, quick drive-thru service, engaging marketing campaigns on
Facebook and Twitter, and several other strategic initiatives are causing
Wendy's top line to increase rapidly… Read the full story at

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) has partnered with restaurateurs
Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson to launch a fast causal pizza
concept called Pizzeria Locale. The first restaurant is located in Denver and
is based on a full-service pizzeria by the same name located in Boulder, Colo.
Pizzeria Locale opened its first fast casual location in partnership with
Chipotle in May and is exploring options for second and third locations in

In other news:Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced the all-new Mac Pro® will
be available to order starting Thursday, December 19. Redesigned from the
inside out, the all-new Mac Pro features the latest Intel Xeon processors,
dual workstation-class GPUs, PCIe-based flash storage and ultra-fast ECC
memory.Read the full news at

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