(PRWEB) December 20, 2012
Island Abbey Foods Ltd.™ will be breaking the boundaries of space as its flagship product, the Honibe® Honey Drop®, gains altitude on its way to the International Space Station to become a nutritional snack for Commander Chris Hadfield's Expedition 35 Crew. The Honibe Honey Drop was chosen in April 2012 as a finalist in the NASA “Snacks For Space!” competition. The Honey Drop will be used as a convenient and portable snack for the astronauts during their rigorous activities during their mission at the International Space Station.
The Honibe Honey Drop is an individual serving (one teaspoon/5g) of 100% pure dried honey without any additives. It is ideal for sweetening tea, coffee or any hot beverage and are available in 12 count packages. The Honey Drop is conveniently sized and packaged for easy transport in pockets, cars, briefcases or purses.
“Our goal as a Canadian health food company is to provide nutritional convenient alternatives to our consumers,” stated John Rowe, President and CEO of Island Abbey Foods Ltd. “We are very proud to be able to provide the members of Commander Hadfield’s team with our Honey Drop as a great source of nutrition and energy in space. The entire Honibe team is very excited to have our Honey Drop blast-off into Canadian space exploration history alongside Commander Chris Hadfield and the Expedition 35 Crew.”
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