The Ginger People Win 2012 sofi™ Silver Award - Vie for Gold in New York

Marina, Calif. May, 2012 – The Ginger People grabbed another coveted sofi award this year from the National Association of the Specialty Food Trade. Regarded as the academy awards of the food and beverage industry, the sofiTM competition rates thousands of products from throughout the U.S. and Europe. "sofi" stands for specialty outstanding food innovation.

As a silver finalist, The Ginger People will compete for the gold in New York at the 39th annual awards ceremony in June. The Ginger People’s Ginger Soother beverage won the coveted spot this year in the Outstanding Cold Beverage Category.

Ginger Soother is an all-natural, non-carbonated health tonic made with ginger juice, honey and lemon. Made in California, the restorative beverage targets consumers seeking natural choices that provide health benefits. Referred to as “The Universal Medicine”, ginger is used to soothe the throat and stomach, minimize nausea and quell everything from travel to morning sickness. Ginger is also a powerful antioxidant with over twelve constituent’s superior to Vitamin E.

This ready-to-drink ginger tonic can be enjoyed cold or hot and is a healthy, convenient and quick way to get your ginger "fix.” Available in a single serve format (12oz) or family friendly size (32oz), Ginger Soother also has a shelf partner, Ginger EnerGizer (12oz and 32oz).