LONG BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Corazonas™ Foods, maker of delicious snacks infused with cholesterol-lowering plant sterols, was announced as a winner in the 2013 QVC® Customer Choice Food Awards. Nominated in the “Best Healthy Food” category, the company’s healthy Oatmeal Squares were selected as the fan favorite.
“For an emerging, privately-owned brand like Corazonas, it was an honor just to be nominated for this coveted award, especially against the established companies that we shared the category with”
“For an emerging, privately-owned brand like Corazonas, it was an honor just to be nominated for this coveted award, especially against the established companies that we shared the category with,” said Jeff Goh, CEO of Corazonas Foods. “We cherish our relationship with QVC and are humbled that viewers recognize the impact our foods can have on their health. At Corazonas, we’re committed to providing snacks that not only taste incredible, but deliver nutrition and support for a healthy lifestyle. Winning this award is a great testament to our goal of giving people the freedom to snack.”
Corazonas made its debut on QVC in 2011. Due to the product’s success, QVC included Corazonas Oatmeal Squares as a nominee, in which viewers and fans voted for their favorites over a six-week period. Winners in each category were announced during the “Customer Choice Food Awards” broadcast on September 11.
In addition to QVC, Corazonas Foods are available at natural food and grocery retailers nationwide, including Meijer, Safeway, Vons, Fred Meyer, Costco Wholesale, Vitamin Shoppe, H-E-B, and Publix, as well as online at Shop.Corazonas.com, Amazon.com, VitaminShoppe.com and Costco.com. For more information and heart-healthy tips, please visit www.Corazonas.com. To read about the benefits of foods infused with plant sterols, such as Corazonas snacks, to help lower blood cholesterol and reduce risk of coronary heart disease, please visit www.corazonas.com/heart-science/plant-sterols-101.
Corazonas is a line of innovative and truly delicious snack foods made with plant sterols that are proven to help lower LDL (bad) cholesterol. Using a patented process, the company’s Tortilla Chips and Oatmeal Squares are infused with plant sterols, which are proven in more than 140 clinical studies to fight heart disease by lowering cholesterol. Corazonas was founded in 2005, rooted in inspiration from those who have lost friends and relatives to heart disease, and watched many loved ones give up their favorite foods. Since its creation, the company remains passionate about making foods that combine amazing taste and texture with proven and effective heart-healthy ingredients. Corazonas offers the Freedom to Snack™ so living with high cholesterol doesn’t mean giving up your favorite foods! Visit www.Corazonas.com to learn more.