LAKEVILLE-MIDDLEBORO, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Jan Cochran of Clemmons, N.C. is off on a magical adventure! She has been awarded an epic trip for four to the resort of her choosing—Walt Disney World® Resort or Disneyland® Resort—compliments of Ocean Spray’s Craisins® Adventure Sweepstakes.
“We knew combining Craisins® Dried Cranberries and Disney Parks—two things loved by people of all ages—would be a hit, so we weren’t surprised to see the amount of entries and engagement we had with the Craisins® Adventure”
Cochran was selected at random from more than 50,000 entrants over the eight-week sweepstakes, hosted on www.Craisins.com. On the website, eager Disney fans could follow Ocean Spray’s own comical TV growers’ adventure and enter for a chance to win weekly prizes, including vacation packages to Walt Disney World® Resort or Disneyland® Resort and Disney gift cards. Eight vacation packages and one grand prize were awarded over the duration of the sweepstakes, Aug. 1 – Oct. 1.
“We knew combining Craisins® Dried Cranberries and Disney Parks—two things loved by people of all ages—would be a hit, so we weren’t surprised to see the amount of entries and engagement we had with the Craisins® Adventure,” said Thano Chaltas, CMO, Ocean Spray Global. “We are thrilled to be able to sprinkle a little magic into the lives of our fans, every day, everywhere and in every way; whether that’s with a healthy, delicious dried fruit like Craisins® Dried Cranberries or a trip to Walt Disney World® Resort or Disneyland® Resort.”
Craisins® Dried Cranberries: Official Fruit Snack of Walt Disney World® Resort and Disneyland® Resort
Visitors can enjoy nutritious snacks and delicious dishes that feature Craisins® Dried Cranberries throughout the parks every day at a variety of kiosks and restaurants. The healthful fruit is also being showcased at the 18th Annual Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival.
Now through Nov. 11, visitors can see how Mother Nature’s super fruit is incorporated into dishes and bask in the beauty of a fresh cranberry harvest at Ocean Spray’s cranberry bog exhibit. The exhibit allows guests to experience the beauty of a cranberry harvest first-hand and learn from Disney cast members about the fruit’s healthy origins.
Cranberry: Every day, everywhere, every way
This fall, make the exceptional cranberry part of your healthy routine every day, everywhere, every way –especially during the holidays. Add a spark to seasonal favorites with delicious recipes including the Craisins® Crunch Breakfast Bowl, Mickey Fruit Pizza, Oatmeal Craisins® Chocolate Chunk Cookies and many more, which you can find at www.Craisins.com.
Need a healthy twist for Halloween? Delicious recipes like Ooglie Eyeballs and Chocolate Spiders become shockingly healthy with Reduced Sugar Craisins® Dried Cranberries, offering 50 percent less sugar than Original Craisins® Dried Cranberries. One serving provides 25 percent of the daily-recommended intake of fruit and is a good source of fiber.
A Healthful Fruit from a Good Place
Families everywhere are enjoying the great taste and healthy goodness of Craisins® Dried Cranberries. Fat-free, cholesterol-free, and with no artificial flavors, preservatives or trans-fat, cranberries can be part of a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle. Craisins® Dried Cranberries are a good source of fiber and help curb hunger longer than many snacks. Increase your fruit intake everyday by filling half your plate with colorful fruits like the red cranberry. Whether you are looking to add more fruit to your diet, increase healthful snacking or reduce calories, the cranberry is exceptional and full of whole-body benefits. Options like Craisins® Dried Cranberries are fruit choices on USDA MyPlate!
Look for Craisins® Dried Cranberries in Walt Disney World® Resort and Disneyland® Resort and at your local supermarket, or visit Oceanspray.com to find them at a store near you.
About Ocean Spray
Ocean Spray is a vibrant agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry and grapefruit growers in the United States, Canada, and Chile who have helped preserve the family farming way of life for generations. Formed in 1930, Ocean Spray is now the world’s leading producer of cranberry juices, juice drinks and dried cranberries, and is the best-selling brand in the bottled juice category. The cooperative’s cranberries are currently featured in more than 1,000 great-tasting, good-for-you products in over 50 countries worldwide. With more than 2,000 employees and nearly 20 cranberry receiving and processing facilities, Ocean Spray is committed to managing our business in a way that respects our communities, employees and the environment. In fiscal year 2012, Ocean Spray posted record-high gross sales of $2.2 billion and net proceeds of $338 million.