OREANDA-NEWS. Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ:JMBA), a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand announced today that the Quan Hung Gourmet Company, Jamba’s Master Franchisee for Taiwan, has opened the first Taiwan location at the Xinyi Vieshow complex in Xinyi.

This opening delivers the 71st international store outside the US, and brings to 885 the total number of global stores.

“We are very excited about launching the brand in Taiwan,” said Jack Hsu, Special Assistant to the Chairman, Quan Hung Gourmet Company. “The Xinyi district is considered the most modern and cosmopolitan district in Taipei, and comprised of offices, government, shopping and entertainment venues. Jamba Juice will be a great addition for its consumers looking for a healthy alternative, day or night.” The Jamba store is located inside the Vieshow complex, on the ground floor. It operates 11:00 to 23:00, seven days a week.

“Jamba is more than excited to expand our footprint in the Pacific Rim with Quan Hung here in Taiwan,” said Tom Madsen, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Global Growth, Jamba Juice Company. “This store represents our 71st store outside of the United States, and puts us on a path to close the year with about 90 international stores.”

This agreement represents the latest step in Jamba's international franchise store growth. Currently, Jamba operates international stores in South Korea, Philippines, Canada, Mexico, UAE, and Taiwan, and has existing development agreements that include Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Thailand and Indonesia.