July 2004

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


FORD GUM INTRODUCES COW POWER CALCIUM CHEWING GUM

AKRON, NY Ford Gum & Machine Company has introduced COW POWER CALCIUM CHEWING GUM as a convenient, easy and delicious way for your customers to get their daily requirement of calcium. Each piece of the sugar-free, peppermint flavored chewing gum contains 250 mg of calcium, plusVitamin D to aid in the absorption of the calcium.

COW POWER CALCIUM GUM is packaged in a convenient 10-piece blister pack, which makes it easy for consumers to carry the gum in a pocket or purse. It is packed 6/12-count trays per case. MSRP is $0.99.

Ford Gum & Machine Company, Inc., is a leading manufacturer and distributor of premium gum and confectionery products. For more information on any Ford Gum products, contact Ford Gum & Machine Company, Inc., Sales & Marketing offices at 640 Margarte Dri ve, Lincolnshire, IL 60069. Phone: 847-955-0003. Fax: 847-955-0004. Website: www.fordgum.com. E-mail: sales@fordgum.com

Corporate Contact:
Steve Gold, Sr. V.P. Sales & Marketing
Ford Gum & Machine Company, Inc.
(847) 955-0003
sales@fordgum.com

Media Contact:
Harmon Berns
Paramark
(847) 441-5948
harmon.berns@comcast.net