VANCOUVER -- A&W Canada is now serving up frosty mugs of root beer made with natural cane sugar and all-natural flavours such as sarsaparilla root, licorice, birch bark, and anise. The company has been on a relentless journey to source natural ingredients and the launch of A&W Root Beer® crafted with natural ingredients marks a significant milestone.
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"Our customers told us that they want food and drink made with natural ingredients and we're taking big steps to make it happen," said A&W Canada's Senior Director of Marketing and Brand Communications, Tom Newitt. "We're proud to introduce A&W Root Beer crafted with natural cane sugar and all-natural flavours which is another first for fast food in Canada."
Canadians can find the beverage in restaurants as of July 10, 2017. It will also be available in the craft soda aisles of grocery stores in new 4-pack glass bottles. On Saturday July 22, 2017, all restaurants across the country will be celebrating Free Root Beer Day. Customers will be served free A&W Root Beer from open to close that day.
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SOURCE A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.
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