CALABASAS, Calif., May 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MusclePharm Corporation (OTCMKTS: MSLP), a global provider of leading sports nutrition and lifestyle branded nutritional supplements, today announced a multi-State distribution partnership to include Washington, Oregon, Idaho & Alaska with The Odom Corporation, NW Beverages and Craig Stein Beverage.

Mr. Ryan Drexler, the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of MusclePharm, stated, “I’m very excited to partner with world-class distributors like The Odom Corporation, NW Beverages and Craig Stein Beverage. It speaks to the strength of the brand equity that we already have major distributors at this early stage.”

Mr. Adam Hilpert, President and COO of The Odom Corporation, NW Beverages, stated, “It is exciting to announce the new beverage distribution agreement between MusclePharm and The Odom Corporation.  MusclePharm has built a strong reputation of delivering consistently high-quality products for the professional and aspiring athlete. With the extension of the company’s vision now stretching into beverages, we believe that a great opportunity for growth lies ahead!”

Mr. Hilpert continued, “Having worked with Joe Cannata in the past, we feel very comfortable that MusclePharm is fully committed to a comprehensive beverage strategy into the future.”

The Odom Corporation, NW Beverages & Craig Stein Beverage will begin selling MusclePharm products starting this Summer in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska; initially launching three SKU’s under the MusclePharm name: Combat/Grapefruit Lime, Shred/Green Apple, Wreckage/Fruit Punch. FitMiss product launch slated for Q4 of 2021.

Mr. Joe Cannata, General Manager of the MusclePharm Beverage Partnership stated, “Odom, NW Beverages and Craig Stein Beverages are best in class when it comes to beverage distribution. They have amazing teams and some of the strongest leadership in the industry and have built some of the biggest brands out there today. We will collectively grow the MusclePharm and FitMiss brands into significant players in the performance and fitness energy category. I couldn’t be happier with the partnership and beyond excited to work with these teams once again.”

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About MusclePharm, Inc.

MusclePharm® is an award-winning, worldwide leading sports nutrition and lifestyle company offering branded nutritional supplements. Its portfolio of recognized properties includes the MusclePharm® Sport Series, Essentials Series, and recently-launched Natural Series, as well as FitMiss™–a product line designed specifically for female athletes. MusclePharm® products are available in more than 100 countries globally, with its Combat Protein product lineup being the company’s most popular.

John Mills, Managing Partner
ICR, Inc.

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