Yearly Archives: 2017

Full range of Hey Like Wow vitamin enriched drinks now available on Amazon

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We are excited to announce that HeyLikeWow, our vitamin enriched and sugar free soft drink is now available to order on Amazon.
We have received an overwhelming demand for more flavours following the successful release of our Orange and Blackcurrant flavours in most Tesco stores around the UK last year and we are happy to comply!

The HeyLikeWow experience is now expanding online to include the below taste-bud tingling fruit combos in 250ml bottles:

  • Apple
  • Apple, Pear & Lychee
  • Mango & Passionfruit
  • Orange & Pineapple

Furthermore, HeyLikeWow is now also introducing bigger 500ml bottles bursting with new and exciting flavours:

  • Hibiscus, Grape & Pear (exclusive to 500ml bottle)
  • Lemon & Elderflower (exclusive to 500ml bottle)
  • Mango, Lime & Coconut (exclusive to 500ml bottle)
  • Pomegranate & Acai (exclusive to 500ml bottle)
  • Orange

Be sure to check us out the next time you’re on Amazon.

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Hey Like Wow launches #SugarYouNot Campaign

Last week we launched our exciting #SugarYouNot campaign for Hey Like Wow.

When we brainstormed campaign ideas we were clear on what we wanted to achieve. Not only did we want to underscore the fact that our vitamin waters are completely sugar free; more importantly we are aiming to inspire families to start thinking seriously about how much sugar they consume on a daily basis.

The bottom line is that consuming too much refined sugar isn’t good. It’s estimated that 2.6 million people have prediabetes in the UK. By 2025, this number will jump to 5 million!

Admittedly, the #SugarYouNot hashtag is an unorthodox play on words for what is very much a family friendly product. However, the team felt we needed to grab the attention of adults responsible for looking after their family’s nutritional needs.

By shining a spotlight on what too much refined sugar does to the body we hope to encourage positive lifestyle changes and better choices to improve the health and well-being of current and future generations.

After this campaign, if we can make people across the UK pause for thought and think about what they are putting into their shopping baskets, then we would have done our job to raise awareness about what is fast becoming an increasingly critical issue.

Over the next few months look out for a number of exciting Hey Like Wow initiatives, all promoting how you can get involved in the #SugarYouNot campaign.

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Time To Boost Your Immune System

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Christmas may be over, but the cold and flu season is still going strong. It arrives as if by magic with the colder, darker days, and outstays its welcome long into the New Year. No matter where you go, it feels like there is no escape from sniffling strangers, coughing colleagues, and sneezing siblings.

With the average sneeze containing approximately 40,000 droplets and an average cough 3,000, it’s no wonder that viruses can spread so quickly. These droplets can reach speeds of over 200mph, travelling from one side of a room to another in a flash! Most of us spend a lot of time indoors and in closer contact with one another during these colder months, making it even more difficult to avoid these nasty germs.

To top it off, researchers have also found that smaller droplets can remain in the air for hours or even days, and are often more potent in dry air conditions. Considering how much time we spend in centrally heated houses and offices during the coldest months of the year, each and everyone one of us is most likely exposed to a vast array of these pathogens on a regular basis. Having the heating on also dries out the cells that line the nose and throat, making it even easier for these bugs to launch their attack.

Reduced levels of immune boosting vitamins can result in the body being more vulnerable to infection, leaving us feeling miserable, and reaching for the tissues and throat lozenges. Nobody likes feeling sick, which is why it is necessary to try to prevent becoming infected in the first place.

A healthy immune system is the best defence that the body has against bacteria, microbes and viruses. Vitamins B6, C and D, all positively contribute to a healthy body, and each play an important role in boosting our immune system.

Vitamin B6 is required for both mental and physical health and is crucial for the development and maintenance of the immune system, whilst vitamin C plays a significant role in enhancing immune cell functions. As the body itself cannot produce vitamin C, it is especially important to make sure we include enough vitamin C in our diet. In addition, during the short days in winter, a lack of sunlight can result in a deficiency of vitamin D, which plays a vital role in supporting the body’s immune system. Studies suggest those who suffer from asthma or emphysema may be particularly susceptible to respiratory infections from vitamin D deficiency, making this a crucial vitamin for keeping illness at bay.

Hey Like Wow works hard to support your health as each of our delicious soft drinks include 33% of your recommended daily intake of all of these immune-boosting vitamins. With mouth-watering flavours including Pomegranate and Acai, Lemon and Elderflower, and Mango, Lime and Coconut, supercharging your immune system has never tasted so good!

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