Fun Facts: Smoothie & Juice

  1. The US smoothie market generates over $2 billion in sales each year.
  2. Lemon juice is an astringent, which means it can be used to make natural facial masks & scrubs.
  3. There are over 6,000 smoothie shop locations in the US.
  4. Smoothie consumption went up almost 80% in the last 5 years!
  5. The phrase "You're a real peach" originated from a tradition of giving a peach to a friend you liked!
  6. Blueberries will not ripen until they are picked.
  7. Because British sailors ate citrus to prevent scurvy on long voyages of the sea, they were nicknamed "Limeys."