Mediterra® Nutrition Bars Make Its Whole Foods Market Debut

New York, NY (May 12, 2015)

6barspicAward-winning Mediterra (® )(, the first company to introduce truly savory-flavored nutrition bars that contain healthful ingredients such as sundried tomatoes, olives and basil, are now available at Whole Foods Markets in Southern California, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii.

“These are some of the most prestigious Whole Foods Market locations in the country,” says Mediterra Founder Telemaque Lavidas. “In time for May’s Mediterranean Diet Awareness Month, it’s exciting to watch Mediterra expand across the country and the Pacific to offer more people the option of healthy and nutritious snack bars.”

Inspired by the Mediterranean Diet, considered by experts as one of the healthiest lifestyles in the world, Mediterra bars offer six new unique flavors that feature various fruits, vegetables, seeds and grains, providing distinct options for different snacking occasions throughout the day. All bars are all-natural, non-GMO and Gluten-Free. The MSRP is $1.99.

The six unique bar flavors come in three specific varieties that provide ancient nutrition in a modern and convenient way:

The First Ever “Savory Bars:” The bars are rich in vegetable content, but low in calories, sodium and sugar and contain protein-rich pea crisps and a touch of olive oil. They are certified kosher and dairy free. Flavors include Tomato/Basil/Capers and Olive/Walnut/Chives.

“Sesame Honey Energy Bars:” -Traditionally known as “Pasteli,” these bars are dairy-free and contain only a few ingredients including, roasted sesame seeds, Greek honey, pistachios from Aegina Island or orange peel, respectively. Flavors include Sesame Seed/Pistachio/Greek Honey and Sesame Seed/Orange/Greek Honey.

“Yogurt and Oat Bars” -Bottom covered with yogurt-style coating, the bars also feature fig paste, sunflower seeds and raisins. Flavors include Yogurt/Oat/Cherry Pistachio and Yogurt/Oat/Apricot Pistachio.

Headquartered in New York City, Mediterra(®) is the first company to offer ready-to-eat nutrition bars inspired by the Mediterranean Diet. Mediterra(®) nutrition bars in Savory, Yogurt and Oats and Sesame Honey Energy, offer a healthy snack alternative incorporating healthy fats, grains, seeds, vegetables, fruits and greens. It’s on-the-go fuel that’s perfectly suited for the marathon of contemporary life. For more information, please visit

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