GAINESVILLE, Fla. — An organic juice and food bar franchise will soon return to the Sunshine State.
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In partnership with Tim Tebow, Clean Juice announced this week that it would open a new store near the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Tebow’s alma mater.
During his time at UF, Tebow won a Heisman Trophy and two national championships as the quarterback for the Florida Gators.
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According to a news release, Tebow opened the first Clean Juice location in his hometown of Jacksonville in September 2022.
The company said that Clean Juice is recognized as the only U.S. Department of Agriculture-certified organic juice and food bar.
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The new location is under development at the Butler Town Center shopping plaza.
Tebow became a brand ambassador with Clean Juice in 2021. The company supports Tebow’s foundation with the Quarter4Kids program that helps underserved children in local communities.
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Tebow, an author and speaker, said Clean Juice embodies what he values about living a healthy lifestyle, including choosing quality fruits and vegetables.
“Gainesville means so much to me,” he said. “And I’m grateful for the opportunity to help bring new, healthy options to a place where I have been blessed to have so many awesome experiences with so many awesome people.”
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