Jul. 7, 2011 (Canada NewsWire Group) --
Football-shaped donuts made fresh for fans on home game days
OAKVILLE, ON, July 7, 2011 /CNW/ - Canadian football is back and this season BC Lions fans can start a new tradition on home game days by picking up the BC Lions Supreme donut from participating Tim Hortons restaurants in Vancouver and surrounding area.
The BC Lions Supreme is a football-shaped, chocolate-dipped donut supreme that sports an edible team logo, one of eight designs from the Canadian Football League. It's filled with cream or jelly and topped with white fondant in the form of football laces.
"We're thrilled to offer CFL fans another way to show team support and enjoy Tim Hortons at the same time," said David McMullen, Vice President, Regional Marketing and National Promotions for Tim Hortons. "It's a fun way to cheer on the BC Lions and hopefully celebrate a win."
Tim Hortons Inc. Overview
Tim Hortons is the fourth largest publicly-traded quick service restaurant chain in North America based on market capitalization, and the largest in Canada. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, flavoured cappuccinos, specialty teas, home-style soups, fresh sandwiches, wraps, hot breakfast sandwiches and fresh baked goods, including our trademark donuts. As of April 3rd, 2011, Tim Hortons had 3,782 system-wide restaurants, including 3,169 in Canada and 613 in the United States.
Image with caption: "The BC Lions Supreme from Tim Hortons is a football-shaped, chocolate-dipped donut supreme that sports an edible team logo, one of eight designs from the Canadian Football League. It's available on home game days at participating local restaurants. (CNW Group/Tim Hortons Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20110707_C4150_PHOTO_EN_01.jpg
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