Tiger Energy Drink

Tiger is an energy drink, produced by Polish company Maspex.

Tiger Energy Drink
Tiger Energy Drink
TypeEnergy drink
ManufacturerMaspex
DistributorMaspex
Country of originPoland
Introduced2003
VariantsSugar Free, Cola, Lime, Mango
WebsiteTiger Energy Drink Official Website

FactsEdit

Tiger has been branded with a nickname of Polish boxer Dariusz 'Tiger' Michalczewski and promoted with the slogan: "Power is back!” The boxer granted license for the drink manufacturing, distribution and promotion to Maspex company in 2010. The old manufacturer has been forbidden by Polish courts to refer to the brand in any manner.[1]

Tiger is being exported to several countries in the world, including the UK.[citation needed]

IngredientsEdit

Tiger is rich in B vitamins, taurine and caffeine (32 mg/100ml).[citation needed]

List of ingredientsEdit

  • Water
  • Sugar
  • Acidity regulators: Citric acid and sodium citrate
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Taurine (0.4%)
  • Flavouring
  • Caffeine (0.03%)
  • Inositol (0.02%)
  • Colours: E 150d
  • Riboflavin
  • Enriching substances: Vitamins (niacin, panthotenic acid, vitamin B6, vitamin B12)

Nutrition value in 100mlEdit

Energy: 195kL / 46kcal

  • Protein: 0g
  • Carbohydrate: 10.8g of which sugar: 10.8g
  • Fat: 0g of which saturated fatty acids: 0g
  • Fibre: 0g
  • Sodium: 0.1g
  • Vitamins: Niacin 7.9 mg (44%*), panthotenic acid 1.98 mg (44%*), vitamin B6 2.0 mg (100%*), vitamin B12 0.2μg (20%*).

(*) - % of recommended daily allowance (RDA).

Drink is marketed to sportsmen, and people during increased physical performance or mental effort.[2]

PackagingEdit

CansEdit

  • Tiger 250 ml
  • Tiger sugar free 250 ml
  • Tiger 4 x 250 ml pack
  • Tiger sugar free 4 x 250 ml pack
  • Tiger Max 250ml (this variation has 50% more caffeine than the standard 250ml can)

BottlesEdit

  • Tiger glass bottle 250 ml
  • Tiger Energy Shot (small version of 250 ml can, with same amount of taurine, vitamins etc.)
  • Tiger Porsche Design bottle 500 ml
  • Tiger Porsche Design bottle 1 l
  • Tiger water (energy water)

OtherEdit

  • Tiger 'Professional' Tablets (10 or 20 per tube) (not available since mid 2010)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Polish Court Decision (PL)
  2. ^ Information from Tiger can