H-E-B debuts new cereal in honor of Spurs legend Tim Duncan
(SAN ANTONIO, TX) – As the Alamo City celebrates the retirement of Tim Duncan’s beloved No. 21 jersey, San Antonio Spurs fans will have a delicious memento to enjoy in the form of a new, limited-edition H-E-B cereal appropriately named “Slam Duncan O’s.”
The Tim Duncan-themed cereal will arrive in San Antonio area stores the week of Jan. 16 and be available while supplies last. “Slam Duncan O’s” are a honey nut toasted-O cereal with chocolate puffs, and are perfect for families with a love for both H-E-B cereals and the San Antonio Spurs.
“Words cannot describe the tremendous positive impact Tim Duncan has had on the San Antonio community for nearly two decades,” said Cory Basso, H-E-B group vice president of marketing and advertising . “We wanted to honor Tim in a way the entire community could be a part of as we continue to celebrate his incredible career.”
As one of San Antonio’s most beloved basketball players, Tim Duncan recently retired from a 19-year career with the San Antonio Spurs. During his time on the team, he starred in more than 30 H-E-B commercials between 2004 and present day, showcasing a variety of H-E-B products with his fellow teammates. Tim Duncan’s H-E-B commercial appearances continue in his retirement as a special spot hits the airwaves marking the arrival of the Duncan-branded cereal. Customers and fans can visit heb.com/spurs to view the latest commercial.
“Slam Duncan O’s” will be sold in 166 stores within San Antonio and its surrounding areas for $2.98 each, plus tax. H-E-B customers are encouraged to share “Slam Duncan O’s” with fellow Spurs fans while they can, as this product will only be available for a limited time.