Review: Formula O2 Blends Energy, Hydration, and Detox

Formula O2 is a “natural recovery” beverage that combines caffeine, electrolytes, and added oxygen to create a product that claims to have energy, hydration, and detoxification functionality.

Caliwater Cactus Water Hits 450 CVS Stores

The deal represents a major expansion for the Los Angeles-based brand, bringing Cactus Water’s total distribution to roughly 2,000 stores in the U.S. and Canada, according to Caliwater co-founder Matt McKee.

Big Geyser Signs Exclusive 10-Year Deal With Muscle Milk

In an interview with BevNET, Jerry Reda, the COO of Big Geyser, said his belief in the management and marketing team at Minnesota-based food conglomerate Hormel Foods, which acquired Muscle Milk parent company CytoSport Holdings in 2014 for approximately $450 million, was a key component of the deal.

Review: Happy Tree Maple Water Adds a Pomegranate Variety

Happy Tree, which is a brand of high pressure processed maple water, has expanded its flavor lineup yet again. This time around it’s with a pomegranate flavor, something that appears to have the mainstream in mind.

Monday Night After Party at BevNET Live

On Monday night registered BevNET Live attendees are invited to join us on the rooftop at The Platform L.A. in Culver City for a reception powered by our friends at BevForce.

Press Clips: Monster Rouses Tiger

In this week's edition of Press Clips: Tiger Woods gets Monster money. Coke's small play pays. Jones Soda gets gamer specific. Club Yerba Mate? Coffee, vinegars and functional drinks star at PLMA.

BevNET Live is One Week Away; Only 15 Tickets Remain!

Only 15 tickets remain for BevNET Live, the premier business and networking conference for the non-alcoholic beverage industry. All past BevNET Live conferences have SOLD OUT, and now is the last chance to reserve your seat.

Review: Carela Blends Bitter Melon and Green Tea

Carela is a zero-calorie beverage that features up-and-coming ingredient bitter melon extract, paired with green tea, peach juice, flavors, and Rebaudioside A, which is a form of stevia that supposedly has less bitterness and aftertaste.

Four Loko Co-Founder Gets Fit With Koia

Chris Hunter made his name with the caffeinated "energy beer" Four Loko. Now he's getting fit with Koia, a plant-based energy drink available exclusively in Whole Foods.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group to Acquire Bai for $1.7 Billion

In an investor call held this morning, DPS president and CEO Larry Young said that the company is “excited to see this team continue the breakthrough and disruptive innovation providing consumers with great-tasting and low-calorie beverages” and hailed the acquisition of Bai as one that “makes a tremendous amount of sense for us.”