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Celsius Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results

For the six months ended June 30, 2016, revenue was approximately $9.85 million, an increase of $545,000 or 6% from $9.30 million for same period in the prior year.

Buckeye State Soda Inks Distribution Deal with Real Soda

Real Soda in Real Bottles, LTD is a distributor of glass bottle craft sodas since 1991. Real Soda began distributing Scarlet Soda this August and is focused on both "on-premise" and retail business.

BevNET Podcast Ep. 20: Can Nostalgia Nudge The Needle?

The return of Crystal Pepsi came with a few updated graphics, but it’s clear that PepsiCo is aiming for nostalgic appeal. In this podcast, we discuss what, if any, impact retro and throwback products and packaging might have for a brand. We also examine similar attempts of reviving dated imagery and discontinued products by companies seeking a sentimental response.

People Moves: Executive Shifts at Mamma Chia

Beginning this week at Mamma Chia is Lance Dermeik, who has come aboard as the company's new vice president of operations. Dermeik joins Mamma Chia, a maker of chia-based beverages and snacks, after eight years at Hain Celestial as director of contract manufacturing where he oversaw operations on more than 40 contract manufacturers and 15 natural and organic brands.

Dulce Vida Spirits Expands Lineup of Craft Tequilas

Dulce Vida Tequilas, recently acquired by newly formed alcohol beverage investor, Milestone Brands LLC, announces the introduction of 70-proof Dulce Vida Lime Tequila and Dulce Vida Grapefruit Tequila.

Long Island Iced Tea Now Available at Ingles Markets

This is the Company's largest partnership to date in the Southeast, resulting in Long Island Iced Tea now being available in all 201 Ingles locations in both 20oz and gallon bottles, with flavors including Lemon, Peach, Raspberry, Mango, Guava, Southern Sweet Tea, Green Tea & Honey, Half Tea & Half Lemonade, Diet Lemon and Diet Peach Long Island Iced Tea.

Press Clips: PepsiCo’s Stubborn on Soda; BevCos Dot Inc. 5000

Earlier this month, PepsiCo introduced a new packaged format for its Stubborn line of craft sodas. Scott Finlow, vice president of innovation and insights for global foodservice at PepsiCo said that the company views craft beverages as an important part of the company’s future, telling Fortune that “Craft is not a fad. It is here to stay.”