Stores report as high as 50 percent drop in soft drink sales following implementation of Philadelphia's controversial "Soda Tax" in January, Pressed Juicery announces new Boston-area location, and a U.K. study hospitalizes students with caffeine equivalent of 300 cups of coffee.
In a statement, Cott CEO Jerry Fowden explained that the company was making progress towards its goal of becoming a “more diversified, higher margin, cash generative business.”
Barracudos is proud to announce its official trade launch at IFE17, introducing the Barracudos brand for the first time, and its sugar-free range of three delicious protein-infused vitamin waters.
Verday Chlorophyll Water launched its 5th new flavor, Blueberry, expanding the line of deliciously refreshing healthy green waters. As well, the full line will now be available through Statewide Beverage Company, direct store delivery, in Southern California from Santa Barbara to San Diego.
Ole Smoky Distillery and WGN America’s Outsiders’ co-branded product, Outsiders Farrell Shine, is now available for delivery through ReserveBar.com.
JUST water was the exclusive water offered at Air + Style, reducing the event’s carbon footprint by 74%. The water brand hosted a two-day skate ramp exhibition with 10 professional skateboarders from across California, drawing a crowd both days, despite off-and-on rain showers.
Global Gardens Group Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its proprietary “Veggemo” non-dairy vegetable based beverage line into the US market, after a successful Canada launch in late 2015.
Global Spirits USA, a privately held, international manufacturer and marketer of wines and spirits, has signed Legacy Spirits Team, a division of Heritage Wine Cellars, Ltd. as its distributor of record to distribute LEAF Organic Vodka, Khortytsa Vodka and Odessa V.S.O.P. Brandy in the State of Illinois.
Cocktail enthusiasts now have four more ways to stir up fun with the launch of new flavors from Master of Mixes: Blood Orange Margarita, Blue Curaçao, BigBucket® Mango Margarita and Michelada. Each flavor is bold and exotic, bursting with an authentic, made-from-scratch taste.
After signing with Big Geyser to distribute its line of shelf-stable kombuchas in New York, B-Tea Kombucha is working to form partnerships with as many as a dozen distributors to continue expanding the brand’s presence throughout the country, including a launch in California this month.
Strong growth in the dairy-alternative market -- which is expected to reach over $35 billion by 2024, according to a September, 2016 report from Grand View Research -- is presenting some companies with added motivation to enter the kefir space.
United Sugars Corporation announces the commencement of a new bulk sugar storage and transfer facility in Montgomery, Illinois, 45 miles west of Chicago. The plant made its first shipment of sugar to a customer on February 2, 2017.
Me & the Bees Lemonade and its twelve-year-old founder will be featured on the February 24th episode of ABC’s 20/20. The episode “Shark Tank on 20/20: The Road to $100 Million in Deals” will highlight the lemonade founder, Mikaila Ulmer and her success as a millennial entrepreneur following her 2015 appearance on the ABC hit show, Shark Tank.
SAVU water, a new Fijian bottled water from an artesian aquifer in a protected rainforest in the Namosi Highlands, within the archipelago’s Viti Levu island, will mark its debut at the 27th Annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting this month.