NACS 2016 Video: High Brew Solidifies National DSD Network, Debuts Protein Variety

Following an expansion of its distribution partnership with Dr Pepper Snapple Group, High Brew Coffee has solidified its national DSD network and set its sights on doubling its presence in the convenience store channel, according to company founder and CEO David Smith. BevNET spoke with Smith at last week’s NACS 2016 show, where the cold brew coffee company unveiled a new protein-infused variety.

Bello Nominated For Reed's Board Chair

The company, which includes Reed’s Ginger Brew, Virgil’s Soda in its brand portfolio, has been mired in controversy over the composition of its Board since August, when a group of activist investors, calling themselves The Committee to Rescue Reed's, formed to pressure CEO Chris Reed into accepting changes to the board's personnel.

DPSG Sees Rising Profits in Q3 Earnings Report; Is Bai Deal Near?

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPSG) reported Q3 revenues of $1.68 billion in its quarterly financial results summary released Thursday morning, topping analysts’ projections with a 3.1 percent increase from the same period last year.

Oakheart Genuine Spiced Rum Hits Shelves with New Signature Packaging

The label now embodies both the OAKHEART brand and Americana spirit, with the new icon depicting a barrel with flames extending from each end over a pair of crossed axes – an homage to the charred American oak barrels in which OAKHEART is mellowed, and that are coopered in the American heartland.

Coca-Cola Reports Net Revenue Decline In Q3 Earnings

The company continued to gain value share in total North America RTD beverages for the 26th consecutive quarter, with sparkling beverages volume growth driven by Sprite, Fanta and energy drinks, while Diet Coke declined.

NACS 2016 Video: Hiball Hits CVS, Targets Growth in C-Stores

With established footholds at natural and conventional grocery retailers, healthy energy drink maker Hiball has set its sights on expanding distribution in convenience and drug stores. The company recently landed a major deal with CVS and is wading faster and further into the C-store channel.

Trusource Broadens Retail Presence

Anytime Energy products deliver amino acids and caffeine from natural sources and are designed to help support muscle recovery, energy and focus.

Veggemo Opens Distribution Networks in Asia

Rob Harrison, President and CEO, states, “I am extremely pleased and excited to enter into this agreement with V-Power, a company of which Global Gardens will hold a substantial equity interest."

Sweet by Nature Launches Two-Ingredient Water Enhancer

The USDA organic certified water enhancers come in easy to use stick sachets that contain zero sugar, zero sweeteners, no calories and is naturally caffeine free. In addition, each Sweet by Nature powdered sachet contains more antioxidants than the U.S. recommended daily requirement.