Year: 2008

Constar bottle manufacturer declares bankruptcy

Plastic bottle manufacturer Constar filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday, six years after its 2002 spinoff from Crown Holdings. The Philadelphia Inquirer reported that Constar prearranged the bankruptcy with key creditors…

Cott introduces xingtea Cherry

Our customers told us they wanted us to make a premium tea with the natural flavor of bing cherries. We blended green and black teas with all natural flavors to…

The Flow: Detox kit, Times Square signs

FINANCIALS Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. announced that it has determined 2009 brand assignments for its three principal advertising agencies of record. Deutsch L.A., which won creative duties earlier this…

Gatorade unleashes new attitude, enhanced beverages

CHICAGO (December 29, 2008) – The Gatorade Company, a division of PepsiCo (PEP), is redesigning everything from the sidelines to the shelf to appeal to a broader range of athletes…

New Sugar Free Drink Mix Takes The Market By Storm

Los Angeles, CA (December 24, 2008) This years cold and flu season marks the arrival of a new vitamin filled energy mix that all consumers can enjoy and is also…

Review: Spartan Beverages

Spartan Beverages is the first all-natural flavored protein water. Spartan provides sustained energy by combining protein, vitamins, and electrolytes in several brands of thirst-quenching rehydration beverages.…

Review: Pannela Organic Drink

Pannela is a unique, organic, healthy and refreshing new beverage made from panela (raw-unrefined cane juice). Pannela is naturally sweet with no refined sugar or artificial sweeteners added.…

FDA orders changes to Diet Coke Plus

The Food and Drug Administration has ordered The Coca-Cola Co. Inc. to take prompt action to correct labeling violations on the beverage firm’s vitamin- and mineral-fortified Diet Coke Plus. The…

New Look for Purple Stuff label

Tim Lucas the new Chief Marketing Officer as of November 1st, 2008 with Funktional Beverages, Inc. has announced that he is in agreement with the earlier reviews by Bevnet. Mr.…