As one of the RTD cold brew and oat milk pioneers, the success of RISE Brewing Co., which launched its three-SKU line of oat milk lattes in 7 oz. cans in 2018, has helped pave the way for others to enter the category. The brand is seeking to leverage its first-mover advantage in oat milk to broaden its presence, starting with this month’s launch of a new Vanilla flavor.
Over a decade after its sale, Zico founder Mark Rampolla finds himself writing the next chapter in the coconut water brand's history, having reacquired the brand from Coca-Cola via investment fund PowerPlant Ventures, of which he is a partner and co-founder.
Just over a month after releasing a slate of new innovations across several product categories, Chobani’s platform expansion continued today as the Greek yogurt maker revealed a new line of ready-to-drink cold brew coffees that highlight its expertise in dairy and plant-based dairy alternatives.
Beer giant Molson Coors is continuing its push into non-alcoholic beverage categories with the U.S. launch of Veryvell, a line of sparkling CBD-infused drinks available exclusively in Colorado.
The country’s largest beverage company has announced the suspension of all political donations in response to last week’s violent mob attack on the U.S. Capitol.
Hawaiian tea brand Shaka Tea is expanding its presence on both coasts this month through partnerships with key regional distributors, including Nestlé Waters’ ReadyRefresh service in California; Pillars Drinkable Greek Yogurt is going nationwide with Whole Foods, a move that marks the Massachusetts-based brand’s first expansion into the West Coast.
Total non-alcoholic beverage sales continued to slow over the two-week period ended on December 26, according to an analysis of Nielsen data by Goldman Sachs Equity Research.
While probiotic and prebiotic sodas are a relatively recent trend, Los Angeles-based branding and design agency Here Studio is aiming to introduce U.S. consumers to a similar drink with a few hundred years more of a track record: De La Calle (“from the street”), a line of traditional Mexican tepache fermented drinks in 12 oz. cans.
In this roundup of cannabis and CBD related news, we highlight Miraflora's venture into beverages and new products from infused mocktail lines Artet and WUNDER, as well as a liquid infusion from ALT. Also, Venice Brands launches CBD marketplace Arrive.
Having secured a critical round of funding to keep the company afloat earlier this year, Tru is turning its focus back towards positive growth with a pivot in both product and strategy.
Driven by consumer trends and tightening restrictions around product labeling in Meixco, soda brand Buho has taken on a complete line reformulation of its eight flavors which takes it into the realm of functionality with the addition of plant-based prebiotic fibers.
Alcohol distributors are dubious regarding Bang Energy’s ability to rebound from its messy, still-unfurling divorce with PepsiCo, according to a survey by Goldman Sachs Equity Research.
Beyond its appeal to gamers, though, the launch of a dedicated direct-to-consumer digital platform for MTN DEW Game Fuel may also represent a potential testing of the waters for Pepsi’s future endeavors in e-commerce.
After months of climbing, energy drinks sales slowed during the two week period ending on November 28, according to an analysis of Nielsen data by Goldman Sachs.