While Calpack and HPPFS are both profitable and cash-flow positive, internal strife at parent State Fish Co. and a sharp decline in the abundance of fresh fish has placed “significant financial pressure” on the subsidiaries.
Amid burgeoning demand for iced tea products, the Coca-Cola Co. today announced that Gold Peak and Fuze Tea are two of the newest additions to its portfolio of billion-dollar brands.
Boasting more 50 percent more protein, 30 percent more calcium and half the sugar content of traditional milk, Fairlife, an ultra-filtered milk brand distributed by the Coca-Cola Co., is rolling out nationally.
Sambazon co-founder Jeremy Black said that the company made the decision to revamp the design and branding of the “Reduced Sugar” line prior to going into production, noting that both naming aesthetics and regulatory guidelines regarding labeling played roles in the process.
Three months removed from PepsiCo’s launch of Pepsi True, a mid-calorie cola sweetened with stevia, the beverage and snack giant is now expanding distribution and introducing new sizes of the product to three U.S. cities.
Vital Juice has liquidated its facilities in favor a business now predicated on working with regional co-packers that are also equipped with in-house HPP capabilities.
Rounding out our coverage of the 2015 Winter Fancy Food Show is the following news regarding distribution gains for brands exhibiting at the event as well as updates on line extensions and product revamps.
When the Coca-Cola Co. was developing its #MakeItHappy social media campaign, content involving Adolf Hitler was most certainly not part of the planning process.
Continuing upon its quest to make Sparkling ICE a $1 billion brand by 2018, Talking Rain has announced new appointments to its leadership team intended to bolster the company’s marketing, finance and operations divisions.
For the first time since August, C-store dollar sales of Red Bull topped that of Monster Energy, according to Nielsen sales data for the four-week period ending on Jan. 17.
With the declaration that all 5-hour products have been reformulated to achieve a better taste profile, Living Essentials is hoping to quell some consumer unease with the energy shots.
As part of a wide-ranging interview, CEO Paul Coletta described Urban Remedy as "an organic food company that does juice, not a juice company that does food."
Grady's co-founder Dave Sands described the bean bags as a critical extension for the brand, which had been limited at retail because its primary offering, a bottled liquid concentrate, requires refrigeration.
Daily Greens founder Martin noted that while “several” strategic investors had expressed interest in the company, WhiteWave was “the right fit for us.”