BevNET's Best of 2012 Awards's Best of 2012 is pleased to announce its Best of 2012 award winners. Selecting from a pool of nearly 300 new product introductions, brand revamps, and line extensions, an overarching theme of health and wellness dominated this year’s list of winners. From cold pressed, high-pressure processed juices, to beverages infused with emerging functional ingredients, to natural energy drinks, the 17 award winners represent brands that have become key drivers of innovation in the beverage industry.

Product of the Year
Evolution Fresh
Best Functional Beverage
Best Energy Drink or Shot
Hiball Energy
Best Relaxation Drink or Shot
Just Chill
Best Carbonated Soft Drink
Guayaki Sparkling Yerba Mate
Best Tea or Tea Based
Best Juice or Juice Based
BluePrint Juice
Best Smoothie or Meal Replacement
Sambazon Protein
Best Product Revamp
Best New Powder, Tablet, Mix
MiO Energy
Best Enhanced Water
Sparkling ICE
Best Packaging Design
Boxed Water is Better
Best Packaging Innovation
Best Coffee or Coffee-Based Beverage
Coco Cafe
Best Coconut Water
Harmless Harvest
Best Marketing Campaign
Red Bull Stratos