BevNET Magazine
July-August 2017

Cover Story

Powerful Forces

Influence. Dollars. Trends. Disruption. We’ve set up this year’s power feature to show who is marking their territory, driving sales, and setting the terms of the discussion.

Features

Premium, Organic Offerings Drive Growth In Tea

Tea continues to impress. Premium and better-for-you offerings are driving much of the growth. For years upstart brands have fueled innovation in the category...but bigger companies are catching on.

Who Needs Food Anyways?

According to Michael Averbook, food and drink analyst for Mintel, the nutritional drinks segment, which includes meal replacements, is one of the fastest growing segments in the nutrition and performance drinks category.

Columns

Focus and Food: NOSH Live Summer 2017

NOSH Live in Review: Hungry entrepreneurs, investors, retailers and thought leaders were served a hearty helping of industry insights during NOSH Live Summer 2017

Bevscape

Amazon’s announced $13.7 billion bid for Whole Foods has hardened talk of large-scale disruption in the way consumers buy their groceries.

Don’t Forget The Taste

I’ve said this many times, but taste should be the main, and usually, only reason for beverage consumption.

NOSHscape

The latest food brand news including investments, acquisitions and new hires

The Unsweet Spot

All of a sudden, it seems, after decades of ignored warnings, many consumers seem to be in a desperate lurch away from added-sugar items – and those who market to them are lurching with them.