Gregory Packaging Wins Contractual Dispute with Group Purchasing Organization in Federal Court

Gregory Packaging, Inc., the manufacturer of juice under the Suncup brand, has won a $9.3 million judgment against Foodbuy, LLC, the largest foodservice Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) in the nation. The case was tried in US District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, and Womble Bond Dickinson attorneys Kurt Lindquist, Russ Ferguson, and Emily Doll represented Gregory Packaging throughout the case and at trial.

Ethan’s MCT Shot Line Launches Nationwide

Ethan’s, the organic functional shot brand, announced today the nationwide launch of its line of USDA organic medium chain triglycerides (MCT) shots. The new line, which first appeared exclusively in Whole Foods, follows Ethan’s apple cider vinegar shots introduced to the market in 2017.

Infuse Your Life Partners with Nutritional Products International

Infuse Your Life Inc. is excited to announce a new exclusive partnership with industry leader, Nutritional Products International based in Boca Raton, Fla. The timing couldn’t be better for this local health product start-up that has envisioned a path into the US market for the last two years.

Fanta Releases Seasonal Halloween Packaging

Fanta is to Halloween what Coca-Cola is to Christmas. And this year, the fruit-flavored sparkling brand is pulling out all the stops to make the spooky season even more wickedly delicious and fun.

Obrigado Premieres New Coconut Milks and Fruit Juice Blends

Obrigado, Brazil’s much-loved coconut beverage brand, will showcase its new Coconut Milks and Fruit Juice Blends at booth F1157 during PLMA’s 2018 Private Label Trade Show from November 11-13 in Chicago. Obrigado will also be sampling its 100 percent pure coconut water at PLMA 2018.

Ruby Rose Joins REBBL As Advisor and Investor

Rose will join the purpose-driven company on the mission to make adaptogens and super herbs more accessible to all through nourishing, functional beverages.

HALO Sport Launches Low Calorie Organic Hydration Beverage

Introducing HALO Sport, a new super-premium hydration beverage specifically engineered for today’s wellness warrior. The bespoke, certified-organic, vegan-friendly formula offers more electrolytes than enhanced waters, fewer calories than packaged coconut water, and has no added sugar nor artificial coloring, unlike many traditional sports drinks.

PaleoPro Introduces Maple Pecan Paleo Protein

PaleoPro, a company that is dedicated to creating clean, convenient, and easy- to-digest paleo products, launches Maple Pecan Paleo Protein, their newest seasonal flavor. Maple Pecan packs 26 grams of pure grass-fed and pasture raised paleo protein per serving and satiates fall cravings with a deliciously sweet and buttery flavor achieved using only non-GMO natural flavors and calorie free monk fruit extract.

HyVIDA Launches in Giant/Martins

HyVIDA Brands, Inc., producer of the World’s first Hydrogen-infused sparkling waters, announces a partnership with GIANT Food Stores, LLC, compromised of GIANT and MARTIN’S neighborhood supermarkets located in the Mid-Atlantic region. HyVIDA will be offered in more than 150 GIANT/MARTIN’s locations.

Sprig Expands CBD-Infused Soda Line To Nine States

Sprig, the market leader in cannabis-infused beverages, has expanded distribution and sales of its CBD-infused soda line into four new states, bringing their coverage to a total of nine states.

CBD Beverage Brand Joybird Wellness Launches in L.A. Yoga & Wellness Community

Joybird Wellness, a full spectrum, hemp-based CBD beverage, entered the market on October 21, 2018 with their first collaborative event, “CBD Balance Flow.” This event was hosted at the Los Angeles Artist Collective in Downtown Los Angeles in collaboration with DTLA Rendezvous and Yoga Instructor Janet Song.