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Rebecca Creek Distillery Expands to Florida

Texas-based Rebecca Creek Distillery, one of the largest craft distilleries in North America, has expanded to the Sunshine State, and its award-winning spirits can now be found on shelves and in bars and restaurants throughout the state of Florida.

Urban Remedy Raises $17M for Fresh-Focused Platform

Today, “ultra-fresh” food and beverage producer Urban Remedy announced it had closed a $17 million round of capital, with General Mills' venture arm, 301 INC, leading the round.

The Pickle Juice Company Receives USDA Organic Certification

The Pickle Juice Company, developer of the only trademarked and purpose built functional Pickle Juice sports beverage, announces today its federal recognition as U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) organic certified.

BodyArmor Heads Into UFC Octagon As ‘Official Sports Drink’

BODYARMOR Sports Drink will have a strong presence at the upcoming UFC 220 fight in Boston this Saturday, January 20 as it will be their first major Pay-Per-View event since unveiling their partnership as the first-ever “Official Sports Drink of the UFC.”

Pernod Ricard Acquires Remaining Stake in Avión Tequila

Pernod Ricard USA is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of the remaining stake in Avión Spirits LLC, owner of the ultra-premium tequila brand Avión, from its joint-venture partner Tequila Avión.

EarthWater Adds Gerry David to Advisory Board

EarthWater Limited, a health and wellness manufacturing company and producer of high-alkaline mineral infused water with a proprietary blend of fulvic and humic complexes essential to optimal health, announced today the addition of Gerry David to its Advisory Board.

Celsius Adds Two New Flavors to HEAT Line

Celsius Holdings, Inc., makers of the leading global fitness drink, CELSIUS, announced that it is adding two new flavors, Apple Jack'd and Orangesicle, to its award-winning, trainer-grade CELSIUS HEAT line.

Monster Renews UFC Partnership

Monster Energy today announced it has signed a new multi-year contract with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to remain the “Official Energy Drink” of the mixed martial arts competition.

Cargill Invests in PURIS

With the rapid rise in consumer demand for plant-based protein, PURIS, the largest North American producer of pea protein, and Cargill have signed a joint venture agreement to accelerate a new wave of great tasting, sustainable and label-friendly plant-based foods.

Report Questions Effectiveness of Berkeley Soda Tax

Over the past two years, several studies examining the effect of Berkeley, California’s sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) tax, voted into law by residents in 2014 and implemented in the spring of 2015, have shown a drop in soda consumption.