Construction on the Madison probiotics pilot area, completed in phases over the last six months, provides increased capacity and speed for new product development. This in turn improves overall scale up capability and a more seamless transition to commercial scale production.
The Grant is derived from the USDA’s Rural Energy for America Program. The USDA provides REAP Grants to deserving rural small businesses which support long-term community & economic growth strategies. The Grants reflect multi-stakeholder collaboration & capitalize upon the unique strengths of the rural area.
Ep. 71 of the podcast includes an interview with Doug Zell, co-founder, Intelligentsia Coffee. Zell discussed how Intelligentsia’s relentless pursuit for improvement permeates its retail and packaged coffee business and why “quality will always find an audience." We also spoke with Tyler Gage, who co-founded guayusa beverage brand Runa and is the author of a new book called “Fully Alive," which chronicles his immersion in Amazonian indigenous spirituality and its life-changing impact on him and his company.
The Drinkmate Spritzer enables consumers to carbonate any beverage, anytime, anywhere from the kitchen to the campground and tailgate. Spritzer is completely portable, does not require electricity for use, and is versatile enough to handle any beverage the consumer would like to sparkle including juices, teas, cocktails, wine and beer.
Buffalo, New York is well known for its sports teams, lakes, and chicken wings. Now a new kombucha company is looking to add fermented tea to that storied list and spread the “Buffalove” across New York state and along the East Coast.
In addition to Kroger and its banners, other noteworthy retail accounts include Food Bazaar (Northeast), Harmons Grocery (Utah), Earthbound Trading Company (Southeast), Rosauers Supermarkets (Pacific Northwest), and Sendik’s Food Market (Midwest).
Starting this summer, Biscuitville will serve Cheerwine at most of its restaurants throughout North Carolina and Virginia. Biscuitville is known for its authentic, Southern-style breakfasts and fresh, scratch-made biscuits. Cheerwine is the legendary soft drink beloved by generations in the South.
Brooklyn Crafted Ginger Beers and Ale is in response to consumer demand for even more zesty ginger taste, with all three SKUs designed to be enjoyed on their own or incorporated into cocktails.
The San Francisco-based organic beverage company announced a new four-SKU line of fruit flavored sparkling waters as the latest addition to its product family, which also includes coconut water, juice and RTD iced tea.
Coca-Cola offers $1 million for new artificial sweetener innovations; Soda tax thwacks Chicago's suburbs; Will Smith plugs JUST Water on James Corden's "Carpool Karaoke"; NPR takes a look at the rise of seltzer; Bai seeks a more mature brand image.
President Donald Trump’s Strategic and Policy Forum and Manufacturing Council formally disbanded Wednesday after business leaders opted to leave the panels following controversial comments from the President regarding riots in Charlottesville, Va. last weekend.
The agreement will enhance the brand reach of Himalayan Natural Mineral Water under the Talking Rain Beverage Company umbrella, leveraging the Sparkling Ice distribution network to launch the mineral water in the U.S. This agreement will also signal the start of an alliance which will open doors for possible further expansion for Sparkling Ice into international markets.
Following through on a goal to tap its distribution capabilities by bringing on additional brands, Talking Rain Beverage Company announced a partnership Tuesday with Tata Global Beverages to distribute Himalayan mineral water in the U.S.
This fall, Grady’s is seeking to further expand its brand with the launch of its first RTD offering, Lil’ Easy, a pre-diluted, single-serve version of its New Orleans-style cold brew concentrate packaged for portability.