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Positive Energy Launches Sleek Cans Nationwide in Sprouts Farmers Market

Organic energy drink company Positive Energy has launched nationally with Sprouts Farmers Market. The launch includes an initial four SKU offering of its line of 12 oz. cans which include the carbonated flavors of Strawberry Lemonade, Peach Mango Lemonade, and Pomegranate Blueberry, in addition to a non-carbonated flavor of Coconut Water.

Humboldt Distillery Expands to Markets Outside of California

Humboldt Distillery, Humboldt County's original small batch distillery, is expanding its reach outside of its Northern California home. The Distillery's now nationally distributed products include an Organic Vodka, Organic Spiced Rum and "Humboldt's Finest" a cannabis-infused vodka.

Press Clips: The Top Funded Beverage Startups by State

The most well-funded food and beverage start-ups by state include big names, Essentia signs Periscope as its first creative AOR, PepsiCo pulls 12-packs and 2 liter bottles from Philadelphia, and Forbes lists its top female leaders in food.

Mamma Chia Celebrates National Chia Day

In addition to creating the first-to-market chia beverage in 2009, Mamma Chia also established National Chia Day (March 23) last year. Mamma Chia is commemorating the day this year by donating to a special cause that supports sustainability.

Chris Lansing Departs PepsiCo Amid Management Shuffle

Lansing’s departure was followed by other changes in PepsiCo’s warehouse team -- covering items like Tropicana, Gatorade, and other key direct-shipped products -- which had taken over the sales responsibilities for the Naked team in 2015.

Coke Announces Executive Shakeup Alongside New CEO

With President and COO James Quincey set to take over as CEO of The Coca-Cola Company on May 1, the beverage giant today announced that several other executive moves will also go into effect on the new chief executive’s first day.