ORAL I.V., Inc., the creator of one of the only all-natural, sugar-free, stimulant-free and zero calorie hydration aids on the market, announces the hire of Dale Pinneke as Director of Sales to further the company's continued sales growth and expansion into new markets such as health and wellness.
Rush Creek Distilling, the newest craft distiller in Illinois and home to The Adventurous Spirit, recently welcomed “Liberty” – an American-made, 600-gallon, custom-tooled pot still that will soon begin producing Rush Creek’s custom-made, six times distilled vodka and signature gin.
Cascadia Managing Brands, a Brand Management and Consulting firm in the beverage industry, is launching Genuine Coconut Water, organic and raw coconut water with easy opening system.
Arteasan Beverages, makers of the only 5-calorie ready-to-drink iced tea infusions, today announced that it will unveil two new flavors, a Matcha Tea with Watermelon & Mint (‘Glow’) and an Oolong Tea with Pineapple & Ginger (‘Cleanse’), at the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York on June 25-27, 2017.
In honor of National Bourbon Day, Danny Wimmer Presents is ecstatic to announce its highly anticipated Food & Beverage Partners for Bourbon & Beyond, an incredible all-in-one bourbon, food, and music festival that celebrates the craftsmanship, soul and spirit of Louisville, Kentucky.
The tea will be donated to several organizations, including over 3,200 cases going to Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland and 2,000 cases to Feed Our Vets.
If day one of BevNET Live Summer 2017 offered the goods on how to innovate and scope out the future of the beverage industry, day two was a crash course in the nitty gritty details of monetizing that future.
Rise Brewing Company is touting its coveted crown as the winner of New Beverage Showdown 13 after claiming the top spot in the early-stage beverage brand competition. Co-founders Grant Gyesky and Jarrett McGovern competed against entrepreneurs from five other brands participating in the final round of the Showdown, which is intertwined with BevNET Live Summer 2017 and held at Metropolitan West in New York City.
Launching this partnership at Mt. Diablo where runners will ascend 3,500 feet in 5.8 miles to the highest point and climb the final steps to the Beacon atop Mount Diablo.
Last week, Boxed Water in partnership with the National Forest Foundation (NFF) put on an event to give back to the planet. The focus of the event was Boxed Water’s #ReTree campaign, where the brand plants two trees for every social #ReTree post. To date, Boxed Water, with the help from fans, has planted 500,000 trees.
Focused on strategically growing and expanding its presence in the grocery channel, Boxed Water appoints Joe Jankowski as National Account Executive Grocery Mass. In this role, Joe will lead all sales efforts with large grocery chains nationwide.
The delivery of the message was softer, with a few jokes thrown in, but the connective lesson from presentations at Day One of BevNET Live Summer 2017 was quite clear and quite serious: In a rapidly changing world, your business needs to keep up the pace or get stuck in the past.
Representatives from Ugly Drinks, Lion Tea, Rise Brewing Co., Smart Pressed Juice, Mooala, Cannabinoid Creations, FYLO, Limitless Coffee & Tea, Ounce Water, Remedy Organics, Inspired Brews, and Still Thyme Soda all faced off in the competition’s semifinal round, held at Metropolitan West in New York City on Tuesday morning.
While soy milk, coconut milk, almond milk and other non-dairy alternatives have already established a presence on retail shelves, the category still has plenty of room to grow. And in retail coffee shops both big and small, brands have found a valuable opportunity to get more of their product into consumers hands, or cups.