Protein Plus Offers Line of Peanut-Based Protein Products

Protein Plus, LLC is a top producer of high-quality defatted peanut flour, powdered peanut butter, and roasted peanut oil. Its powdered peanut butter is used as the core ingredient of several leading powdered peanut butter brands. The company recently introduced Protein Energy Power, a great tasting, natural peanut protein powder drink, which is growing rapidly in popularity with consumers.

La Colombe’s Peppermint Mocha Draft Latte Launches for Holiday Season

For limited-time only, La Colombe debuts its seasonal-batch Peppermint Mocha Draft Latte – made with expertly roasted cold-pressed Nizza espresso and fresh milk, combined with real, dark chocolate and peppermint extract. Available at retailers nationwide, online, and in La Colombe cafes beginning November 6.

Q Drink Healthy Reaches 100 Store Milestone

Q Drink Healthy, the all-natural quercetin-based sport drink mix is now available at over 100 independent health food and co-op retailers across the U.S. -- from Idaho to Maine. The 100th store milestone partnership is with Berry’s Natural Food Market in Youngstown, Ohio. The owners of Berry’s, like Q Drink Healthy, believe that natural ingredients are key to living your best life.

4 Purpose Energy Marks One-Year Anniversary with Presence in 400 Retailers

This month marks the one-year anniversary since the first 18-wheeler filled with hundreds of cases of 4 Purpose Energy® arrived at Sam Ronkin’s warehouse. It was the end of one chapter that began three years ago after Ronkin observed energy drink habits of fellow college classmates -- and it was the beginning of a new one.

PepsiCo Names Dave Yawman Executive Vice President

PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Dave Yawman has been named executive vice president, government affairs, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective immediately.

Cascadia Managing Brands Brings On Coke and Pepsi Vet

Beverage industry veteran Robert Muscari has joined Cascadia Managing Brands and will be managing the New England territory for Cascadia’s beverage and snack portfolio. Mr. Muscari has over 30 years of experience with stints at Coca-Cola, Pepsi Cola, A & W Root Beer and Tropicana.

Leadership Transition for Coca-Cola North America

The Coca-Cola Company today announced that Sandy Douglas will retire as President of Coca-Cola North America (CCNA). He will be succeeded by Jim Dinkins, who currently serves as President of the Minute Maid Business Unit and Chief Retail Sales Officer for CCNA.

Icelandic Glacial Partners with Golden West Food Group

Icelandic Glacial announced a strategic alliance with Golden West Food Group Inc., set to enhance the brand reach of Bowery Cold Brew and KÖE Kombucha under the Icelandic Glacial umbrella.