Supplier News

Drinkmate Announces Spritzer Carbonated Beverage System

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.

Stay Fresh Foods Earns SQF Level 3 Certification

Launched in 2013 by a team of food manufacturing veterans who immediately understood the advantages of HPP as a non-thermal lethality treatment, Stay Fresh Foods continues to keep pace with the explosive demand for the post-packaging technology.

DS Smith Releases Integral Air Return Tap for Liquid Dispensing

DS Smith Plastics’ Worldwide Dispensers is introducing a new product line of integral air return liquid dispensers with variable flow control. The new product line features a lean design and will come in two distinct push-tap styles to fit a variety of applications.

Blue Pacific Flavors Announces Lab Expansion

Organic flavor and ingredient manufacturer Blue Pacific Flavors announces the opening of its new research and development laboratory, the Flavor Creation and Culinary Innovation Center. The lab handles all product development and flavor creation for the company’s global operations in the U.S. and Asia.

Xylem Announces Flojet K56 Series Water Booster System

Flojet’s K56 Series Water Booster System, a single pump with a half-gallon accumulator tank and large muffler, supplies consistent water pressure to beverage dispensers, coffee and ice machines, water filtration systems and carbonators.

Nutrition 21 Velositol Gains GRAS Status

Velositol was determined to be GRAS at the recommended serving of 2 grams per day in protein drinks (including ready-to-drink and powder), meal replacement bars, energy and protein bars; with the consideration that these products can be taken up to three times a day.

TRU Aseptics Adds Elizabeth Jackelen and Dave Scheider to its Leadership Team

TRU Aseptics is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Jackelen and Dave Scheider have both joined TRU in key management roles and will be part of TRU’s Leadership Team. Ms. Jackelen joins the company as Director of Sales and Marketing and Mr. Scheider joins as Director of Manufacturing.

GE Launches New Water Treatment Solution for the Beverage Industry

GE Water & Process Technologies’ new, integrated UF and RO technology is designed to process poor quality and challenging source water with optimal removal of particulates, microorganisms and total dissolved solids while reducing the footprint and lowering costs.

PureCircle Unveils Stevia Cocoa and Vanilla Flavor Enhancers

PureCircle has announced it is launching new stevia leaf-based flavor enhancers. These flavor enhancers significantly augment both vanilla and cocoa flavors, enabling companies to produce products at a manageable price point.

Eastside’s Private Label Subsidiary to Offer Canning of Wine and Cocktails

The custom built canning line is designed to produce Ball Corporations popular "slim can" in 187ml, 200ml and 250ml sizes, with 250ml being equal to approximately 8.45 ounces. The new line will be able to can wine and RTD beverages containing up to 20% alcohol by volume.