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January 1, 2008
Cover story- Swire Coca-Cola USA Bottler of the Year
Beverage Industry's Bottler of the Year, Swire Coca-Cola Co., Draper, Utah, targets the efficient and effective sales and distribution of its total beverage portfolio in 2008.
Plant Focus- Handling Production Demands
Beverage Beat- On-Premise Opportunities
Industry Issues- Beverage, Retail Associations Fight Chicago Bottled Water Tax; Republic, Capital Group Join Forces...
- News Briefs
Category Focus- Position Statement
A new juice claim trend sets products apart.
New Products- Super-Premium, Superfruit Drinks; Holy Water...
Up Close With…- Steaz: Sparkling Tea Turns To Mainstream Markets
Packaging- Clear Resolutions
Beverage R&D- The Natural Revolution Continues
2008 New Product Development Survey- R&D News
Distribution- The Dangers of Drowsy Driving
Marketing- Heineken with a Heart; Malibu's Island Roots...
Operations- Machine Shifts
Can filling and seaming adapt to industry demands.
Channel Strategies- Push-Button Solutions
Vending focuses on convenience features to compete with retail.
Supplier's Marketplace- Low-Volume Case/Tray Packer; Complete flooring Solution...
- Supplier News
The Last Drop- The Craft
Advertiser index- Index