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March 1, 2008
Cover story- Non-Carbs Shine While Sparkling Struggles
Soft drink companies reported favorable results for 2007, thanks to their non-carbonated acquisitions, non-carbonated launches and CSD sales increases in markets other than North America. Sparkling products,however, continued to struggle.- Positive Results?
Beverage Beat- A Team Sport
Industry Issues- Coca-Cola Buys Stake in Honest Tea; Diageo Chooses Ketel One, Drops Out of Absolut Race...
- News Briefs
- Wine Options Run a Wide Gamut
Global Report- South America: A Brazilian Powerhouse
New Products- Lighter Light Beer; Pomegranate Drinks...
Up Close With…- Reed's Inc.
Marketing- Super Bowl En Español; 'Fresh' Coffee Campaign...
Packaging- Freedom of Flexibility
Case packers and wrappers are becoming more versatile to fit beverage needs.
Beverage R&D- Gut Reaction
Probiotics and prebiotics emerge as unlikely success story.- R&D News
- FDA Expands Use of Polydextrose in Beverages
- Beverage Testing and Safety Developments
- Citrus Flavors Lead in 2008
Distribution- Truck Spec'ing Tips
Operations- Efficiency Through Integration
Processing automation systems offer increased flexibility and productivity.
Supplier's Marketplace- Douglas Machine Inc.; Krones Inc...
- Supplier News
- Seal-it Provides Sustainability Solution to AgroLabs
The Last Drop- Private Label CSD
Advertiser Index- Index