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As the weather warms up, it looks as though people are finding favor with iced varieties to give themselves a little pick me up. In Beverage Industry’s May New Products poll, readers voted Verve MoJoe as the top release posted on www.bevindustry.com during the month.
A brand of Tempe, Ariz.-based Vemma Nutrition Co., Verve MoJoe is a ready-to-drink iced coffee that features natural sweeteners, flavors and colors. The beverage contains 60 calories, 1.5 grams of fat, 6 grams of Reb A and cane sugar, and 80 mg of natural caffeine.
Voting for the poll took place between June 4 and 18 on www.bevindustry.com, where visitors were asked to vote for their favorite new product that was posted on the website between May 1 and 30.
Visitors also found favor with Lemonic ready-to-pour liqueur, which grabbed 18 percent of the vote; Narragansett Del’s Shandy, with 10 percent of the vote; Nuzee Inc.’s functional Coffee Blenders, with 7 percent of the vote; and KickDrop Beverages Inc.’s Drop2O, with 2 percent of the vote. These beverages rounded out the Top 5 favorite new products according to Beverage Industry readers.
Check back July 7 on www.bevindustry.com to vote for the next round of contestants, and thanks for voting!