Beverage Industry

In Brief . . . Dairy/Soy drink

June 1, 2004

In Brief . . . Dairy/Soy drink

Yoo-hoo Chocolate Beverage Corp., White Plains, N.Y., has introduced Dyna-Mocha, a chocolate drink made with coffee…
International Dairy Queen Inc., Minneapolis, Minn., has introduced MooLatte drinks at more than 5,700 Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill locations in North America. Available in Mocha, Cappuccino or French Vanilla, the MooLattes are made with soft serve ice cream, coffee and ice and topped with whipped cream…
Coffee/Tea...
Oregon Chai, Portland, Ore., has introduced Oregon Chai Tea Latte Mix in Original, Decaf Original, Vanilla and Spiced Original flavors in single-serve packets of 0.8-ounce to 1.1-ounce dry mixes…
CrimsonCup Coffee & Tea, Columbus, Ohio, now offers a line of Fair Trade Certified organic coffee to add to its 70 varieties of specialty-grade coffees…
Cafe Bom Dia, a Brazilian coffee producer, recently debuted Marques de Paiva Gourmet Organic Coffee at Sam’s Club for less than $10 per 3-pound bag…
Starbucks Coffee Co., Seattle, has introduced new blended coffee flavors: Java Chip Frappuccino and Caffe Vanilla Frappuccino. Additionally, its new non-coffee blended crème flavors include Double Chocolate Chip Frappuccino, Strawberries & Crème Frappuccino, Vanilla Bean Frappuccino…
Alternative drinks…
The Gatorade Co., Chicago, recently announced the introduction of Gatorade X-Factor; ESPN: The Flavor, a limited-edition Gatorade flavor; and Gatorade All-Stars drink in Pink Lemonade and Ice Punch flavors…
Energy Brands, Whitestone, N.Y., has introduced reformulated Endurance Glaceau Vitaminwater with ribose. The drink, previously peach flavored, now features added mango flavor…
South Beach Beverage Co., Norwalk, Conn., has introduced Sugar-Free SoBe Adrenaline Rush, available at retailers such as Wal-Mart and Albertson’s for $1.99 per can…
Rosa’s Horchata, Glenview, Ill., has introduced Rosa’s Strawberry and Rosa’s Melon Horchata…
Spirits…
Brown-Forman, Louisville, Ky., has added Black Jack Cola to its ready-to-drink line of Jack Daniel’s Country cocktails. Joining the six other flavors, Black Jack Cola features lemon and lime…
Infinite Spirits, San Francisco, has introduced Shakers Rye Vodka, an ultra-premium spirit distilled from rye. The company has also launched Shakers Rose Vodka, a rose-colored and flavored elixir…
Wine…
Brown Brothers, imported by Palm Bay Imports Inc., Boca Raton, Fla., has introduced Patricia Reserve wines in the United States. Patricia Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz range in suggested retail price from $28 to $33 per 750-ml. bottle…
Jacob’s Creek, produced by Orlando Wines in the Barossa Valley in South Australia and imported by Pernod Ricard USA, New York City, has added Cabernet-Merlot to its range of blends available in the United States…