Articles by Jennifer Zegler

Last Drop: Priority evolution

Occasion-based need states are predicted to drive shopping habits in the future, finds Beverage Industry's Managing Editor Jenny Zegler.  Consumers are choosing beverages less by category and more by occasion-based need states, according to trend presentations at...

Read More

Heineken USA's international appeal

Heineken’s portfolio of import beers grows following its acquisition of CCM.  This year’s acquisition of Fomento Económico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V.’s (CCM) beer operations by Heineken N.V., Amsterdam, is described as a love story within a business context by John Nicolson, New York-based Heineken Americas’ regional president.

Read More

Contract packaging

Quality, versatility, capability and customer service lead priorities.  Whether their priorities are summed up by quality, versatility or capability, the bottom line for beverage co-packers is that customer service is No. 1 on their list.

Read More

Discount effect

More consumers are turning to more channels, including an unexpected one, finds Beverage Industry's Managing Editor Jenny Zegler.

Read More

Dedicated consumers keep natural retailers steady

Consumers who frequently purchase natural, organic and specialty products continued buying those items during the economic downturn.

Read More

Up Close With... Natalie's Orchid Island Juice Co.

Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Co.’s commits to transparency.

Read More

Special Report: Health & Wellness - October 2010

Consumer priorities pit wallets against waistlines.

Read More

Coding technology presents a tough code to crack

Beverage companies require coding technology that keeps up with the entire packaging line, which means different speeds, complex patterns and technologies.

Read More

In-house manufacturing fits in with prevalence of packaging

Bringing plastic bottle manufacturing in-house offers advantages for flexibility for beverage-makers.

Read More

Antioxidants make acai a go-to superfruit

Acai, a berry native to the Amazon, has only become a popular ingredient in the United States in the past few years.

Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

Dinner with Tequila Don Julio

Diageo is taking its Tequila Don Julio brand on the road this summer with a rolling Airstream Speakeasy mobile craft cocktail bar. The team stopped in Chicago on July 29 to share some specialty tequila cocktails paired with food from Chicago restaurants Honey Butter Fried Chicken and The Radler as well as dessert venues Black Dog Gelato and Baker Miller. (Photos by Jennifer Haderspeck)

9/17/14 2:00 pm EDT

The Path to New Product Success: Navigating the latest trends for new beverage development

By attending this webinar, you will learn about the top trends and how they fit into the CPG market, which channels are influencing new products and technology, how Packaging fits into your product development, and ways you can use innovation to increase sales.

Podcasts

Gert van Manen, president of iTi Tropicals Inc., shares his insights on the U.S. coconut water market. Citing research from Krueger Food Laboratories, he also supplies information highlighting the difference between products that declare their added sugars and those that do not.

Beverage Industry Magazine

BI October 2014 cover

2014 October

The October 2014 Beverage Industry includes a cover story on our 2014 Executive of the Year, Keurig Green Mountain's CEO Brian Kelley, as well as articles about bottled water consumption, whey nutrition, and more. Check it out today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Bottled Water Trends

Which bottled-water trend will fare the best in 2015?
View Results Poll Archive

THE BEVERAGE INDUSTRY STORE

cleaning-in-place-dairy-foo.gif
Cleaning-in-Place: Dairy, Food and Beverage Operations, 3rd Edition

This book addresses the principles of cleaning operations, water supply issues and the science of detergents and disinfectants.

More Products

Beverage Insider eNewsletter

Are you an Insider? Subscribe to Beverage Industry’s weekly e-newsletter to receive news headlines, new product information and magazine highlights.   

STAY CONNECTED

facebook40 twitter    youtubelinkedgoogle+ icon 40px

Webinars

Beverage Industry Webinars are an easy, effective and convenient way to get educated and informed on the latest industry trends and topics. All Webinars are FREE unless indicated. For more information, check out our Events page!