Industry Issues


New stand out beverages from NACS

December 9, 2009
New energy, relaxation and protein beverages, particularly in shot form, ruled as leading new product trends at the NACS Show in Las Vegas.
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Wine Options Run a Wide Gamut

March 24, 2008
That wine snob saying, “Life is too short to drink cheap wine,” has not reached the millions of consumers who buy at Wal-Mart. According to speakers at the recent Unified Wine and Grape Symposium in Sacramento, Calif., Oak Leaf Wines, which run $1.99 a bottle (California store price), may be the fastest-growing wine in the United States today. Nor has wine-snobism affected the early-adopter young consumer group who seem largely responsible for pushing 3-liter wine box sales up 29 percent in 2007.

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March 24, 2008
PepsiCo , Purchase, N.Y., has elected Ian M. Cook , president and chief executive officer of Colgate-Palmolive Co. , and Lloyd G. Trotter , vice chairman of General Electric , to its board of directors...

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News Briefs

March 24, 2008
Celsius Holdings Inc., Delray Beach, Fla., announced several new partnerships, including RL Lipton, a beer and soft drink distributor in northern Ohio, for distribution of its Celsius calorie-burning beverage.

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Industry Issues

March 24, 2008
The Coca-Cola Co., Atlanta, has purchased a 40 percent interest in organic tea-maker Honest Tea, Bethesda, Md. Under terms of the agreement, Coca-Cola may elect to buy the remaining shares of the company at a future date.

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Industry Issues: People

January 15, 2008
The American Beverage Association, Washington, D.C., has named Maureen Storey senior vice president for science policy.

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Industry Issues: News Briefs

January 15, 2008
Rosemary Berkel Crisp, co-owner of Pepsi MidAmerica Co., Marion, Ill., and a women’s healthcare activist and philanthropist, died early this month at the age of 70 following a 12-year battle with ovarian cancer.

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Industry Issues:Trend-Tracker- What's in Store for 2008?

January 15, 2008
Food safety, probiotics, the quest for a natural low-calorie sweetener, environmental sustainability and consumer confusion are all hot topics. We’ve taken a look at the issues and industry trends from 2007 to decide which ones might carry over into 2008, and we’ve consulted several industry experts to get their take on what the new year has in store.

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Food Plant of the Future: The Future of Wastewater Management

Contact: Adam Thomas

Available On-Demand Effective management of wastewater is becoming increasingly critical to food and beverage processors as the cost for incoming water increases...

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International Pineapple Day at Bahama Breeze

In celebration of International Pineapple Day on April 2, Bahama Breeze locations across the country invited the media and consumers to celebrate with cocktails that feature the tropical flavor of the pineapple. (Photos by Liz Parker and Jennifer Haderspeck)

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Ditch the weighting agents: A cost effective solution for delivering flavors and actives

Available On Demand Learn how to reduce costs and energy use by enabling high oil load emulsions, eliminating the need for weighting agents like brominated vegetable oil (BVO).


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