Carolina Beverage Corp. announced the launch of Cheerwine Kreme in North Carolina, South Carolina and parts of Georgia. Cheerwine Kreme blends Cheerwine flavor with a hint of Krispy Kreme’s Original Glazed flavor, the company says. The new flavor is available on fountain at select Krispy Kreme stores in the distribution areas. It also is packaged in 20-ounce and 2-liter bottles that are available in major grocery chains, select convenience stores and Krispy Kreme shops.

Carolina Beverage Corp., Salisbury, N.C.
Distribution: Select markets
Ingredients: Carbonated water, high-fructose corn syrup, caramel color, phosphoric acid, natural and artificial flavors, artificial cherry flavor, caffeine, citric acid, sodium benzoate (to protect flavor), and Red 40.