K-Duo portfolio units single-serve and drip coffee
September 16, 2019
Keurig Dr Pepper, Burlington, Mass., and Plano, Texas, announced the launch of the K-Duo portfolio, a line of coffee makers uniting single-serve and drip coffee functionality under the Keurig brand equity. With the ability to brew a single cup using K-Cup pods and a carafe of drip coffee, the new brewer lineup offers convenience and versatility all in one machine, the company says.
Ready-to-drink sub-segments cold brew, functional in vanguard
September 13, 2019
When analyzing the U.S. coffee market, data shows that the growth of the caffeine-inducing beverage category is being driven by single-serve, convenient segments: ready-to-drink (RTD) and single-cup coffee.
STōK Cold Brew Coffee, a brand of Broomfield, Colo.-based Danone North America, officially is calling for applications to take a STōK-bbatical and will pay you to pursue what you're truly passionate about.
Foodservice operator will open 8 pop-up Pumpkin’ restaurants for early tastings
August 12, 2019
The calendar and climate still say summer, but for pumpkin lovers across the country, the excitement and demand for the favorite flavor of fall already is here. Canton, Mass.-based Dunkin’ is fulfilling fans’ fall wishes by bringing back classic Pumpkin Flavored Coffees, introducing a new pumpkin espresso beverage and even rebranding eight Dunkin’ shops across the U.S. as Pumpkin’ to serve guests a first taste for free.
ON DEMAND:The U.S. market is seeing major growth in premium tea beverages. As interest in clean label and healthy products increases, consumers seek more authentic beverage experiences and increasingly demand greater transparency. This is driving innovation that delivers tea the way nature intended. Additionally, functionality and enhanced health claims are emerging and changing, as consumers look for more added value in their beverages. Finlays’ new Global R&D facility in Rhode Island is investing in delivering a new wave of tea products. Through new innovative technology, Finlays is pioneering the future tea landscape.
Beverage Industry’s September issue features our 2019 Wholesaler of the Year recognition to Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. This issue also features an up close look at the new Future Proof beverage alcohol company as well as a look into the coffee category within the past year. As usual, we rounded up the latest trends in products, packaging and ingredients.
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