soft drinks

18 Feb 2020
--- Wine Water’s exclusive non-alcoholic beverages made from upcycled fruit are set to feature on the menus at high-end restaurants, hotels and bars to serve a growing British population of more prudent drinkers. As the... Read More
27 Jan 2020
--- Over the past ten to twenty years, the ripples of change in the global soft drinks market have risen to become “tidal waves of innovation, with new categories emerging constantly and genuine novelty flooding the... Read More
22 Jan 2020
--- Coca-Cola will not stop using plastic bottles completely, due to steady consumer preference. This is according to the company’s Head of Sustainability Bea Perez, who spoke during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in... Read More
15 Jan 2020
--- Ocean Spray Cranberries, the agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 farmer families in the US, has launched Ocean Spray Brew, a first-of-its kind hybrid drink made with real fruit juice and cold brew coffee. Ocean... Read More
11 Dec 2019
--- US agricultural cooperative Ocean Spray has launched three new unsweetened juices to their PureFruit Juice portfolio along with redesigned packaging. The new products are to be distributed throughout US Walmart stores this... Read More
25 Nov 2019
--- Beverage consumers are looking to reduce their intake of artificial ingredients, sugar and calories, while also seeking functional benefits. This is according to Blair Bentham, OXIGEN Beverages’ CEO and Founder, who... Read More
20 Nov 2019
--- US lemon grower and flavor manufacturer Citromax has launched a new line of lemonade bases in three varieties: Lemon Lime Lemonade, Hibiscus Lemonade and White Peach Lemonade. In addition to being flavorful, Citromax... Read More
15 Nov 2019
--- The beverage space is booming with NPD, as consumers increasingly look for new flavors and the added benefits of functional ingredients. As the consumer palate expands, never has the beverage category been so blurred.... Read More
07 Nov 2019
--- Doehler is combining plant-based nutrition, naturalness and sugar reduction with its Multisensory Experiences that “satisfy the wishes of environmentally and health-conscious consumers,” in its latest beverage... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- Collaboration partners Taiyo, Sinalco and Sweethouse have launched their second beverage concept – a functional Energy 4.0 cola that is sugar-free and enriched with guar bean dietary fibers. Classic soft drinks, colas... Read More
03 Oct 2019
--- UK start-up Drinks Cubed has launched a premium mineral water, Water Cubed, in SIG’s combidome carton bottle in a bid to be the lowest carbon footprint drinks brand by 2022. The carton is fully recyclable, primarily... Read More
02 Oct 2019
--- Italian manufacturer of non-refillable and aluminum closures Guala Closures is set to launch its complete range of NěstGATE connected caps. By placing a smartphone close to a bottle equipped with the connected caps, the Near... Read More
26 Sep 2019
--- Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) and Luckin Coffee (Luckin) have agreed to establish a joint venture to develop a co-branded Luckin Juice business in China. In a combined effort, LDC will produce not from concentrate (NFC)... Read More
30 Aug 2019
--- Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA), under The Coca-Cola Company, has announced that it has acquired a 60 percent share in the soft drinks business of Eswatini Beverages, based in Eswatini (previously known as Swaziland). The... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- In a report centered on Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa (APMEA), Ireland-headquartered Kerry stresses the importance of a localized approach when communicating with consumers in this region, as perceptions of... Read More
26 Aug 2019
--- Scientists have long been divided on the best way to manage industry involvement in diet and health research, according to a study from the University of Queensland (UQ) and University of Cambridge, which is exploring ways... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Global ingredients and premix supplier Prinova has expanded into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market with the establishment of a subsidiary in Sydney, Australia. The subsidiary will serve customers in Australia and New Zealand,... Read More
29 Jul 2019
--- Israel-based Better Juice, Ltd., branded as the “first food-tech start-up to develop technology to reduce all types of sugars in orange juice,” and Brazillian producer of orange juice concentrate, Citrosuco, are... Read More
25 Jul 2019
--- The Coca-Cola Company has reported robust operating results in the second quarter of 2019, driven by a strong performance of the brand’s sparkling soft drinks segment, and by new launches of Costa Coffee ready-to-drink... Read More
04 Jul 2019
--- New insights from Symrise show that “no additives,” “health attributes” and “contains real ingredients” are among the top drivers of naturalness perceptions. This was found in a recent... Read More