soft drinks

19 Oct 2021
--- Daydream Drinks, Eat Beyond Global Holdings’ hemp and adaptogen-infused sparkling water, aims for a third of its total revenue to come from foodservice by the end of 2022. As part of this, it is expanding its... Read More
14 Oct 2021
--- The drinks category is brimming with trend-driven launches including flavorful, energizing and better-for-you beverages. FoodIngredientsFirst speaks to disruptive fizzy beverage brands, whose offerings include a classic cola... Read More
05 Oct 2021
--- Givaudan has unveiled its latest research on “mindful drinking,” offering manufacturers critical insights into what consumers are looking for in low- and no-alcohol drinks and enabling them to create more... Read More
04 Oct 2021
--- Sweegen is expanding its extensive sweetener portfolio in early 2022 with the zero-calorie, high-intensity sweetener brazzein. The product was developed in collaboration with its long-term partner Conagen, which has scaled... Read More
29 Sep 2021
--- Symrise with KitchenTown Berlin, is honing in on natural flavors with a new sustainable energy drink launch, Holy Energy, targeted at gamers. Today, many consumers highly value transparency and authenticity in the wide... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- Anheuser-Busch’s network of Wholly Owned Distributors (AB ONE) will distribute ShineWater’s drinks across the US, where both companies are based. The beverage is touted as the first ready-to-drink (RTD) hydration... Read More
26 Aug 2021
--- Layn Natural Ingredients continues its expansion in botanicals with a boost to its portfolio of Non-GMO Project Verified botanical extracts. The range focuses on polyphenol-rich botanical extracts that offer high functional... Read More
23 Aug 2021
--- Sugar reduction remains a crucial theme for industry as both consumers and governments push for healthier food and beverages. And while many can agree “less is more,” opinions differ on how this should be done.... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- The decline in juice sales is becoming a global phenomenon as sugar content is increasingly scrutinized in the juice space, according to Eran Blachinsky, founder and CEO of Better Juice, an Israel-based biotechnology company.
16 Aug 2021
--- BlueTree, an Israeli start-up that has developed a technology for reducing sugar in natural juices, has joined forces with international supplier of natural ingredients and compounds Prodalim. The two companies have signed... Read More
16 Aug 2021
--- air up is the world’s first drinking bottle that flavors water only by scent with the help of retronasal smelling, according to its co-founder Lena Jüngst who speaks exclusively to PackagingInsights. She explains... Read More
13 Aug 2021
--- With the exception of sugar reduction in soft drinks, the UK’s top ten food companies have made limited changes to the healthiness of their products in response to Public Health England’s (PHE) voluntary... Read More
10 Aug 2021
--- Consuming filtered tap water provides substantial health and environmental benefits compared to bottled water, according to a study by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal).
04 Aug 2021
--- PepsiCo is slimming down its juice portfolio, having newly inked a deal to sell Tropicana, Naked and other select juice brands across North America to French private equity firm PAI Partners. The agreement includes an... Read More
02 Aug 2021
--- Citrus and authentic fruit flavors saw a revival this summer, as highlighted in Kerry’s latest “Art of Taste & Nutrition” report. The analysis details this year’s top trends in the summer beverage... Read More
23 Jul 2021
--- SIG is unveiling an automated robotic sleeve filling magazine – the R-CAM2 – for the F&B industry, which it says will help manufacturers reduce the need for human labor and improve workflow efficiency. Arla... Read More
22 Jul 2021
--- Innophos is highlighting ingredient solutions that improve the texture and appearance and also protect the flavor of high-protein beverages.
13 Jul 2021
--- Cargill is investing US$45 million to add soluble fibers to its European portfolio of starches, sweeteners and texturizers as demand for reduced-sugar products grows. Based on micro-reactor technology developed in... Read More
06 Jul 2021
--- Germany-based natural dietary fibers specialist Taiyo and Asiros, a Danish fruit powders company, have teamed up to develop and market two gut-supporting high-fiber fruit powder ranges. Asiros creates the blends that combine... Read More
05 Jul 2021
--- Dutch plant-based ingredients manufacturer Fooditive Group is launching GoPeasy, a pea-based dairy-free beverage that mimics the taste of milk. The beverage will be immediately available for sale to consumers and aligns with... Read More