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40 Under 40: Saluting the Industry's Next-Generation LeadersYoung executives across the industry are assuming greater responsibilities in the areas of operations, finance, marketing and technology. CSD partnered with the Young Executives Organization (YEO) to look at these emerging leaders.
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Growing consumer demand for organic and better-for-you products has led to an increase in energy drink innovation. New research from Mintel has revealed that, around the world, energy drink innovation is on the rise. Globally, more new energy drinks were launched in 2015 than in any year since 2008. Furthermore, between 2010 and 2015, the
Dollar sales soften across all categories in the beverage market. The most recent four-week period has resulted in softening sales across the beverage market. New research from Wells Fargo Securities has shown that dollar sales across the beverage market have experienced only modest growth in most categories during the recent four-week period ending Aug. 13,
Spindrift’s line of sparkling beverages made with real squeezed fruit has unveiled new packaging that conveys its core mission of “real.” Their new look of “real” will roll out to stores and foodservice partners beginning in August 2016. Spindrift’s new design shows consumers exactly what makes them different – real fruit in every beverage. The […]
Royal Hawaiian Macadamia Nut Inc. has unveiled a new line of innovative dairy-free Royal Hawaiian Orchards Macadamia Nut Milks. Available in four better-for-you, creamy, original and vanilla varieties, the new macadamia nut products give consumers the buttery-rich taste of macadamia nuts they love in a drink they crave while adding fuel to the fast growing […]
Nestlé USA has introduced the NEW NESQUIK Protein Plus flavored milk drink. NESQUIK Protein Plus is packed with 23 grams of protein to help consumers reach their goals for the day. Protein Plus is nutritious and has the delicious taste that consumers have always loved. With 22 grams of sugar per eight-fluid ounces, NESQUIK Protein […]
PowerBar has added new Clean Whey Protein Bars and Clean Whey Protein Drinks to its rapidly evolving portfolio of real and energizing foods. In response to consumer requests for cleaner ingredient labels, PowerBar Clean Whey products feature no artificial sweeteners, two grams of sugar and high quality whey protein for sustained energy, all while maintaining […]
Community Coffee Co. is merging fresh and easy with two new chilled beverage offerings for foodservice operators: Southern Sweet Tea in a convenient filter pack and freshly-brewed iced coffee. Both of these freshly-brewed beverages deliver ease of preparation and exceptional taste. Convenient, consistent and compliant, Community Southern Sweet tea 48-ounce filter pack’s one-step brewing process […]