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Energy Drinks & Shots Exhibit Staying Power

New energy product launches are helping energy drinks and shots gain some of their lost momentum. By Howard Riell, Associate Editor Fueled by flavor extensions, cross-bundling, limited-time offers and Americans’ nonstop lifestyle, energy drinks are finding new consumers who are reviving lagging sales. At the same time, energy shots continue to provide a convenient alternative.

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Set for the Beverage Season?

C-stores hope consumers choose to beat summer’s heat with cold and frozen beverage offerings. By Anne Baye Ericksen, Contributing Editor Twenty-two years ago, 7-Eleven rolled out “Operation Chill.” The community outreach program partners the national c-store chain with law enforcement agencies to solicit goodwill via Slurpee citations. Over the past two decades, more than 19

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7-Eleven To Add Ready-To-Drink Meals

Eighteen 7-Eleven stores introduce Soylent product. Some 18 participating 7-Eleven stores in the Greater Los Angeles area are set to test Rosa Foods’ Soylent ready-to-drink meals, beginning Monday, July 10, 2017. The 7-Eleven locations currently plan to sell three Soylent flavors: Cacao, Cafe Coffiest and the new Cafe Chai. “It is exciting that the demand

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Rutter’s Introduces Beer Sales at 10th Location

Wrightsville location latest Rutter’s to launch new beer cave selection. Rutter’s continues to expand its reach with stores that sell beer. The latest location to offer beer sales is located in Wrightsville right off of Route 30 and it started selling beer on June 29, after a remodel to accommodate the Beer Cave. This is

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Naturally-Flavored Refreshment

Delivering a refreshing, naturally-flavored taste with only 50-60 calories per eight-ounce serving, Barrilitos aguas frescas are lightly-sweetened, flavor-enhanced water beverages available in seven flavors, including fruit fusions and authentic Mexican flavors like Horchata and Tamarind. All are flavored with real fruit juices, purees and/or spices—perfect for the consumers who want less sugar without sacrificing taste. […]

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Cold Brew Coffee and Milk

Shamrock Farms has introduced Cold Brew Coffee and Milk, now on store shelves across the U.S. The product combines 100% Colombian coffee with pure, fresh Shamrock Farms milk with no added hormones. Shamrock Farms crafts its Cold Brew Coffee and Milk using Colombian coffee beans that are roasted to perfection, then ground and steeped in […]

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Root Beer Float Milkshake

F’real foods has introduced a new limited time offering, Root Beer Float Milkshake. Customers can now captivate their childhood memories with a taste sensation worthy of a trip down memory lane. High on “Sip Nostalgia,” the creamy vanilla ice cream with the nostalgic flavors of a root beer float will whisk customers back to childhood […]

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