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Birra Moretti’s Bocce Ball Program Returns

Consumer sampling and enhanced retail and on-premise support to amplify excitement and participation at Bocce tournaments and special events. Birra Moretti, Italy’s No. 1 selling beer* made in the traditional way since 1859, is once again teaming up with Bocce, the country’s beloved pastime, to encourage LDA+ consumers to come together and enjoy these two

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7-Eleven Slurpee Cup Wins Package Design Award

7-Select packaging also recognized as part of the GDUSA 2018 American Package Design Awards. 7-Eleven’s Slurpee cup design and 7-Select packaging were recently recognized with design awards. Brandimage, a global consultancy of brand equity architects and designers, was honored with three awards recognizing packaging design excellence for 7-Eleven in the GDUSA 2018 American Package Design

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Rutter’s Introduces Beer Sales to 20th Location

Wine sales are also available at the c-store. Rutter’s recently added beer to its 20th location with the installation of a beer cave at the Rutter’s on Greenbriar Road in Hanover. This makes eight Rutter’s locations in York County, Pa. to have a beer cave. Rutter’s offers its customers an assortment of craft, domestic, and

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Opportunity Flows from Fountain

More drink flavors and savvy promotions can help wring the most out of a c-store’s cold dispensed beverage program. By Howard Riell, Associate Editor From teas to functional carbonated beverages and specialty frozen drinks, the cold dispensed category is seeing an influx of new opportunities to capture customer dollars as traditional carbonated soft drinks decline.

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Tiger Beer Launches ‘The Uncaged’ Campaign

Tiger Beer will inspire people to look beyond familiar faces and discover those who are truly shaping the future. Since 2013, the world-acclaimed Tiger Beer, has championed emerging talent. The latest campaign takes this idea of ‘uncaging’ local heroes and focuses it on a specific type of creative – those whose bold approach to their

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Energy Shots Slip Back

Over the past few years, energy shots have emerged as a separate product category from energy drinks and other functional beverages. While energy drinks are increasingly associated with healthfulness and positive lifestyle choices, energy shots remain oriented toward direct functionality. Americans crave added energy as much as ever, yet overall category sales of energy shots

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Domestic Beer Sales Fall Flat

Beer buyers are unswervingly loyal to convenience stores that carry their favorite brands, and reward them with additional sales through larger basket rings. The category is undergoing a sea change. For example Budweiser, which according to Beer Marketer’s Insights had ranked as America’s most popular beer until 2001 and one of its top three since

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