Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Will share net profits from sales in outlets outside of restaurants

CANTON, Mass. -- Dunkin’ Donuts used Sept. 29, National Coffee Day, to announce that it will launch a line of Dunkin’ Donuts-branded ready-to-drink (RTD) coffee beverages in-store and in convenience stores and other retailers in early 2017. The Coca-Cola Co. will manufacture, distribute and sell...

How beverage options and customization will boost your foodservice game

Brought to you by Curtis Coffee Equipment. Beverage sales mean profits. But with so much fierce competition in the foodservice arena, not just any beverage will do. Offering the right mix of beverage choices, from hot- and cold-brewed coffee to slushies and frozen drinks, cappuccinos, milkshakes...

Significant movement in acquisition of SABMiller

LEUVEN, Belgium, & LONDON -- Anheuser-Busch InBev's merger of SABMiller took a significant step forward this week with overwhelming backing from both companies' shareholders. London-based SABMiller approved the deal with 95.5% of its shareholders voting in favor. AB InBev shareholders also...

The dog days of summer proved to be rough on the major beverage categories this year.
Product launch a major move forward for beverage category
Line extension promotion takes on superserious sports advertising

Local brews, beer caves part of retailer's new regional approach

Company adds new package size, 'embraces' craft-coffee movement.
Consumers buying drinks away from home an average of 3.5 times per week

Bottled water accounted for 17% of total beverage volume globally in 2015