Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Top justices will consider double-tax challenge in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to consider the legality of Philadelphia’s 13-month-old sweetened-beverage tax. Justices will weigh whether the 1.5-cent-per-ounce levy amounts to a double tax. According to a Philadelphia Inquirer report, Pennsylvania law prohibits the city...

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Mixed results in 2 efforts to boost beverage sales

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Merger estimated to be worth $18.7 billion

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New, combined company dubbed Keurig Dr Pepper

Campaigns around the Super Bowl, Olympics, Lunar New Year and more

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Plans to roll out new packaging, flavors for regional bottled-water brands

And 4 other carbonated soft drinks we're watching

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December a rough month for beer, CSDs and juices

New $16 million production line opens door to brand growth

5 flavors now available