Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Will produce, distribute ready-to-drink beverages

GLENDALE & EMERYVILLE, Calif. -- Nestle USA, part of Nestle, S.A., the world's largest food and beverage company, and Jamba Juice, a blender of fruit and other naturally healthy ingredients, have forged an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement to produce and distribute a line of healthy ready...

Engages Creative Marketing Concepts for national representation in convenience channel

NEW YORK -- New York Coffee Co. has entered into a relationship with Creative Marketing Concepts for national representation into the convenience store market. New York Coffee has taken a health-and-nutrition approach to refrigerated, ready-to-drink (RTD) coffee beverages with the introduction of...

7-Eleven's Homer Run?

DALLAS - Earlier this month, 7-Eleven Inc. transformed 12 stores into Kwik-E-Marts, the convenience store made famous on Fox's The Simpsons and featured in Twentieth Century Fox's The Simpsons Movie, in theaters on Friday. The Kwik-E-Mart stores are in Manhattan; Bladensburg, Md.; Orlando; Chicago...

Craft beer, signature cocktails, organic wine top list of beverage trends
Cade gave birth to sports drink category
Seeks additional information on proposed joint venture
To make its mark in the energy drink market, 7-Eleven Inc. launched the Inked energy drink, going after the rapidly growing market of young, tattooed Americans.
Cadbury Schweppes to spin off beverage unit
Is Newcastle next?
Adds line of enhanced waters