Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Coca-Cola may be close to snagging interest in a boutique tea company.

ATLANTA -- Coca-Cola may be close to snagging interest in a boutique tea company. Trade journal Beverage Digest, citing sources familiar with the matter, said Coke is close to "making an investment" in Honest Beverages, a Bethesda, Md.-based maker of organic teas and juices under the brand Honest...

Sign definitive agreement to form MillerCoors U.S. joint venture

LONDON & DENVER -- SABMiller plc and Molson Coors Brewing Co. have announced that they have signed the definitive transaction agreement for the combination of the U.S. and Puerto Rico operations of their respective subsidiaries, Miller and Coors, into MillerCoors LLC, the joint venture that...

Food, beverage associations cite law against targeting single product

CHICAGO -- As part of a campaign against Chicago's upcoming bottled-water tax, an alliance of food and beverage retailer associations plans to file a lawsuit challenging the tax when it goes into effect in the new year, reported The Chicago Tribune. The American Beverage Association, the...

San Francisco eyes surcharge on sugary drinks
Sheetz case illustrates Pennsylvania's complex licensing system.
Company test marketing Miller Lite Brewers Collection
A-B on Hunt for InBev?
Offers basketball video game on drink lids
Market positioning is key to continued growth, report says
The Coca-Cola Co. announced its board has approved the recommendation of chairman and CEO Neville Isdell for an evolution of the company's leadership structure.