Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Data shows 2.2% volume increase

SAN ANTONIO -- Budget-beer growth is accelerating in convenience stores, according to Harry Schuhmacher of Beer Business Daily, San Antonio. While the budget-beer category hasn't gained much, if any, share this year, its volume trends have certainly improved recently, while average case prices are...

Quaker Milk Chillers roll out this week

PURCHASE, N.Y. Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are continuing to expand their boundaries beyond the traditional soft drinks for which their known. Both companies have made plans to add lines of non-carbonated flavored milk beverages to their portfolio. Purchase, N.Y.-based Pepsi will do so with the...

22 C-Store Chains Add Bravo! Flavored-Milk Line

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Bravo! Foods International Corp., a brand development and marketing company that manufactures, promotes and distributes vitamin-fortified flavored milks, reported significant progress in getting its products into key convenience stores nationwide. With growing success,...

Starbucks Corp. is putting CD racks in its U.S. and Canadian coffee shops to display up to 20 music titles at once.
7-Eleven teams with Pepsi on exclusive soft drink
A-B introduces TILT
Thorntons Inc. has chosen Xpedient Software for its SubWorks self-ordering kiosk systems.
Coca-Cola, Hansen both adding to beverage lines
Tetco stocking Complete Fuel health shakes
Violated Easter alcohol sales restriction