Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Grapefruit Twist available for a limited time beginning May 8

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- Red Bull is rolling out its annual Summer Edition beginning May 8, adding the taste of grapefruit to its Editions line of flavors. Red Bull Summer Edition Grapefruit Twist will be available through Labor Day. Last year’s Red Bull Summer Edition Kiwi Twist was the top-selling...

Two more stores add alcohol options on heels of state law changes

YORK, Pa. -- Two more Rutter’s Farm Store locations began selling wine on April 28. The Leola, Pa., Rutter’s is the first convenience store in Lancaster County to start selling wine, and the Richland Avenue site in York, Pa., is the second convenience store (after Rutter’s own Newberrytown site) to...

Two initiatives take hold in Illinois, plus the latest on efforts in Seattle and Santa Fe, N.M.

Will extend craft brewer's reach internationally.

Industry players discuss the state of the beverage industry and where the future might lead

Trend reverses slow declines since 2013

From sponsorships to new packaging, beer importer looks to drive traffic in stores

Beverages struggle to recover from tough quarter

Indiana promises review of ‘ridiculous’ beer, liquor regulations

Beer, wine and water makers aim to boost summer sales