Beverage category news for the convenience store retail industry.

How to successfully engage this increasingly influential shopper

Brought to you by Dr Pepper Snapple Group Millennials are an ever-present topic of conversation among convenience-store retailers and marketers alike. How do we communicate with and engage these consumers? How can we align our offerings with their needs and values? But it’s easy to see why they’re...

Labeling proposal aimed at fighting obesity, diabetes and other health problems

BALTIMORE -- Baltimore could become the first major city in the United States to require health warning labels on sugar-sweetened beverages. The city's health committee will host a hearing on the proposal June 7. Robi Rawl, executive director of Sugar Free Kids Maryland, says the labels would help...

Three flavors available across the Midwest

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Hiland Dairy Food Co. has rolled out a collection of flavored milks for a limited run through this summer. Made with Hiland Dairy milk, the new summer flavored milks include Sea Salt Caramel, Chocolate Truffle and Honey Cookie flavors. "Consumers want greater options when it...

Regulatory approval remains in question in two major markets
Retail promotion to support launch of refreshed logo, packaging
Recent study reveals surprising results that could benefit retailers
But is the phrase 'functional beverage' getting watered down?.
Efforts clear paths to sales in more convenience stores and grocery
New flavor to get national distribution
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