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CSP Magazine

Roundtable Report: Opening New Doors

With the largest beverage category--CSDs--in decline, convenience retailers are focused on who else they can sell beverages to. Beyond the opportunity to draw additional sales, the added benefit is the opportunity to improve market-basket totals and margins by reaching out to new demographics.


CSD Dollar Growth Continues for a Third Month

Energy-drink sales "soft" on back of fewer promotions

Protein-enhanced water to be available on retailer's shelves in January

Americans also eating out less, getting more meals from home: NPD

Dozens of new SKUs are fighting for space in this growing subcategory

Overall category grew 2.2% even as CSDs continue to slide

Introduces its own line of no-calories drinks in four flavors

Beverage cos. working with Clinton, alliance to reduce calorie consumption 20% by 2025

August beverage sales show promise, followed by strong Labor Day weekend

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