Beverage and RTD drinks category news for the convenience- store retail industry


Private-Label Wine Is Having a Moment

Both dollar sales and unit sales are up year over year as retailers expand own brands of chardonnay, merlot and other varietals


Keurig Dr Pepper to Sell, Distribute La Colombe Ready-to-Drink Coffee

$300 million partnership also includes K-Cups

Maker of natural, zero-sugar beverages looking into possible distribution partnerships, Axios reports

Retailers now expect 6% growth, versus 5% earlier, 2nd-quarter Goldman Sachs survey shows

Keeping it customer friendly may be the key to success


Schumer asks FDA to look into caffeine level in beverage, though other brands contain more

Including canned margarita cocktails, hard iced tea and more

Celebrate team’s 1st-, 3rd-place wins at Austrian Grand Prix

Asset purchase agreement with Vital Pharmaceuticals subject to bankruptcy court approval

Choices are tequila, vodka and cinnamon whiskey; targets locations that cannot sell liquor

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