B. Stiff and Sons Old Fashioned Soda Pop Company, Oskar Blues Brewery's craft soda division, announces expansion into four new markets in the U.S. (Oregon, Utah, Texas and Florida) and three international markets in the United Kingdom, Australia and Sweden. The soda sales achieved rapid growth and reports a 68 percent sales increase over 2015.
In the increasingly complex and competitive beverage alcohol distribution business, the more information a sales force has at its disposal when it goes out into the field, the better. One North Carolina beer and wine wholesaler, Mutual Distributing, recently began using a solution to make sure this was the case with its team.
It’s mid-September. Most craft brewers have finished their 2016 pumpkin run and trucked it out to their distributors. Did they cut production? Yes — many of them drastically. That is, if they produced any pumpkin at all. (Forbes)
For beverage R&D specialists today it’s not so much what’s in their formulations as what is not. Increasingly beverage formulators are being asked to leave out sugar, but still maintain sweetness, and they are being challenged to use ingredients that do not raise the eyebrow of discerning consumers who are reading ingredient panels on beverage labels.
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