Peet’s Coffee expanded its ready-to-drink portfolio with the national launch of Peet’s True Iced Espresso, a line of shelf-stable canned iced espresso flavours inspired by top-selling drinks in Peet’s coffee bars.
Recent mergers, acquisitions and overall growth across the coffee sector follow trends established by beer, soft drinks and other beverage industries.
The trend towards using healthier ingredients and natural products in ready-to-drink teas presents challenges from a packaging and labelling perspective.
Peet’s Coffee’s announced the launch of a fog-inspired, blended-beverage lineup in time for summer,
Tea is the most profitable beverage item in foodservice establishments, but operators could generate greater sales by serving premium, freshly brewed iced tea.
Synergy Flavours Inc, a leading supplier of flavours, extracts and essences for the global food and beverage industry, recently announced its acquisition of Janoušek, one of the world’s first suppliers of herbal extracts and natural flavouring and an expert in Italian flavour profiles.
Barry Callebaut Beverages UK has achieved Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000).
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) and Frutarom announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which IFF will acquire Frutarom in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately USD $7.1 billion.
With the up and coming Generation Z demographic specifically in mind, Caribou Coffee has introduced a line of beverages featuring bubbles and matcha.
For the youthful and discerning Generation Z, not any brand will do, nor does advertising do the trick. These consumers seek products that reflect themselves, their beliefs and their values.
Finlays Extracts & Ingredients USA Inc announced the opening of its new Global Research and Development Centre and Manufacturing Plant at Quonset Business Part in Quonset, Rhode Island.
Barry Callebaut Beverages has introduced the fresh taste of peppermint leaves to its popular Caprimo vending range with the launch of its new Caprimo Mint Tea.
As spring rolls in (although almost unnoticed given the number of snowstorms in the US on the actual first day of spring), consumers start thinking about “form and function.”
Heartland Food Products Group is partnering with Hudson News Distributors to bring JAVA HOUSE Cold Brew coffee to Hudson’s retail partners in the Northeast United States.