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The latest drink innovation – in pictures

The latest drink innovation – in pictures

Drink innovation has been at the forefront of product development over the last month.

Published: 01-Jun-2016

How is Big Food harnessing start-up innovation?

How is Big Food harnessing start-up innovation?

Which food firms are top for scoping out innovative start-ups and harnessing the latest research projects? FoodNavigator takes a look at the different incubator, accelerator and partnering schemes used by industry heavyweights.

Published: 31-May-2016

Inside the Coca-Cola plant: picture gallery

Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company Italia Nogara plant tour

Take a tour around Coca-Cola HBC Italia's Nogara plant, the biggest Coca-Cola factory in Europe in terms of production capacity.

Published: 03-May-2016

Tea for three: Asia’s leading tea companies

Tea for three: Asia’s leading tea companies

Three out of the world’s five biggest tea companies are based in Asia, according to new market research by Technavio that predicts steady growth in the global market until at least 2020. We profile each of the leaders over the coming pages.

Published: 19-Apr-2016

Highlights from the 2016 Beverage Innovation Summit: Suja's 'dog years', soda in a funk, and high pH water on fire

Highlights from the 2016 Beverage Innovation Summit

Want to know the size of the cold brew coffee prize, when Suja finally broke even, and what all the fuss is about over alkaline water? Check out the highlights of our 2016 Beverage Innovation summit, which aired live on Feb 18, and is now available on demand… 

Published: 22-Feb-2016

Around the Mediterranean in wine: Vinisud 2016

Mediterranean wine Vinisud 2016

Vinisud has been showcasing wines from around the Mediterranean this week, including those from France, Italy, Spain and many more.

Published: 18-Feb-2016

IN PICTURES: Beverage trendspotting at the 2016 Winter Fancy Food Show

Trendspotting at the 2016 Winter Fancy Food Show

From bone broth, birch water and yaupon tea to macadamia milk, the Winter Fancy Food Show is a great place to go beverage trendspotting. FoodNavigator-USA hit the showfloor at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, where we also spotted a lot of chai spice flavors, matcha, hemp, and turmeric ...

Published: 21-Jan-2016

M&A of 2015 packed and processed by FPD

2015 M&A Ball and Rexam and DuPont and Dow

We have taken a look back through our archives to bring you the biggest deals of this year. Some are still going on as they pass (or not) antritrust measures.

Published: 22-Dec-2015

PepsiCo Drinkfinity pods; Tetra Evero Aseptic & Coca Cola Contour PET glass gain world class recognition

WPO WorldStar Award winners 2016

From an E-Z SnackPak by Ampac, Drinkfinity pods by PepsiCo US, Coca Cola’s Contour PET glass and Cadbury Glow by Mondelēz International – We round up the best F&B entries at the WPO (World Packaging Organisation) WorldStar Awards 2016.

Published: 16-Dec-2015

Beverage trendwatching gallery: Smartwater sparkles, Mtn Dew heads to the dark side & Tio Gazpacho gets fruity

Beverage trends, Sparkling Smartwater, Mtn Dew black label

From vinegar-based sodas to caffeinated yogurt drinks, high-protein nut milks and yet more alkaline waters, check out FoodNavigator-USA's gallery of new beverage launches hitting US shelves this fall/winter.

Published: 25-Nov-2015

Best global beverage brands: Who joins Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Budweiser?

Best global beverage brands: Who joins Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Budweiser?

Coca-Cola has taken the #3 spot in Interbrand’s annual Best Global Brands Report, which identifies the most valuable brands across the world. Pepsi, Budweiser, and Nescafé also feature in the top 100, alongside seven other well-known beverage brands. 

Published: 06-Oct-2015

United Caps sees success with finger grip water bottle cap

United Caps sees success with finger grip water bottle cap

United Caps claims to have set new standards in the F&B industry with its Wattwiller water patented flower cap, Protecscoop flip-top hinge for infant milk powder and McCormick disposable grinder.

Published: 30-Sep-2015

New flavors, delivery platforms keep consumers engaged with tea

New flavors, delivery platforms keep consumers engaged with tea

Hoping to build on the momentum driving up sales of tea in the US, manufacturers are offering new flavors and delivery platforms that keep consumers engaged. At Expo East, companies showcased innovated tea bags, ready-to-drink options and even a tea consumers eat instead of drink.

Published: 24-Sep-2015

Top 5 most valuable worldwide whiskey brands

Top 5 most valuable worldwide whiskey brands

Top whiskeys are usually discussed as the top volume sellers, but Spiros Malandrakis, senior alcoholic drinks analyst for Euromonitor, says this sometimes skews the results away from good, recognizable brands.

Published: 04-Sep-2015

Which food and drink companies use social media well – and which don't?

Which food and drink companies use social media well – and which don't?

Nearly one third of UK tweets are about food and drink companies - an impressive figure.  But as we reported yesterday , most companies aren't making the most of the opportunity...

Published: 04-Sep-2015

Crown celebrates Singapore’s 50th birthday with metal can packaging designs

Crown celebrates SG50 with metal can packaging designs

Crown Holdings has been supporting local and international brands with packaging designs to mark Singapore’s 50th birthday (SG50) this year.

Published: 31-Aug-2015

New beverages gallery: From Soylent 2.0 to Bai Antiwater, FATwater, and tea lattes

New beverages: Soylent 2.0, Bai Antiwater, FATwater, tea lattes

From caffeine-free energy drinks and 'coffeehouse style' tea lattes to chia and greens drinks and ready-to-drink Soylent, check out FoodNavigator-USA's gallery of new beverage launches hitting US shelves this summer.

Published: 18-Aug-2015

Diageo 2015: Where is Guinness growing, what’s next for Mexico, and rising star Orijin

 Diageo 2015

Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes says he has confidence in what the alcoholic beverage giant can achieve in 2016, despite challenges on top line growth in FY2015. 

Published: 31-Jul-2015

Cocktail mixers from fruity to bitter showcase at Summer Fancy Foods

Cocktail mixers from fruity to bitter showcase at Summer Fancy Foods

As craft cocktails grow in popularity, so too are bars’ and consumers’ shopping lists to include a laundry list of necessary specialty ingredients. To help simplify professional and home mixologists’ experience and minimize shopping costs, high-end mixers with unique flavor profiles increasingly are coming to market and were showcased at the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City. 

Published: 15-Jul-2015

Eye-popping designs as Smirnoff, Gatorade & Minute Maid win prizes for their bottle packaging

Inaugural Sleeve Label Awards 2015

Smirnoff, Gatorade and Minute Maid have been recognised in the inaugural AWA Alexander Watson Associates Sleeve Label Awards at the International Sleeve Label Conference and Exhibition 2015 in Miami, Florida.

Published: 08-Jun-2015

TEA TIME! Highlights from the World Tea Expo 2015, from coffee leaf tea to ‘teablets’

Highlights from the World Tea Expo 2015

From teablets (tablets of compressed tea leaves you drop in your mug, minus the bag) to tea made from coffee leaves, the tea market is a hotbed of innovation. FoodNavigator-USA headed to the World Tea Expo in Long Beach, CA to bring you some highlights…

Published: 15-May-2015

Vitafoods 2015: Browsing the beverages

Vitafoods 2015: Browsing the beverages

Vitafoods Europe - a global nutraceutical event - and Finished Products Europe are in full swing in Geneva this week. And beverages are well represented.

Published: 06-May-2015

Coca-Cola in 2015: Which countries are strong – and where are there struggles?

Coca-Cola markets in 2015

The Coca-Cola Company has declared 2015 as a ‘transition’ year, with an ongoing $3bn cost-cutting drive and challenges such as macroeconomic volatility and political unrest to tackle.

Published: 23-Apr-2015

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