Zenith International has identified premium bottled water as a ‘sparkling opportunity’ despite poor growth rates over the past couple of years.
Germany’s Döhler and Plantextrakt have formed a strategic partnership and unveiled a new tea concept, which they claim will open up the global premium quality tea drinks market.
New premium PET bottle alternative to glass, says Amcor
Amcor Rigid Plastics said its ground-breaking PET stock bottle is a glass replacement option that offers significant cost and performance advantages.
Wild introduces premium rooibos infusion concept
Wild is introducing a new rooibos infusion idea for ready-to-drink teas that complements its existing black, white and green tea offerings, and taps the market for caffeine-free kids' drinks.
Nestle pursues premium plans with Nespresso expansion
Nestle continues to spy growth for its Nespresso coffee machine system and brands with the inauguration today of its second production and distribution centre for the operations.
Premium spirit push to defy drink concerns - report
Despite growing awareness and concern over the health impacts of alcohol consumption, global consumers are expected to flock towards premium and super premium spirit varieties in the future, says a new report.
Taste enhancers to give impression of premium for liquor
A new range of taste enhancers have been introduced to try to improve the taste of liquor and provide mouth warming sensations that give the impression of a more premium product.
Market for superpremium juices soars in the US
Superpremium juice drinks have proved to be a dynamic part of the US beverage market showing “phenomenal growth” in just a few years, according to a new report.
Private label brands to offer premium consumer compromise
Private label food and drink brands will continue to grow as
cash-strapped consumers' increasingly perceive the products as
value for money, according to Datamonitor.
Premium push lifts Foster's half-year profits
Australia-based Foster's posted half-year sales growth of 3.2 per
cent in organic terms to AUS$2.3bn (€1.4bn) as growing demand
for its premium brands partially offset a slowdown in its US wine
Diageo expands with premium US wine buy
Diageo is to expand its presence within the high growth US market
for premium wines with the acquisition of national producer
Rosenblum Cellars for $105m (€71m).
SABMiller goes for Grolsch in premium pay-off bid
SABMiller has today received the support of Koninklijke Grolsch's
management to move ahead with a proposed €816m acquisition of
the Netherlands-based brewer's operations.
Global consumers steer towards premium beer
Sales of premium beer continue to outgrow globally over private
label and discounted varieties, according to the latest findings by
beverage research group Canadean.
Innovation to boost premium soft drinks, says Britvic
Consumer trends for health and indulgence are expected to drive
"significant" growth in premium soft drinks over the next
five years, the marketing head of Britvic has said.
Putting a premium on substance over style
Food producers are flogging the term 'premium' for all it's worth,
threatening to flood a market that relies on exclusivity for its
success with well-packaged tat.