Tag Archives: beverages

Bickford’s unveils new production line

Bickford’s Australia has unveiled its new world-class, high-speed production line housed at its facility at Salisbury South, South Australia. Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Premier Steven Marshall visited the site during the week to officially open the European manufactured production line. The $20 million project has been three years in …

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Remedy introduces Tepache to Australia

Remedy Tepache is the latest beverage from kombucha brand, Remedy. Described as “refreshingly real and radically revitalising” with no sugar naturally, Remedy Tepache (te-par-chey) is a live cultured sparkling drink rooted in old school Mexican fermenting traditions pairing tangy pineapple with spicy cinnamon. Remedy co-founders Sarah and Emmet Condon first …

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Energise your offering with Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola Energy, the first energy drink launched under the Coca-Cola brand, arrives in Australia this month following launches in markets such as Spain, Hungary and the UK. Aimed at young adults (18-39), Coca-Cola Energy features ingredients including caffeine and guarana, and is available in sugar and no sugar options. “Coca-Cola …

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Disruption Podcast: Drew Bilbe, ‘Taking the right risks’

Superior Sales Consulting’s Disruption Podcast series shares the stories behind some of the biggest disruptors in FMCG. Retail World has compiled highlights from Episode 8, ‘Taking the Right Risks’, which interviews Nexba co-founder and CEO, Drew Bilbe. To start, can you talk us through your and co-founder Troy Douglas’ backstory? We have a unique …

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Sugary drinks linked to premature death

Drinking sugary drinks, or sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB), heightens the risk of premature death, according to new research from Harvard University. According to the study, led by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, the main cause of this premature death is from cardiovascular disease (CVD). To a lesser extent, …

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Coca-Cola acquires company behind Mojo Beverages

The Coca-Cola Company has acquired Organic & Raw Trading Co, the team behind Mojo Beverages. This is the first time Coca-Cola has acquired full ownership of a brand in the kombucha category. Terms were not disclosed. “In just over eight years, Organic & Raw has gone from selling Mojo at …

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New partnership to shake up Aussie drinks industry

GS1 Australia and the Drinks Association have announced a new strategic partnership. The partnership will drive industry-standards development and adoption to improve business and supply-chain efficiency in the drinks industry. “We’re delighted to be working with the Drinks Association for the benefit of members, many of whom have membership in …

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Rok rolling into town with Monde Nissin Australia

Rok Kombucha has teamed up with Monde Nissin Australia to roll out its product along independent East Coast grocery aisles. This August, Rok forged a new relationship with Monde Nissin Australia. It describes the distributor as “one of the country’s most innovative and dynamic for the grocery market”. Monde Nissin is …

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