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10 Beverage Trends from Expo West 2017

by March 24th, 2017

Euromonitor International attended the Natural Products Expo West conference in Anaheim, California last week. Expo West serves as the main showcase of natural, organic and healthy food and beverage innovation in North America. In this podcast, Howard Telford, Senior Beverages Analyst, shares his top 10 trends in terms of beverages innovation from the show.

Reduced Sugar Energy Drinks Might Be Succeeding Where Diet CSDs Have Failed

by February 18th, 2017

One of the long-standing growth trends in global soft drinks has been the poor performance of the reduced sugar carbonates (CSD) segment. Caused primarily by decline in North America, where per capita consumption of low calorie CSD is historically higher and the category has been especially weak, reduced or zero sugar CSDs have generally (excepting outliers like […]

“Big Soda” Goes Natural and Niche with Latest Acquisitions

by and December 8th, 2016

In a bid to reduce their dependence on the struggling carbonates segment, the three biggest players in US carbonates have recently made a number of acquisitions to expand into more premium soft drinks segments. On November 22, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group announced it was purchasing Bai Brands for US$1.7 billion. On the same day, PepsiCo […]

Product Development of Soft Drink Companies: A Look Ahead

by October 18th, 2016

A common theme among soft drink companies is an effort to bring more premium products to the mass market by using familiar brands with upgraded packaging, added functional benefits and new flavours. Many soft drink companies are attempting to counteract their underperforming carbonates with premium still beverages. Both PepsiCo and Coca-Cola have been somewhat successful […]

Global Soft Drinks Trends and Industry Forecast: Positive Growth to 2020

by September 10th, 2016

2015 saw the slowest growth for global carbonates in fifteen years. This market crisis is leading major global brand owners to reshape their category portfolios, diversify product offerings and place heavier focus on other categories for NPD investment. Register now to: Explore markets that have outperformed despite the slowdown in global carbonated soft drinks Learn […]

Advancing the Business of Tea: How Key Vertical Markets Can Profit Through Tea

by May 20th, 2016

World Tea Expo (June 15-17 in Las Vegas) Launches New White Paper – Advancing the Business of Tea Complimentary White Paper Features Speakers and Thought-Leaders from World Tea Expo, Including Howard Telford of Euromonitor International World Tea Expo launched a new white paper that provides valuable insights about some of the most important tea-business topics […]