PepsiCo ditches aspartame in diet drinks in the US Global beverage giant PepsiCo has announced it will remove artificial aspartame from its Diet Pepsi product in the US later in 2015, after consumer backlash...

Fanta Sour Watermelon relaunch is a social media case study Coca-Cola South Pacific says that the relaunch of its Fanta Sour Watermelon flavour in Australia is a response to requests on social media by...

Iced Tea makers look to ‘health’ marketing platform, Innova research Despite rising levels of interest in recent years, ready-to-drink (RTD) or iced teas still accounted for a relatively modest 7.5...

Gloria Jean’s launches new chilled drink flavours Coffee house Gloria Jean’s has launched two new varieties of limited edition flavours in its chilled drinks range. Gloria Jean’s said the new limited...

Gift box indicator of maturing local beer scene The recent release of the Bridge Road Brewers IPA Glass Gift Pack may very well be an indicator that the Australian Craft Beer sector is maturing, with consumers...

US premium iced tea brand launches in Australia Australian food distributor Stuart Alexander, in partnership with beverage business Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS), has launched US premium iced tea Snapple...

New Zealand-based family-owned beverage manufacturer Teza Drinks has launched its range of iced teas, Teza Teas, in Australia. Teza Drinks said the range is “100 per cent natural and organic” and “feature...