Ingredients take RTD protein beverages beyond sports

Functional ingredients supporting areas like immune health and healthy aging are broadening the appeal of traditional sports nutrition beverages.   With 15 g of plant-based protein plus [...]

From stove top to store shelf

Co-manufacturers can help brand owners create safe, scalable products Established brands appreciate the flexibility of co-manufacturers to provide line time when orders exceed capacity at [...]

Recent Regulation in the CBD Category

Regulatory, processing issues still cloud CBD category HempRise, a business of Layn Corp., extracts CBD and other cannabinoids at a 100,000-square-foot facility in Jeffersonville. Mr. Einhorn [...]

Taking holiday parties off pause

Time is ticking until the holiday season and party planning is proving to be just as difficult as last year.  Imbibe’s Human Resource Business Partner, Michael Blachut, spoke with [...]

Functional coffees and teas keep percolating with innovation

If ever a pair of beverages were built for the current moment, it’d look a lot like the duo of coffee and tea. Plant-based, inherently healthful, steeped in tradition: One would be [...]

Sexier citrus and true-to-fruit beverage flavor trends

Flavors such as yuzu, key lime, calamansi, kumquat, hibiscus, ginger and turmeric are among the leading citrus and botanical options in beverage innovation. The variety of flavors emerging in the [...]