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The partnership will help expand the distribution of Limitless products, which are primarily sold in Walmart, KDP said. 35mg of caffeine. Invigorating cucumber flavor meets juicy pear to create a drink that is ideal for lounging by the pool on the weekend, and amplifying your desk lunch on the weekdays. Unit sales were up 5.9% in that same period. Photograph: Shutterstock. Meet the founders behind the hottest new brands. Available nationwide. Spindrift, a sparkling water company that uses natural fruit flavoring, saw sales jump a massive 800% from 2016 to 2018. Sales of sparkling water were up 10.2% in the 52 weeks ending Dec. 1, 2019, according to Chicago-based market research firm IRI. Then last year, Keurig Dr Pepper and others agreed to nationally distribute Runa Clean Energy, an organic drink made with the guayusa leaf sourced in Ecuador. Although Keurig Dr Pepper is increasing its presence in a space with crowded shelves, acquiring a brand that already has a reputation in the market could be a smart move. Limitless also makes a line of cold brew coffees and green teas sold in kegs and wholesale coffee beans. Limitless is a “small, rapidly growing” company and will add to KDP’s water category, KDP said, joining Core Hydration, Bai antioxidant water and Evian. Limitless was founded in 2016 and already sells in major retail outlets like Amazon and Walmart. The Coca-Cola Co., Atlanta, is set to, Sheetz to Launch Project Happy Hole-idayz Brew, Boost Coffee Sales with Speed, Variety and Safety, GetGo to Pilot Cooler Screens’ Digital Doors. Despite more big name brands jumping in the category, LaCroix has been the market leader in the seltzer water space for some time, but has struggled recently with lawsuits about its natural claims. Lightly Caffeinated. The pandemic has upended how consumers plan to celebrate, prompting CPG companies to reduce product sizes, tout offerings for novice cooks and shift more resources online. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Even the makers of Jelly Belly decided to launch the Joffer Beverage Company to create a line of its own candy-flavored sparkling water. BevNET's Taste Radio, the podcast for the beverage, food and beer industries. Keurig Dr Pepper is the latest big name beverage giant to bet on sparkling water to fill the void created by slowing soda sales. The deal will help grow the distribution for Limitless products, which are mainly sold in Walmart, the company said. Just before Keurig Dr Pepper announced it is buying Limitless, powdered and frozen beverage maker Jel Sert said it acquired hydration drink brand All Sport from Keurig Dr Pepper for an undisclosed amount. BevNET/NOSH are switching to paid access. Cans (24 Count) at Walmart and save. The latest information on products and trends in the convenience-store and foodservice industries. 4 (“The Last Rye”) and Bourbon Batch No. 0 artificial ingredients. Winsight is a leading B2B information services company focused on the food and beverage industry, providing insight and market intelligence to business leaders in every channel consumers buy food and beverage – convenience stores, grocery retailing, restaurants and noncommercial foodservice – through media, events, data products, advisory services, and trade shows. Keurig Dr Pepper acquired Chicago-based caffeinated sparkling water brand Limitless, the company told Food Dive in an email. If consumers decide to make Limitless their go-to sparkling drink, then Keurig Dr Pepper​ could see those sales numbers continue to rise. Free shipping on orders of $35+ or same-day pick-up in store. Keurig Dr Pepper acquired Chicago-based caffeinated sparkling water brand Limitless, the company told Food Dive in an email. There are other startups and smaller companies getting into the space too. 0 calories. KDP, based in Burlington, Mass., and Plano, Texas, distributes Evian under a long-term master distribution agreement with Danone Waters of America, White Plains, N.Y. Born in Chicago, LIMITLESS … Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The company also has two cafes in Chicago under the name Limitless Coffee & Tea. Discover announcements from companies in your industry. ​Limitless sparkling water has 35 milligrams of caffeine, no sugar and zero calories. Its brands include Keurig, Dr Pepper, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Canada Dry, Snapple, Bai, Mott's, Core and The Original Donut Shop. Chicago-based Limitless Coffee, which, at least until now, has been producing cold brew coffee, matcha tea, and coffee beans, has made a jump into the flavored sparkling water category. What Should Retailers & Brands Consider When Planning for 2021? Consider A ‘Tailored’ Strategy. Our Cucumber Pear sparkling water is refreshingly crisp and lifts your spirits. Peek inside new convenience stores to uncover the best in retail store design across North America. Its acquisition of Limitless expands its water portfolio, which includes Core Hydration, Bai and Evian, as well as some sparkling water brands. The canned beverage comes in Grapefruit Hibiscus, Cucumber Pear, Watermelon, Ginger Mint, Blood Orange and Lemon Lime flavors, according to the Limitless website. This marks the second beverage manufacturer to recently expand its sparkling water offering. Taste Radio Insider Ep. 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