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Celsius Holdings, Inc. Approved for Listing on NASDAQ

BOCA RATON, FL (May 23, 2017) — Celsius Holdings, Inc. (CELH), the makers of CELSIUS®, a leading fitness drink ideal for the active lifestyle, today …

Stocks

Bulletproof Shows Off its Guns with $19M Series B

Bulletproof 360 added some extra padding to its vest Wednesday when the butter coffee and FATwater-maker announced it closed its Series B funding …

Startups

A Snail’s Pace

As a guy who last year put out 166 issues of my newsletter Beverage Business Insights (with an assist from my able colleague Jim Sullivan), I’m all …

Italy

Salute American Vodka

Hand Crafted Spirits LLC introduced Salute American Vodka in select U.S. markets. The premium spirit is USA Certified, meaning that the company is …

Vodka

GAEA Dirty Martini Juice

Expanding its product portfolio, GAEA North America LLC is launching new Dirty Martini Juice cocktail mixers at this year’s Summer Fancy Food Show. …

Food

We tried Juicero, the $700 mess-free juicer that Silicon Valley investors and celebrities are crazy about — here's what it's like

"Oh my God," I caught myself saying, as I put down my first glass of Juicero juice.<p>The bright green glass of "Sweet Greens" had just been pressed for me by Doug Evans in the San Francisco office of his new startup, Juicero.<p>And it should taste darn good. The juice came from a WiFi-connected kitchen …

Eating

100% Agave Spicy Tequila infused with Ghost Pepper

Acton<p>Going out<p>Ixtapa<p>Tailgaters<p>Allston<p>Staying in<p>Blanchard’s<p>Amherst<p>Going out<p>High Horse<p>Johnny’s Tavern<p>Judie’s<p>McMurphy’s Uptown Tavern<p>Olde Town …

Restaurants

The Rise of Ghost Tequila

Rum Giants Bacardi And Captain Morgan Double Down On Millennial Appeal

Despite attempts to fuel volume growth and jumpstart premiumization trends, the rum category has failed to make meaningful progress in the U.S. …

Liquor

​Bain Capital rakes in $720 million for first life sciences fund - Boston Business Journal

Bain's life science fund is led by Adam Koppel, a former executive at Biogen.<p>W. Marc Bernsau | Business Journal<p>Bain Capital said Tuesday it has …

Venture Capital

Consolidation Bubbling Up In Craft Spirits

Major alcohol groups aiming to swallow up craft distilleries are looking at earlier-stage targets as the craft spirits sector commands ever more potent multiples, according to several industry sources.<p>The nascent craft spirits sector represented just $2.4 billion in sales in 2015, but its jump to …

Whiskey

Consolidation Bubbling Up In Craft Spirits

Major alcohol groups aiming to swallow up craft distilleries are looking at earlier-stage targets as the craft spirits sector commands ever more potent multiples, according to several industry sources.<p>The nascent craft spirits sector represented just $2.4 billion in sales in 2015, but its jump to …

Whiskey

Now that U.S.-Cuba relations are improving, who owns Havana Club rum?

What a conund-<i>rum</i><p><b>By</b> <b>Meagan Day</b><p>Known for its light, sweet and distinctly Cuban flavor, Havana Club is one of the best-selling rum brands in the world. …

Cuba

PREMIUM TEQUILA | #SERVELOUD

PLATINUM TEQUILA<p>50ML BOTTLE TOP,<br>ABOUT TWO EXTRA SHOTS<p>THE MARGARITA<p>IS ABOUT TO<br>GO PLATINUM<p>BORN TO ROCK<p>CRANK IT UP,<br>NEVER TURN IT …

Eastside Distilling Acquires Controlling Stake in Big Bottom Distilling - Bloomberg

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Fireball Whisky Gains on Jagermeister via Social Media, Bar Sales - Bloomberg

Fireball Cinnamon Whisky is known in the spirits industry as a challenge shot. It’s an orange beverage that comes in a clear bottle with a prancing …

Pulse Beverage Announces That TravelCenters of America, LLC Operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® Brands, Will Now Begin Stocking Our Natural Cabana® Beverages

DENVER, May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Pulse Beverage Corporation ("Pulse") (PLSB) announced today that TravelCenters of America, LLC …

Stocks

Can the Man Behind Fireball Do It Again With Tequila? - Bloomberg

The man who helped turn Fireball Cinnamon Whisky into one of the fastest-growing alcohol brands of the past decade is hoping to duplicate that …

Patent Wars Surprisingly Reach The Cannabis Industry: How Do You Register A Plant?

<b>New Frontier Data,</b> one of the leading analytics firms in the cannabis industry, recently published a 400-page research note titled "The Cannabis …

What is exactly.me?

Today's messaging apps are geared towards messaging people you already know. Yet more and more people are into meeting new and exciting people around …

Mom-and-Pop Joints Are Trouncing America's Big Restaurant Chains - Bloomberg

There’s a limit to unlimited breadsticks after all.<p>Americans are rejecting the consistency of national restaurant chains after decades of dominance …

The Too-Good-To-Be-True Little Ring That Made $460,000 Disappear

When Telly Lau saw the ad for BioRing on her Facebook timeline, it seemed like exactly what she was looking for: a waterproof, wearable fitness …

Equity crowdfunding is 1 year old today, Wefunder is top platform

Since Regulation Crowdfunding began on May 16 last year, 335 companies have filed offering documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to fundraise on securities-based crowdfunding platforms. Of those companies, 43 percent were funded, 30 percent failed, and the remainder are still …

Startups

Ev Williams’ Obvious Ventures closes $123,456,789 fund

Obvious Ventures, the venture capital firm cofounded by Twitter’s Evan Williams, announced the close of its very first fund today.<p>Guess how much it raised? $123,456,789. No joke.<p>The close of this fund follows a public SEC filing that revealed that the firm had raised $77.7 million in March. …

Venture Capital

Why Amazon is eating the world

I co-founded a software startup in December. Each month, I send out an update to our investors to keep them updated on our progress. But the past month was a bit different — our industry (retail) is going through a transformation.<p>Instead of just writing about our “internal” news, I wrote about the …

Amazon

Photo of the Week: China’s Building a Full-Sized Titanic Replica Because Why Not

The sinking of the <i>Titanic</i> continues to fascinate a surprising number of people. Soon, the first full-size replica of the ocean liner will allow …

Titanic

The Rise and (Maybe) Fall of Influencers

I never really expected to write these words, but: It was Kendall Jenner who did it for me.<p>Or, to be fair, not Kendall Jenner herself — or not entirely Kendall Jenner — but rather the 10th-anniversary Indian Vogue cover that featured Kendall Jenner, as conceived and photographed by Mario Testino. …

Kendall Jenner

Beverage Industry Videos

The April 2017 issue of Beverage Industry includes our cover story on Cheerwine as well as articles on CSD brands, Spirits and more. Check it out …

#POWER COCO Cocktails

Healthy Beverages LLC introduced a new flavor to its COCO Cocktails brand: #POWER.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Celsius gains sales, distribution

Maintaining overall fitness used to be considered a niche interest. Founded in 2004, Boca Raton, Fla.-based Celsius Holdings Inc. has experienced the …

Body Fat