The New Year is almost upon us, and the turn of the calendar to 2018 will bring with it a refreshingly diverse array of new beverages from
Here's a sneak peek:
Coca-Cola Georgia Peach and California Raspberry
In March 2018, two new
Fanta® Green Apple
Introduced in 1940, Fanta is The Coca‑Cola Company’s second-oldest brand and third-largest global brand, but that doesn’t mean it’s stuck in the past. In February 2018, Fanta will offer an exciting new flavor and vibrant new color, Fanta Green Apple. Made with a Granny Smith apple flavor profile – equally sweet and sour – Fanta Green Apple is made with 100 percent natural flavors and is caffeine free.
Dunkin’ Donuts® RTD Iced Coffee
Dunkin’ Donuts Ready to Drink (RTD) Coffee, launched February of 2017, is made with Arabica coffee blends, real milk and sugar. It currently comes in a variety of popular flavors, including Original, Mocha, French Vanilla and Espresso. In March 2018, Cookies & Cream will join the mix, followed in September by a limited-edition Pumpkin Spice variant.
McDonald’s® McCafé® Frappé RTD Coffee
In early 2018, McDonald’s will launch a line of RTD McCafé coffee drinks, made with Arabica coffee blends and real milk in three flavors: Caramel, Mocha and Vanilla.
Fuze® Antioxidant & Vitamin Infused
The Fuze brand will relaunch in January 2018 with the debut of Fuze Antioxidant & Vitamin Infused, a delicious and refreshing fusion of tea and natural fruit flavors, anchored in functionality and added benefits. Fuze Antioxidant & Vitamin Infused will be available in four flavors: Summer Peach Black Tea, Blueberry Black Tea, Tropical Mango Green Tea and Meyer Lemon Black Tea. These flavors will provide vitamins B6, B12 and antioxidant vitamin C, in both mid- and low-calorie options.
Gold Peak® Tea
In March 2018, the billion-dollar Gold Peak brand will introduce three new low- or zero-calorie flavors: Unsweetened Raspberry, Unsweetened Lemon and Slightly Sweet Lemon Tea. These new flavors join a family of products that already includes Sweet Tea, Lemonade Tea, Peach Tea, Raspberry Tea, Unsweetened Tea, Diet Tea, Lemon Tea, Green Tea, Diet Green Tea and Slightly Sweet Tea.
In 2018, Honest Tea’s look is getting an upgrade, with a new 16-oz. bottle with a premium label design that maintains the brand’s heritage. Honest Tea will also expand its single-serve tea portfolio to include Unsweet Mint Green Tea in March 2018.
Barrilitos™ Aguas Frescas
Containing no artificial flavors, Barrilitos aguas frescas come in seven fruit and traditional Mexican flavors: Mango Lime, Strawberry Hibiscus, Pineapple, Pear Cucumber, Watermelon, Horchata and Tamarind. While most comparable products come in powdered form or a shelf-stable concentrate form, Barrilitos aguas frescas come from a frozen concentrate made with sugar, fruit juices, purees and/or spices. Barrilitos aguas frescas can now be served from a new proprietary
Launching nationwide in January 2018, vitaminwater active is a nutrient-enhanced performance drink for fitness enthusiasts. It offers sports drink-level hydration and electrolytes from natural sources (coconut water and sea salt). It will be available in three flavors: move it (strawberry black cherry), werk it (orange mango) and pump it (lemon lime). The drinks are sweetened with cane sugar and have 100 calories per bottle. Each variety has a unique combination of nutrients.
Launching in March 2018, ZICO Jalapeño Mango offers a unique, sweet and spicy flavor that tastes amazing and provides all the benefits of coconut water, making ZICO the first brand to introduce a spicy flavor to the coconut water category. ZICO is packaged at the source in Thailand and provides naturally-occurring electrolytes and as much potassium as a banana in each bottle.
fairlife® Core Power
In January 2018, a new Core Power flavor – coffee – will be introduced. Core Power is a naturally flavored, high-protein milkshake that helps support the development of lean muscle, made from real milk without protein powders. Core Power’s new Coffee flavor will join the already available Core Power flavors of vanilla, chocolate, banana, strawberry banana.
In January, the number-one global brand for juice and juice drinks will introduce a new variety of single serve juices –Peach Mango – in the convenience retail channel.
Tum-E Yummies is the best-selling single-serve bottle in convenience retail, offering an on-the-go great-tasting solution packed with 100 percent of a child’s daily value of vitamin C. In April 2018, Tum-E Yummies will undergo an exciting rebranding, including fresh new packaging graphics and new flavor names. Tum-E Yummies is available in five bold flavors: Fruit Punch Party, Big Berry Blast, Edgy Orange Burst, Epic Apple Flip and Red Raspberry Zing.