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In the Aisles: New Products in Glass

 

Welcome to “In the Aisles: New Products in Glass,” a regular look at trends, innovations, and new products packaged in glass containers. To showcase your glass package, click the “Send Us Your New Products” option below or email lbragg@gpi.org. If you like what's here, please forward this publication.

Soda Stream Launches Glass Bottled Alcoholic Concentrate

SodaStream unveils a limited-edition Sparkling Gold alcoholic concentrate which turns water into sparkling wine. The concentrate is packaged in a 200ml gold-tinted glass bottle that creates 12 glasses of fizzy wine. FoodBev

Riff Cold Brew Coffee Arrives In RTD Glass Bottles

Based in Bend, Oregon, Riff is the newest entrants in one of the fastest growing segments in the beverage sector, cold brew coffee. Begun as an on-draft offering in 20L kegs, Riff rolls out in February in ready-to-drink in 10.5oz glass bottles for retail, 3L bag-in-box packages and 20L nitrogenated kegs for restaurants and bars. BevNet

Absolut's Uncover Debuts

Absolut presents its latest limited-edition bottle, Absolut Uncover. The glass bottle, manufactured by Ardagh Group, is coated using high-quality sequins which can be hand-flipped to bring to life your glittering messages. This is one of two design expressions to offer a variety for different markets. Beverage Daily

Superior Switchel Unveils New Look In Glass Bottles

Superior Switchel Company makes a splash with its new 12-oz. glass bottle and a complete rebranding. In stores since 2015 and marketed as a functional health beverage for an active, busy lifestyle, Superior Switchel is now packaged in a taller, narrow-mouth bottle to offer improved portability, shelf utility, and usability behind the bar. BevNet

Cape May 2017 Boughs Of Barley Releases In Growler

Cape May Brewing Company continues their holiday tradition with the release of Boughs of Barley. This year's release is being sold on draft in a commemorative 32-ounce Holiday 2017 growler. Embossed in gold leaf with a Winter Holiday theme and CMBC’snew logo. Brewbound 

Upland Crimson and Prim Release For Holidays

Indiana's Upland Brewing Co. closes out 2017 with two sour ale releases that will make upcoming holiday meals more merry, bright, and flavorful. Crimson and Prim are available in 500ml glass bottles -- both beautifully festive. Beer Pulse

The Buzz On Buzz + Bloom Honey Brand 

Packaging for newcomer Buzz + Bloom honey comes in an array of formats to encourage new use occasions. The premier line is packaged in a distinctive, square glass jar. "We’re seeing growth in the use of glass in the category as a better way to preserve the honey as well as reinforce the premium nature of select varieties." Packaging World

Newcastle Brown Ale Unveils New Look

Newcastle Brown Ale refreshes its package and offers a localized plan for U.S. growth under management of the Five Points Trading Co., Heineken’s venture aimed at incubating premium global beer brands. The new glass bottle highlights the vibrant gold, blue and orange colors of the brand identity for improved shelf visibility. Beverage Industry

Nickel Brook Releases 2017 Holiday Stout

Nickel Brook announces the December release of its Kentucky Bastard Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout in 500ml wax-sealed glass bottles. “It sells out quickly every year, so switching to a smaller bottle allows us to get more bottles out there for people to enjoy.” Brewbound 

Corona Light Gets Fresh, Modern Redesign  

A redesign for Corona Light creates a point of difference from the Extra master brand and brings a fresh, modern personality to the brand. The redesign extends to all packaging formats including the 24-oz glass bottle, manufactured by O-I. Packaging World

Peel & Spice Debut Non-Alcoholic Drink Alternatives 

UK's Peel & Spice launches two non-alcoholic healthy drink alternatives: ginger and cinnamon, and lemongrass and black pepper, with a third planned for Spring 2018 -- all packaged in clear, natural glass bottles. The beverages are aimed at the 21% of UK consumer who don't drink alcohol. Beverage Daily

New Belgium Pairs Dark Sour With Coffee

New Belgium Brewing releases La Folie Grand Reserve: Geisha Sour Ale, which blends Panama Geisha coffee with New Belgium’s La Folie. A portion of proceeds will help distribute climate resistant coffee varietals to small scale coffee farmers. Available in a stunning cork and caged 750ml glass bottle manufactured by O-I. Craft Brewing Business
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Soda Stream Zeroes In On "Big Problem" Of Plastic Waste 

SodaStream, maker of at-home sparkling water machines, has introduced Fruit Drops -- a range of 40ml glass-bottled flavor essences -- in U.S. brick & mortar retailers, as the company aims to make sparkling water part of consumers' daily routines -- and help to reduce plastic waste. SodaStream has become an increasing vocal advocate for cutting plastic bottle waste. Beverage Daily, BevNet

Meet "Jim" -- The First Smart Decanter

Siri and Alexa need a sibling? Jim Beam creates an "intelligent" bourbon decanter to answer life's questions -- and pour whiskey. The Drinks Business
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