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A Fresh Take on Fall Beverage Flavoring Trends

It’s that time of the year when the leaves are turning vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, the weather outside is dropping in temperature, people are beginning to wear their sweaters, and fall drinks are becoming all the rage. With Autumn approaching, many popular fall beverage trends are on the rise. Whether you enjoy the comfort of a hot fall-flavored drink or something refreshing and iced, we’ve compiled a...

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The Art & Science of Beverage Flavor Creation: Insights from Bill The Flavor Guy

Have you ever been transported to a different place or felt a vivid memory triggered by a particular flavor? Flavors are remarkable sensations that play a pivotal role in our lives. For example, coconut is a versatile ingredient that blends perfectly with the vibrancy of mango, banana, and pineapple. This flavor combination creates a tropical sensation that dances on the taste buds with every sip, enhancing the overall experience. But...

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Botanical Drinks: What Are They?

The Increasing Popularity of Botanical Drinks With consumers’ preferences shifting to a desire for healthier functional beverages, the demand for botanical drinks has increased in recent years. At the time of this writing, the global botanical-infused beverage industry is valued at $328.4 million, according to a report from GLOBE NEWSWIRE. By 2033, the global botanical beverage market is predicted to reach a sales volume of nearly $608 million.  What Is a Botanical...

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Read about the latest beverage business insights in our post, The Top 2023 Beverage Trends, to learn about what drink trends companies are following.

Creating Craft Sodas: Your Guide to Entering the Soft Drink Industry

Are you thinking about stepping into the world of craft sodas? These artisanal soft drinks have captured the attention of people looking for something different from mass-produced sodas. In fact, the global craft soda market is projected to reach a sales volume of $1,011.8 million by 2030.  If you're excited to create your own unique flavored custom sodas or start a craft soda business, this guide is here to help. Let's...


Kombucha & Probiotics: Crafting Healthy Kombucha Drinks

What Is Kombucha? Believed to have originated in China over 2,000 years ago, kombucha is traditionally a fermented tea drink. This trendy probiotic drink, kombucha, is characterized by its low-calorie content and potential benefits to overall health. With health-conscious consumers seeking the best quality drinks on the market, advertisers are marketing kombucha tea as a drink with health benefits. Meanwhile, social media influencers who promote kombucha spark a desire among their followers...

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Gen Z Drink Habits: Crafting Irresistible Beverage Formulas

Unleashing Flavor Innovation  Gen Z drink trends are constantly changing and adapting to meet the unique taste preferences of this generation. When it comes to drinking choices, Gen Z is always on the lookout for something new and exciting. Newport Bottling & Canning recognizes this need for unique experiences, and we are dedicated to providing customized drink options that cater to this desire.  Crafting the Perfect Beverage with Gen Z's Palates in...

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The Benefits of Experimenting with Drink Flavoring During the Beverage Formulation Process

Beverage formulation is the process of hand-crafting a custom drink with skilled professionals, such as flavor chemists, quality control technicians, and industry experts. If you’re interested in crafting the next trending drink, it’s vital to work with flavor chemists when experimenting with beverage flavorings. Flavor is the entire sensory experience that is produced by a drink or food, which includes the combination of taste, aroma, and chemical reaction. During the beverage...

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11 of the Best Seasonal Drink Flavorings

From light and refreshing springtime flavors and invigorating cool summer drink flavorings to cozy fall beverage flavors and comforting warm winter drink flavors, seasonal drink flavorings complement the essence of each season. Whether you're seeking a zesty burst of citrus for spring or a cozy spiced delight for winter in your drink formula, our team of beverage consultants can work with a diverse range of seasonal flavors to captivate consumers. Uncover the...

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A member of our beverage consultant team in a lab testing purple food coloring for formulated drinks.

How to Choose the Best Beverage Consultants to Make Your Dream Drink a Reality

Beverage consultants provide aspiring drink entrepreneurs, regardless of their experience level, the opportunity to create the next great ready-to-drink beverage on the market. What Is a Beverage Consultant? A drink consultant is a professional within the beverage industry who provides expertise and guidance to beverage entrepreneurs and businesses. With the expertise of a beverage development consultant, businesses can stay competitive, adapt to market trends, and deliver memorable drink experiences to their customers. How...

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The history of Newport Bottling & Canning starts with Nature’s Flavors but most importantly with Bill The Flavor Guy

40 Years in the Beverage Development Business: The History of Newport Bottling & Canning

Newport Bottling & Canning has over 40 years of combined experience in beverage research and development. Based in Southern California, we are home to the nation’s leading flavor house, Nature’s Flavors. The history of Newport Bottling & Canning starts with Nature’s Flavors but most importantly with Bill The Flavor Guy. Bill has owned a successful natural flavoring e-commerce business, Nature’s Flavors, for decades. Nature’s Flavors currently serves everyday home chefs...

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