Festive sparkle returns with limited edition J₂O Glitterberry
Britvic is bringing back the festive limited edition of J₂O Glitterberry. The blend of grape, cherry and winter spices with edible gold glitter proved itself to be a strong performer in the festive party season with J₂O Glitterberry sales up +16% YoY.
The festive flavour is designed to help operators tap into adult socialising occasions which is a big opportunity during the Christmas period as shoppers spend on soft drinks increases by +11% . Its market appeal is further enhanced by the rising low and no alcohol trend, meaning that shoppers nationwide are looking for non-alcoholic drinks which are just as special as the alcoholic alternatives.
Adam Russell, Director of Foodservice & Licensed at Britvic, said: “Operators can tap into the buzz of increased consumer engagement following the TV campaign by maximising space in display fridges for the eye-catching product, and ensuring that it’s at the top of the winter drinks menu choices. Given the trend for premiumisation at Christmas, topping J₂O Glitterberry with prosecco is a great way to elevate your customers’ experiences, and a rare chance to add to your cocktail menu with an exciting festive drink that is both cost effective and easy to make.”
Britvic (Aqua Libra) will be exhibiting at stand F20 at European Coffee, Tea & Soft Drinks Expo 2020
Jimmy’s launches the Flat White in a can
Jimmy’s, The Dorset Iced Coffee company, has launched its new Extra Shot Flat White in a can. The 250ml can contains a smooth flat white made with a line-up of just 5 ingredients including ethically sourced Arabica beans, semi-skimmed milk and a touch of unrefined demerara (only 4.9g total sugars per 100ml).
Co-Founder Jim said: “We are stoked to bring our Flat White to the people of the UK. Our tasting development started with us adding an espresso to our current Original. It was epic. So, to now have the recipe refined into
a super smooth Iced Flat White, with an extra kick, in infinitely recyclable packaging is really exciting.”
Jacobs Douwe Egberts unveils the L’OR professional mini coffee appliance
The mini coffee appliance is a new capsule machine designed to give guests a premium in-room coffee experience exclusive to the hotel and cruise liner sector. The brewer has been designed to extract the best flavours and aromas from L’OR’s range of recyclable aluminium capsules through Terracycle, so that guests experience an aromatic cup of coffee.
Suited for in-room use, the L’OR mini appliance is simple to use and enables guests to create an intense Espresso or a smooth Lungo at the touch of a button. There is also an individual boiling water outlet for tea making, removing the need to provide a separate kettle. Operators can choose from a wide selection of L’OR coffee capsules varieties, including a decaffeinated option.
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