Limited-edition Mountain Dew aluminum bottles have been designed by six leading artists. The brand's third Green Label Art series has been rolled out to retailers nationwide, and the labels also will be featured in a New York City exhibit.
Coca Cola Bottling Co. United Gulf Coast will move its Baton Rouge, La., plant to a new $178 million bottling plant under construction near the local airport. The company recently acquired additional land near the site, bringing the total up to 30 acres.
Former President Bill Clinton has committed $100 million to create programs that will help develop the economies of Rwanda and Malawi. He intends to promote "Rwanda Farmers," a brand of coffee fully owned by the producers.
Fria Beverage Co.'s Fria Frozen Water -- bottled ice that is intended to melt throughout the day to drink -- is gaining traction in Arizona. Retailers including Catalina Mart and Coxco Corp. carry the brand.