The UK’s soft drinks industry has welcomed a parliamentary committee finding that there is not enough evidence to ban the sale of energy drinks to children. Read more
AG Barr will expand its Rockstar energy drink brand with the launch of Rockstar Twister, as it aims to tap into the current trend for retro flavours. Read more
Coca-Cola aims to launch a new range of energy drinks under its Coke brand, putting it in direct competition with Monster, in which it owns a 17% stake. Read more
Brain Füd is relaunching its range of natural energy drinks in Tetra Pak cartons as the UK brand moves away from plastic bottles. Read more
The UK government is proposing banning the sale of energy drinks to children in England as a means of tackling obesity and public health problems. Read more
Monster Beverage Corporation has posted record quarterly net sales in its second-quarter results, as the company's sales in the quarter exceeded $1bn for the first time. Read more
US beverage brand MatchaBar has secured $8m in a Series A funding round as it aims to rapidly expand its line of bottled and canned matcha drinks. Read more
Britvic will revamp its Purdey’s multivitamin juice drink to target consumers who are moving away from traditional energy drinks. Read more
Distinctions must be made between sports drinks and energy drinks, trade association the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance has said. Read more
Natural energy drink Tenzing has been given refreshed packaging alongside an extensive marketing campaign in the UK. Read more
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