Who bought out Sun Drop?

Cheerwine Bottling Co.
Soda deal: Cheerwine bottler buys Sun Drop bottler

Salisbury-based Piedmont Cheerwine Bottling Co. announced Thursday that it has purchased Concord-based Sun Drop Bottling Co. in a deal that expands Cheerwine’s the company’s distribution of the popular citrus soda.

Is Sun Drop going out of business?

CONCORD – Concord-based Sun Drop Bottling Company closed its doors after more than 60 years of business, sold in a deal to Salisbury-based Cheerwine Bottling Co. Sources told the Independent Tribune that the sale went into effect Thursday, Dec. 1.

Who owns Cheerwine and Sun Drop?

Carolina Beverage Corp., the Salisbury maker of Cheerwine, has bought the Sun Drop Bottling Co. of Concord, according to the Independent Tribune newspaper of Concord. Eleven Sun Drop employees were laid off in the process of the sale, which was completed Thursday, writes the Salisbury Post.

Did Cheerwine buy Sun Drop?

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) – Salisbury-based soft drink provider Cheerwine has purchased the Sun Drop bottling company based in Concord, according to Cheerwine head Cliff Ritchie. According to Ritchie, the formula for Sun Drop will not change. “Dr. Pepper owns the formula,” Ritchie said.

Where is diet Sundrop made?

SunDrop Bottling Co., Inc. is incorporated in the state of Tennessee. The company’s headquarters and warehouse facilities are located in Pulaski, Tennessee.

Where is Sundrop manufactured?

Pulaski, Tennessee
It was so popular that the plant in Pulaski, Tennessee, changed its name to the SunDrop Bottling Co., because making Sun Drop soda was keeping it so busy.

Who owns Dr Pepper Snapple?

Dr Pepper Snapple Group/Parent organizations
On July 9, 2018, Keurig Green Mountain acquired Dr Pepper Snapple Group, and became Keurig Dr Pepper; the following day the merged company began trading anew on the NYSE as “KDP”.

Who owns Cheerwine?

Carolina Beverage Corp.
The Cheerwine brand is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. It is owned by the family-run Carolina Beverage Corp., a bottling distribution company. Ritchie also is president and CEO of that company.

Is Sundrop from North Carolina?

Cheerwine Has Just Bought Sun Drop – Iconic North Carolina Soda Merger. … “As we look forward to Cheerwine’s 100th anniversary next year in its birthplace and home of Salisbury, N.C., we’re excited to deepen our distribution relationship with Sun Drop here in North Carolina.

Who owns PepsiCo?

The Pepsi Bottling Group/Parent organizations

Who owns 7up brand?

7 Up (stylized as 7up outside the U.S.) is an American brand of lemon-lime-flavored non-caffeinated soft drink. The rights to the brand are held by Keurig Dr Pepper in the United States and by 7 Up international in the rest of the world.

Who owns Mtn Dew?

Pepsi-Cola company
The Mountain Dew brand and production rights were acquired by the Pepsi-Cola company in 1964, at which point distribution expanded more widely across the United States.

Who owns 7 Up soda?

Dr Pepper/Seven Up/Parent organizations

Who owns Dr Pepper?

Dr Pepper Snapple Group/Parent organizations

Who owns Tropicana?

Tropicana Products/Parent organizations
Sold to PepsiCo and twenty-first century: 1998–present

Tropicana was acquired by PepsiCo in 1998, which combined it with the Dole brand for marketing purposes. It has become the world’s leading producer of branded fruit juices.

Who owns Mug Rootbeer?

PepsiCo Partners
Mug Root pint | PepsiCo Partners.

Who owns Dr Pepper 2021?

Currently, the majority of Pepsi and Coke bottlers bottling Dr Pepper are owned by PepsiCo and The Coca-Cola Company after their buyouts of their major bottlers. Presently, Dr Pepper Snapple relies on its own bottling group to bottle and distribute its products in more than 30 states.

Is 7Up banned in Brazil?

The soft drink 7up is now officially banned in #Brazil 😊” / Twitter.