The company has been in business since 1937 selling throughout the state of New York. North Shore Bottling facility is located in Milton, NY. It is the 3rd largest beverage distributor with case sales exceeding 12 million cases annually. Brands include Tropical Fantasy, Best Health, Squeez’r and Natures Own. We have our own bottling facility and do co-packing for Monster Energy Drinks, Arizona Tea, Peace Tea, Honest Tea, and private labels.
The Tropical Fantasy line is one of their main products which has gone nationally in the past 5 years with a 22.5 oz. pre-priced $1.00 juice cocktail. Currently this package is selling in over 30+ states and is on schedule to be in all 50 states by the year of 2017. National accounts include Wal-Mart, Target, Publix, 7-11, C.V.S., Walgreens, and growing. Again, our jewel is our 22.5 oz. resealable P.E.T. bottle pre-price at $1.00 per 24-pack case. Sales started with this particular item on the east coast in 2010. Volume from our first year in 2010 increased form 628k cases to 1.6k in 2011. Our volume in 2012 was at 3 million by June 6th. By the end of 2015, case sells should be around 4 million cases. Our goal is to grow volume to 10 million by 2018. By gaining authorization in the military commissaries should help us achieve this goal.
Tropical Fantasy 22.5 oz. is available in several flavors including: Fruit Punch, Kiwi Strawberry, Pineapple, Grapeade, Orangeade, Watermelon, Mango, Pink Lemonade, Green Lemonade, Strawberry Lemonade, Cherry Blue Lemonade, Pomegranate Blackberry Lemonade, Green Tea, Lemon Tea, Sweet Tea, Half n Half, Raspberry Rush, Apple, and many more new flavors to come.
Tropical Fantasy is distributing by several Bud Houses throughout the country including several in the state of Louisiana. We currently having 5 Bud Houses in Louisiana selling our 22.5 oz. jewel. These distributors cover almost the entire state: Southern Eagle in New Orleans, Mockler Distributor in Baton Rouge, Schilling Distributor in Lafayette, Buquet Distributor in Southern Louisiana, and Champagne Distributor in the southern part of the state. We also cover the entire state of North Carolina using the Miller/Coors Beer network. Coastal Beverage in North Carolina have four branches that carries Tropical Fantasy.
These four branches are located in Pollicksville North Carolina, Farmville North Carolina, Wilmington North Carolina, and Elizabeth City North Carolina. We are currently looking to expand to the West Coast in 2016. Tropical Fantasy will also be available in a 64 oz. take home package in the next 60 days retailing around $2.49. This package will be available in Fruit Punch, Kiwi Strawberry, Pineapple, and Pink Lemonade.
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Company Name: North Shore Bottling
Contact Person: Steve Parano
Country: United States