The winners of the 2023 InnoBev Awards had been introduced on 16 May in an awards rite throughout the 2023 UK Soft Drinks Conference in London and on-line.

Organised via the food and drinks mavens Zenith Global with give a boost to from class sponsors Saniton Plastic and Salomons & Partners, the 7th annual awards attracted 144 entries from comfortable beverages innovators international.

The winners

Best Low/No Sugar Drink

  • Candy Can – Sparkling 0 sugar sweet beverages

Best Functional Drink

  • Nirvana Water Sciences – Nirvana Super Water
  • The Pickle Juice Company – 2.5oz Extra Strength Chilli Lime Pickle Juice Shot

Best Dairy Drink

  • Hunt and Brew – Australia Cold Brew Coffee

Best Energy Drink

  • Buzzed Energy – Buzzed Energy Collected

Best Premium Drink

  • Punchy Drinks Ltd – Punchy Drinks Collected

Best Low/No Alcohol Drink

  • Copenhagen Sparkling Tea Company – LYSEGRØN

Best in Can

  • Radnor Hills – Heartease Farm Traditional Lemonade

Best in Carton

  • Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Ltd – Ambrosial low-ink eco-friendly packaging

Best in Glass

  • AQUA Carpatica – Still Water

Best in PET

  • Berry Global – NEUE Water 100% rPET Bottle

Best Packaging/Label Design 

Best Marketing/Social Media Campaign 

  • Hunt and Brew – Hunt and Brew Always Hunting (for espresso)
  • PepsiCo Design & Innovation – Pepsi Max x Eintracht Frankfurt collaboration

Best Technology Innovation 

  • Saniton Plastic – Saniton’s Interlocking Bottle

Best New Brand

  • Buzzed Energy – Buzzed Energy accumulated additionally

Best Brand Extension

  • Capri-Sun – Capri-Sun Syrup

Best New Drink Concept 

  • PepsiCo Design & Innovation – Nitro Pepsi