Soft Drink Manufacturers

Soft Drink Manufacturers

Overview

The 310 soft drink manufacturers in the US produce carbonated and non-carbonated beverages. Major flavor groups include cola, heavy citrus, lemon lime, pepper, orange, and root beer. The category also includes regular (or full-calorie), diet, and seltzer beverages. Firm may also produce bottled water; sports drinks; energy drinks; juice, dairy or plant-based beverages; and tea and coffee drinks.

Carbonated Market Decline

The carbonated soft drink (CSD) market is mature and declining, with health-conscious consumers turning to more wholesome options.

Capital-Intensive Operations

Soft drink manufacturing is a volume-driven business that is heavily reliant on sophisticated production facilities.