Sparkling ICE was highlighted in the July 2011 edition of Beverage Industry in a feature on the State of the Industry 2011 – Bottled Water (“Bottled Water Gets Refreshed”).
“Sparkling waters continued to post positive numbers as the category segment grew 9.1 percent for $418.7 million in sales. All brands in the Top 10 experienced growth in sales with the largest coming from TalkingRain Beverage Co.’s Sparkling Ice brand at a 442.2 percent increase. Sparkling Ice carbonated water is made with spring water, natural fruit juices and is sweetened with Splenda and contains zero calories. It offers B vitamins, vitamin D, green tea extracts and antioxidants, the company says.”