Soft Drink and Ice Manufacturingin USA
USA Market Research and Industry Report
27 September 2007
Industry Code : 31211
The US Soft Drink and Ice Manufacturing industry acquires ingredients such as liquid beverage bases, syrup, sweeteners and other ingredients like caffeine, acidulants, preservatives, potassium and sodium from their various manufacturers and blends these ingredients into soft drink beverages. Along with water acquired from natural springs, alpine areas and other sources, these beverages are bottled in glass or plastic or otherwise canned in aluminum for sale to grocery product wholesalers, retailers and export markets. This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) manufacturing soft drinks; (2) manufacturing ice; and (3) purifying and bottling water.
The major products and services in this industry are:
| - ||Carbonated Soft Drink
| - ||Sports and Energy Drinks
| - ||Bottled Water
| - ||Fruit Beverages
| - ||Other
| - ||Ice||
The primary activities of this industry are:
| - ||Carbonated soft drinks
| - ||Purifying and bottling water
| - ||Ice manufacturing|
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