Beverage Forum

2018 Sponsors 


anton paar

Anton Paar develops, produces and distributes highly accurate laboratory instruments and process measuring systems, and provides custom-tailored automation and robotic solutions. It is the world leader in the measurement of density, concentration and CO2 and in the field of rheometry. Anton Paar GmbH is owned by the charitable Santner Foundation.



Cargill offers great tasting zero-calorie sweeteners for the beverage market. Used alone or in combination ViaTech® stevia sweetener and Zerose® erythritol make great tasting, reduced-calorie to zero-calorie beverages a sweet reality!


martin bauer

The Martin Bauer Group is a world leading supplier of botanical ingredients serving the food, beverage, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries since 1930. The portfolio includes top quality leaf teas, herbal raw materials, tea & herbal extracts, tea flavors and endless opportunities for custom designed products and solutions. What can we do for you?


Niagara Bottling is one of the largest beverage manufacturers in the North America. Through vertical integration, Niagara manufactures bottled water, tea, juices, sports drinks and sparkling beverages. With over 50 years of experience in advanced bottling technology, Niagara has engineered some of the lightest and strongest bottles in the industry.


Synergy Flavors® is a supplier of flavors, extracts and essences for the global beverage industry. With more than 130 years of expertise, Synergy combines a heritage of flavor development with proprietary extraction technology, blending art and science to strike the perfect balance of inspiring taste and all-natural requirements.





Belvac is committed to provide our customers quality products, to be at the forefront of emerging technologies - to support our can makers and Brands alike. We provide the industry leading solutions for shaped and specialty aluminum containers, including our BCMS (bottle can manufacturing system). 

black swan


Working with the world’s largest focus group (the internet), we specialize in analyzing millions of online food & beverage data points to identify emerging trends, themes, pain points and opportunities for brands to capitalize on.


global essence

Ensure your products’ success with the innovative touch of Global Essence! A leading supplier of premium-quality ingredients to the flavor, fragrance, consumer products, food, beverage, and allied industries. We represent over 150 years of experience. Specializing in essential oils, aroma chemicals, citrus products, absolutes, natural extracts, custom blends, and Organics.


Husky Injection Molding Systems is a leading industrial technology supplier to the plastics processing community. The company designs, manufactures and integrates the industry’s most comprehensive range of injection molding equipment, including machines, molds, hot runners, auxiliaries and integrated systems. Its value‐added services include preform development, part design, factory planning, customer training, systems integration and complete asset management.


Salient provides decision support software for the CPG and Retail industries. Our flagship brand, Margin Minder®, is used by 17 of the top 20 soft drink companies, and almost half of the top 25 beer wholesalers. Visit to learn how we can help you improve your bottom line performance.


Stay ahead of today’s trends with a unique approach to beverage creation. McCormick Flavor Solutions uses its culinary-inspired heritage and expertise in layered flavor profiles to help you create consumer-preferred drink experiences.


O-I is the world's largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world's leading food and beverage brands. The company had revenues of $6.7 billion in 2016 and employs 27,000 people at 80 plants in 23 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace.



fibre box


The Fibre Box Association (FBA) is a non-profit trade association representing North American manufacturers of corrugated packaging. The association strives to grow, protect and enhance the over-all well-being of the corrugated industry. Among other member programs and services, the association provides educational materials and information to help packaging users choose corrugated. 



Continuous innovation in technology and processes has allowed Montebello to become a world class manufacturer of aluminum bottles. The key to a successful manufacturing future is to build a bridge between people, brands and new innovative technology. Montebello’s culture promotes and develops the framework to enhance products to benefit customer’s trusted brands. If you can imagine it, we can make it.



Nexira built its reputation as the world leader in acacia gum. Nexira is a global leader in natural & organic ingredients and botanical extracts. Our ingredients are perfectly suitable for the formulation of clean labelling beverages. Nexira's portfolio includes a large range of organic ingredients with technological properties (emulsifier, texturizer…) or functional benefits such as digestive health.