InnoBev winners announced

The winners of the 2022 InnoBev Awards were announced on 10 May in an awards ceremony during the 2022 UK Soft Drinks Conference in London and online.

Organised by the food and drink experts Zenith Global with support from category sponsors Coveris, ICE Water Engineering, Relish Agency and Salomons & Partners, the sixth annual awards attracted over 185 entries from soft drinks innovators worldwide.

The winners

Best Low/No Sugar Drink

  • Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co Ltd – Changyi 100% Zero-Sugar Lactobacillus drink

Best Functional Drink

  • Oaza Beverages Inc – Oaza Beverages Functional Cold Brew

Best Premium Drink

  • Copenhagen Sparkling Tea Company – BLÅ & LYSERØD

Best CBD/Hemp Drink

  • CENTR Brands – CENTR Sugar Free 30mg & CENTR Instant

Best in Can

  • PepsiCo Design & Innovation – Pepsi Cola China Series

Best in Carton

  • Rise Brewing Co – Original Black Cold Brew Coffee Multi-Serve

Best in Glass

  • Drinkfabrik – Limestone – organic tonics & bitter drinks

Best in PET

  • Kabocha Milk Co – Kabochamilk

Best Packaging/Label Design sponsored by Coveris

  • Nestlé USA – Essentia Water – Essentia Water 2 Gallon Box
  • PepsiCo Design & Innovation – Pepsi Culture Cans x People’s Daily

Best Marketing/Social Media Campaign sponsored by Salomons & Partners

  • Tera Food and Beverage Co., Ltd – QminC Ginger Honey Beta Glucan

Best Technology Innovation sponsored by ICE Water Management

  • Cana – Cana One
  • Pinter – Pinter 2

Best New Brand

  • Kabocha Milk Co – Kabochamilk

Best Brand Extension

  • Ecolean – Radio Eva with Evangelion

Best New Drink Concept sponsored by Relish Agency

  • Kabocha Milk Co – Kabochamilk