Top-Selling Mars Drinks of 2015

With over 37 million filterpacks sold, Mars Drinks represents a major category for CDC. Here’s a look on how those sales break down by category and by SKU. Alterra coffee made up 67.4% of sales, with Bright Tea contributing 23.3%, Indulgence drinks 7.4%, Peet’s coffee 1.1%, and the new Barista Espresso filterpacks contributing 0.8%.  … Read more »

Top-Selling K-Cups of 2015

Let’s look back at 2015 and analyze our top selling K-Cups. Once again, 87.9% of our K-Cup sales were coffee, while Tea accounted for only 10.8%, and Indulgence drinks 1.3%. Green Mountain continues to dominate as the top brand, with 65.3% of sales, though other brands are gaining market share. Starbucks ranked 2nd with 8.3%… Read more »

Introducing Mars Drinks Real Milk Froth

Attention Flavia users – some changes are coming to the “Fabulous Froth” line of two-pack drinks. Fabulous Froth Mocha is being discontinued by the manufacturer. However, Fabulous Froth Original is back and better than ever – with a new name: Real Milk Froth. Reformulated for better taste, use Real Milk Froth Powder in combination with… Read more »

Celebrate The Holiday Season With Green Mountain

The Holiday season is perhaps the most popular, as far as Green Mountain’s seasonal coffees are concerned. Three different holiday coffees are available, all for a limited time!     Green Mountain Gingerbread is available in K-Cups (code: GMKGING) and 2.2-ounce fractional packs (X348). Green Mountain Holiday Blend is available in K-Cups (code: GMKHOL). Green… Read more »

Alterra Donut Shop Dark Now Available!

Alterra Donut Shop Blend has become one of Mars Drinks’ more popular offerings since its 2013 debut. But many clients, especially in our New York market, have a taste for something darker. Introducing Alterra Donut Shop Dark! The latest “dark and intense” coffee exclusively for the Flavia single-cup brewer. Order now using code ALTDSD. Donut… Read more »

More Starbucks K-Cups Now Available

The premium Starbucks K-Cup lineup has proved to be very popular since its debut, and now the array of offerings has grown by 50%! Breakfast Blend (medium roast) and French Roast (dark roast) are now available! The full Starbucks K-Cup lineup, with our product codes, is listed below: KSBV – Starbucks Veranda Blonde KSBB –… Read more »

Pumpkin Spice K-Cups Now Available

Of all the seasonal K-Cups, Green Mountain Pumpkin Spice is far and away the most popular each and every year. We just received our allotment for this Fall, so order your share now before this limited-time treat is sold out for 2015! Order using code: GMKPUMP.     Green Mountain Pumpkin Spice will also be… Read more »

Cinnabon K-Cups Replacing Cinnamon Roll

Green Mountain has announced a SKU change to its K-Cup lineup. The popular Cinnabon brand is coming soon to a Keurig machine near you! Cinnabon Classic Cinnamon Roll K-Cups (code: GMKCINB) are now available for purchase. This new flavor is priced the same as the standard Green Mountain K-Cup coffees, and packed 24 per box,… Read more »

Alterra Pumpkin Spice Season Is Here!

Alterra’s one and only seasonal coffee – Pumpkin Spice – is always a hit with our Flavia customers. And once supplies are sold out, all we can say is: “wait ‘til next year!” Order now using code: ALTPS. Alterra Pumpkin Spice is sold in self-merchandising kits, meant to sit atop your counter or Flavia Merchandiser… Read more »

Café Bustelo K-Cups Now Available!

Keurig customers — Café Bustelo is the latest brand available for purchase in a K-Cup! Choose from two selections: Espresso Style (KBUSTE) or 100% Colombian (KBUSTC). Both are packed 24 per box, 96 per case.

Alterra Italian Roast To Replace Espresso Roast

Mars Drinks has re-named their Alterra Espresso Roast product to Alterra Italian Roast (new code: ALTIR). Over the next few days, we will run out of Espresso Roast product in our warehouse and begin shipping product with the new Italian Roast packaging. The product is exactly the same “Dark and Intense” coffee; this is just… Read more »

GMCR Spring-Summer Seasonal Coffees

This year, Green Mountain is offering two different Spring/Summer seasonal coffees and both are now in stock and ready for you to order – Island Coconut and Summer Sunrise!     Green Mountain Island Coconut is available in K-Cups (code: GMKIC) and 2.2-ounce fractional packs (code: X89). Green Mountain Summer Sunrise is available in K-Cups… Read more »

Enjoy Peet’s Coffee With Your Flavia Brewer!

Mars Drinks is bringing another big-name coffee brand to its Flavia single-cup brewer lineup. You can now order and brew Peet’s filterpacks! Three different Peet’s coffees are now available for use with your Flavia machine: Colombia Luminosa, described as “mild, sweetly aromatic, and smooth” (code: FPCL) Café Domingo, described as “smooth, balanced, and medium bodied”… Read more »

Get Swiss Miss In A K-Cup!

Keurig continues to add big name brands to its lineup! You can now order Swiss Miss Cocoa K-Cups from CDC, using code KSMC.     Packed 24 per box, 96 per case.

Top-Selling Mars Drinks of 2014

Yesterday we analyzed our 2014 K-Cup sales. Now it’s time to look at our other major single-cup category: Mars Drinks for Flavia brewers. Tea makes up a much stronger percentage of Mars Drinks sales, at 23.1%. Coffee still accounted for the bulk of the sales, at 69.1%, with Indulgence drinks contributing 7.8%.     The… Read more »