QUICK LINKS: Videos  |  Micromarkets |

Redemption Report




Buy a Classified Ad


Editorial Calendars


Circulation Data






Date Book


Bookmark this site

Issue Date: Vol. 54, No. 3, March 2014, Posted On: 2/17/2014

Apple & Eve Strengthens School Foothold With Switch Acquisition

Emily Jed
TAGS: Vending Machine Beverages, Juice Drinks, Apple & Eve, Juice, , Switch Beverage, The Switch

PORT WASHINGTON, NY -- Apple & Eve LLC is targeting expansion in the school nutrition channel and to that end has acquired Switch Beverage Co., known as "The Switch. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Darien, CT-based The Switch markets its 100% sparkling juices primarily in the K-12 school channel. It's available in seven flavors in 8-fl.oz. slim cans. Switch products are also sold in supermarkets, warehouse clubs, health food stores, convenience stores and online.

The Switch line complements Apple & Eve's Fruitables 100% shelf-stable juices, which have a wide presence in U.S. schools.


Apple & Eve is reportedly the largest privately held juice company in the U.S. Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Port Washington, NY, it focuses on "healthy and innovative" juice products, many of which are packaged in single-serve formats suitable for vending.

Topic: Vending Machine Products

  • AdvancePierre Debuts Hot 'n' Ready Breakfast Square Wraps
  • Coca-Cola To Amend Vitaminwater Labels To Settle Suit
  • AdvancePierre Breakfast Sandwich Features Bahama Mama Sausage
  • American Green Adds Cannabis-Infused Chocolate Truffles To Zazzz Pot Vending Machines
  • Sweet Potato Skins Expand TGI Friday's Snack Lineup

Copyright © 2015 Vending Times Inc. All rights reserved. 
P: (516) 442-1850 | F: (516) 442-1849 | subscriptions@vendingtimes.net
55 Maple Ave. - Ste. 304, Rockville Centre, NY 11570