PLANO, Texas, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 110 years after the ice-
cream float was first consumed, A&W and Sunkist Floats are being introduced
to recreate all the rich creamy frothiness of a real ice cream float in a
bottle. A&W and Sunkist Floats - first-of-their-kind, float-like beverages
- deliver a real float experience without all of the fuss.
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"For years, beverage makers have tried to crack the code and develop an
indulgent drink that tastes like a homemade float," said Andrew Springate,
vice president of marketing. "The A&W and Sunkist Floats are indulgent
treats like nothing consumers have experienced before; one pour and your
taste buds will be amazed - no work, no hassle."
A&W and Sunkist Floats give you permission to indulge in an easy, fast
and simple way.
Available in convenient 11.5-ounce, vintage soda-shop-inspired glass
bottles with twist-off tops, A&W and Sunkist Floats' rich, creamy flavor
can be found at major retail, grocery and convenience stores nationwide.
The suggested retail price is $1.79 for a single serve bottle and $5.99 for
a 4- pack.
To float away with A&W and Sunkist Floats, visit www.floats.com.
About Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages
A&W and Sunkist are leading brands in the beverage portfolio of Plano,
Texas-based Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages (CSAB), a subsidiary
division of Cadbury Schweppes plc (NYSE: CSG). CSAB is one of the largest
producers of soft drinks and premium beverages in the Americas. CSAB's
brand portfolio includes Dr Pepper, 7UP, Snapple, Accelerade, Mott's Apple
Juice and Sauce, RC Cola, A&W Root Beer, Sunkist Soda, Canada Dry, Hawaiian
Punch, Schweppes, Diet Rite, Clamato, Mr & Mrs T Mixers, Holland House
Mixers, Rose's, Mistic, Yoo- hoo, Orangina, IBC, Stewart's, Nantucket
Nectars and other well-known consumer brands. For additional information on
CSAB and its products, visit www.brandspeoplelove.com.
SOURCE Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages