IRVING, Texas—7‑Eleven’s Big Gulp is making a splash to kick off the summer season. The convenience retailer’s lineup of fountain drinks received a bold refresh through the introduction of five new, nontraditional flavors, including sparkling flavored water, craft lemonade, a sports drink and an energy drink.
“We're excited to offer these new, great-tasting beverages at an equally great value to celebrate people starting to return to their normal daily routines,” said Jawad Bisbis, 7‑Eleven vice president of proprietary beverages, in a press release. “Picking up a Big Gulp on the way to class or work or running errands has always been a bright spot in our customer's day. Now, we are proud to offer them choices they aren't used to seeing on the fountain, like refreshing sparkling flavored water and a zero-calorie sports drink.”
The new fountain flavors include:
- AHA Sparkling Water
- Craft Lemonade
- Replenish Zero
- Power Berry by Quake
- vitaminwater zero squeezed.
For more on cold dispensed beverages at convenience stores, read “Cold Sensation
” in the June 2021 issue of NACS Magazine