Alternative tipple

An unusual non-alcoholic alternative to Champagne is launched this month by ISK Beverages. Bateel is a carbonated blend of fresh dates, apple juice and mint.

Exotic and healthy

Exotic fruit mangosteen is making its way to the juice aisles in a new squeezy bottle from next month. Xango is made from puréed mangosteen and is said to boost the immune system and promote joint flexibility.

V aims for victory

A marketing campaign for drink brand V Water has splashed down with adverts for each of its four variants appearing on 48-sheet trailers around London. Nationwide sampling will target music events and 400 stores.