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Faygo
The Faygo logo
Product logo
Type soft drink
Manufacturer National Beverage
Country of origin Flag of the United States United States
Introduced 1907
Variants See below

Faygo or Faygo Pop is a soft drinkNADAS 518 brand headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. It is distributed in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. Faygo's products tend to be less expensive than more widely distributed brands, such as Coca-Cola and Pepsi products. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Image File history File links Faygo. ... For other uses, see Logo (disambiguation). ... A soft drink is a drink that contains no alcohol. ... National Beverage Corp. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Faygo or Faygo Pop is a soft drink brand that is popular throughout the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. ... A soft drink is a drink that contains no alcohol. ... This article is about the Midwestern region in the United States. ... It has been suggested that Middle Atlantic States be merged into this article or section. ... The wave shape (known as the dynamic ribbon device) present on all Coca-Cola cans throughout the world derives from the contour of the original Coca-Cola bottles. ... Pepsi Cola is a non-alcoholic carbonated beverage produced and manufactured by PepsiCo. ...

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History

Faygo was founded in Detroit on November 4, 1907, as Feigenson Brothers Bottling Works by Russian immigrants Ben and Perry Feigenson. The original flavors of Faygo (fruit punch, strawberry, and grape) were based on cake frosting recipes used by the Feigensons in Russia. Throughout the 20th century, Faygo steadily increased its production line. Faygo is credited with the spreading of the word "pop" instead of "soda" to mean "soft drink" in the Midwest. Faygo pop is manufactured in myriad flavors. Detroit redirects here. ... is the 308th day of the year (309th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the...


In 1998, Faygo Beverages, Inc. began distributing the Ohana (a Hawaiian word that means "family") brand of non-carbonated soft drinks. Faygo Beverages, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Beverage Corp., which also owns Shasta. Many Faygo brand flavors are shared with Shasta brands. Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... National Beverage Corp. ... Shasta is a brand of U.S. soft drink that reached the peak of its popularity in the 1980s. ...


Brand portfolio

Faygo

  • 60/40* (60% grapefruit, 40% lime)
  • Dr. Faygo (Dr Pepper type)
  • Faygo Black Cherry
    • Faygo Black Cherry and Raspberry
  • Faygo Brau (ginger beer-flavored)
  • Faygo Candy Apple (discontinued) (recontinued later)
  • Faygo Centennial Soda (Blueberry cream)
  • Faygo City Soda
  • Faygo Club Soda
  • Faygo Coconut Cream Pie
  • Faygo Cola*
    • Faygo Cherry Cola
  • Faygo Cream Soda
  • Faygo Diet Chocolate Cream Pie
  • Faygo Diet Frosh
  • Faygo Diet Raspberry Creme
  • Faygo Fruit Punch
  • Faygo Ginger Ale*
  • Faygo Grape*
  • Faygo Jazzin' Blues Berry
  • Faygo Key Lime Pie*
  • Faygo Kiwi Strawberry (non-carbonated)
  • Faygo Moon Mist*
    • Faygo Moon Mist Red*
    • Faygo Moon Mist Blue*
  • Faygo Morning Mist
  • Faygo Orange*
  • Faygo Orange Chug
  • Faygo Peach*
  • Faygo Pineapple
    • Faygo Pineapple Orange* (This flavor had a difficult premiere in 1961 or 1962, when unsterilized pineapple juice sourced by Dole fermented in the product and caused bottles to explode on the shelves [1].)
  • Faygo Raspberry Blueberry*
  • Faygo Red Cherry
  • Faygo Fine Rhubarb Pie (Winning Flavor of the 2007 "Design a Flavor" contest sponsored in Adrian, Lenawee County, Michigan)
Strawberry-flavored soda that gained a unique name, simply "Red Pop" which employs the term "pop"- a term for "soft drinks" in Canada and much of the Midwestern United States see Soft drink naming conventions
Strawberry-flavored soda that gained a unique name, simply "Red Pop" which employs the term "pop"- a term for "soft drinks" in Canada and much of the Midwestern United States
see Soft drink naming conventions
  • Faygo Red Pop*
    • Faygo Red Pop w/ Lemon
  • Faygo Rock & Rye*
  • Faygo Root Beer*
  • Faygo Strawberry*
  • Faygo Tonic Water*
  • Faygo Twist* (lemon-lime)
  • Faygo Vanilla Creme Soda
  • Faygo Salt and Vinegar

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Discontinued

  • Faygo Arctic Sun
  • Faygo Cherry Festival
  • Faygo Brau (a nonalcoholic ginger beer made in the 1960s that looked and poured like real beer)

[2]

  • Chateaux Faygeaux (a wine-flavored pop made in the 1970s) [3]

St. Nick's Faygo

(Sold around Christmas in association with St. Jude's Hospital)

  • Faygo (St. Nick's) Red Grape
  • Faygo (St. Nick's) Orange creme
  • Faygo (St. Nick's) Candy can cola
  • Faygo (St. Nick's) Holiday Punch
  • Faygo (St. Nick's) Cranberry Smash

Ohana

  • Kiwi Strawberry
  • Lemon Iced Tea
  • Lemonade
  • Raspberry Lemonade
  • Pom Pom Lemonade
  • Punch
  • Lemon Punch
  • Very Berry

Rip It

  • Power
  • Citrus X
  • A'Tomic Pom
  • Lime Wrecker
  • Gin-Zing-r
  • Chic Energy
  • Sting-er Mo

100th birthday

Faygo celebrated their 100 year anniversary by talking about the history of the soft drink and how that history has lasted so long. [4] Faygo also posted up billboards in respect to cities and area codes as Detroit (313), Flint (810), Inkster, and Grand Rapids, and Faygo also released a new soda called "Centinnieal", which allows you to purchase a mail-in order of a Faygo Cookbook. Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... February - Wtf is up mah cracka??. Constantine issues the Edict of Milan, ending all persecution of Christians in the Roman Empire. ... This article is about the sedimentary rock. ... 8-10 is also going to be the Toronto Raptors record as of Dec. ... Inkster is a provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. ... Grand Rapids is the name of several places in the United States of America: Grand Rapids, Michigan Grand Rapids, Minnesota Grand Rapids, Ohio Grand Rapids, Wisconsin is the former name of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin Grand Rapids is also the name of a town in Canada: Grand Rapids, Manitoba. ...


References

  1. ^ Detroit's Homegrown Pop - The Fizz of the Future
  2. ^ toledoblade.com - Faygo: The Detroit pop company celebrates 100 years of fizz Sunday
  3. ^ toledoblade.com - Faygo: The Detroit pop company celebrates 100 years of fizz Sunday
  4. ^ Faygo celebrates 100th birthday

External links

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FAYGO FLAVORS AND THE HISTORY OF FAYGO! (316 words)
Faygo beverages started in 1907 when Russian native brothers, Ben and Perry Feigenson started mixing together cake frosting-recipes.
Faygo is also known for their many famous commercials.
Faygo now holds a 12-percent market share in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and western Pennsylvania, posting sales of about $100 million last year.
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