New Leaf's lemonades receive beverage industry award

OLD TAPPAN, N.J. — New Leaf's line of lemonades was recognized at the BevNet Live Winter 10 forum.

New Leaf took home the best of 2010 noncarbonated beverage award for its four lemonades, which are made with 6% to 10% of real fruit juice, the company said.

BevNet Live 10 is a premier beverage industry event that was held in Santa Monica, Calif., this week.

Last month, New Leaf announced it tapped New York Giants football wide receiver Steve Smith as its first celebrity spokesman.