Charles and Elizabeth Bernick probably never imagined their story would include so many chapters ... such an extensive cast of characters … and take so many exciting twists and turns. What started in 1916 as a one-person operation bottling homemade soda pop has grown into a thriving business with 650+ team members.

1940's: Big Business

Dr Pepper and Orange Crush franchises are acquired in local areas.

New machinery and modern bottling equipment is installed, as automation of carbonated beverages begins.

Building expansion and soft drink production continues despite WWII shortages.

Over 1,300 accounts are served.