Packaged beverages in the United States
Energy drinks are one of the top selling packaged beverages in the United States. In 2019, energy drinks accounted for 31 percent of the dollar sales of packaged beverages sold at U.S. convenience stores. Between 2018 and 2019, the sales volume of energy drinks grew by nearly nine percent.
Leading energy drink brands
In the United States, Red Bull is the bestselling brand of energy drink by a large margin. In 2020, Red Bull sales reached 2.9 billion U.S. dollars. Monster was the second leading energy drink brand in the United States that year, generating sales of 1.76 billion U.S. dollars. Red Bull also manufactures a popular sugar free energy drink, as well as Red Bull The Blue Edition, which is blueberry flavored.