Moonlight Beverage inks distribution deal with NewAge

BOULDER — Moonlight Beverage Co., makers of the Wingman Smart Energy performance beverage, has signed a distribution agreement with Denver-based NewAge Inc.

The agreement provides for NewAge to distribute five flavors of the Wingman Smart Energy drink to retailers in Colorado and the Southwest.

“This is a fantastic opportunity for us to expand the Wingman footprint in our home market, while also opening new doors outside Colorado,” Carl Schroeder, Moonlight Beverage president and co-founder, said in a prepared statement. “Our unique product offerings of scientifically-formulated natural energy beverages, combined with the notable skill and capabilities of the NewAge team, will provide consumers with the next generation of functional beverages.”

The Wingman performance beverage uses amino acids to increase exercise capacity by boosting nitric-oxide levels.

Moonlight was founded by Carl and Kristin Schroeder in 2019.