CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 4, 2020) – Summer is here, and with it, comes the
sweat-through-your-shirt, inescapable Southern heat we know all too well.
Bojangles and PepsiCo’s MTN DEW– both born and bred in the South – know a
little something about beating high temperatures, so they’ve teamed up to
provide fans the thirst-quenching relief we all need: MTN DEW Southern Shock.
MTN DEW Southern Shock is an all-new, tropical-punch flavored drink that is sure
to shock every taste bud with each sip. The fruity, fizzy thirst quencher is a
collision of Bojangles’ real-deal, Southern flavor and MTN DEW’s bold and playful
spirit. The new product is already a fan favorite across participating Bojangles
“MTN DEW Southern Shock is summer on ice. It’ll cool you down and light you up
all at the same time,” said Jackie Woodward, Bojangles’ chief marketing officer.
“Our exclusive MTN DEW flavor will electrify your summer and shock up the
mundane. Plus, it’s said to pair exceptionally well with our perfectly-seasoned
fried chicken and made-from-scratch buttermilk biscuits.”
“MTN DEW’s bold and refreshing spirit comes alive with every sip of our new
Southern Shock beverage and it’s truly the perfect refreshment for those hot
southern days and nights,” said Chauncey Hamlett, vice president and chief
marketing officer for PepsiCo Beverages North America (South Division). “Having
fans as equally dedicated as DEW’s, Bojangles is the perfect partner to help
unleash the bold new flavor out into the wild – and we know fans are already
Whether you’re hitting the road, planning for a staycation in the backyard or
parking yourself on the couch in the air conditioning, an ice-cold cup of MTN
DEW Southern Shock will add a sizzlin’ splash to any summer soiree.
Fans should follow @Bojangles to stay up-to-date with the latest MTN DEW
Southern Shock news and share what they think of Bojangles’ all-new Dew on
social media using #MtnDewSouthernShock.