Since 1946, family owned Better Beverages has been servicing the carbonic gas and fountain syrup needs of Southern California’s restaurant and hospitality community. What started as a one man operation in Long Beach, CA has now grown to two distribution and manufacturing facilities with nearly 50 employees, 15 delivery trucks and 10 service trucks. We now service nearly all of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties as well as parts of Ventura and San Diego counties. We are the Southern California specialists in beverage gas delivery; offering carbonic gas (CO2), bulk CO2, nitrogen (N2), beer gas, and helium. For your commercial beverage equipment needs you can trust our factory trained service technicians with the sales, leasing, installation and service of CO2 systems, bulk CO2 systems, CO2 alarms, nitrogen generators, soda fountains, bar guns, juice systems, and frozen beverage systems. We also offer for delivery a full range of bag-in- box soda, juice, bar mix syrups, and frozen beverage syrups.

Although the scale of our operation has changed, our mission, to be your #1 resource for beverage related goods and services, has not. We accomplish this by offering our customers extraordinary value and unmatched customer service. We help our customers sell more drinks.

Why choose us:

  • – Family owned and operated since 1946
  • – Directly serving nearly all of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties as well as parts of Ventura and San Diego counties.
  • – Nationwide service through our United CO2 partners.
  • – Specialists in beverage and beer carbonation systems.
  • – Innovative and cost effective carbonation and fountain syrup solutions.
  • – Certified beverage grade carbon dioxide (CO2), nitrogen (N2), beer gas and helium
  • – Unmatched customer service
  • – Licensed, bonded and insured
  • – Authorized Coca-Cola distributor
  • – Certified McDonald’s vendor.


Industries Served

  • – Restaurants & Cafeterias
  • – Bars, Clubs Taverns and Breweries
  • – Hotels and Resorts
  • – Gas Stations & Convenience Stores
  • – Arenas & Stadiums
  • – Concession Stands
  • – Yachts &  Cruise Ships


Specialized Applications

  • – Aquariums, Reef & Fish Tanks
  • – Nitrogen infused coffee and ice cream
  • – Electricians
  • – Helium / Balloons
  • – Home Brewing
  • – Hospitals, Healthcare & Assisted Living Facilities, Nursing Homes, Schools & Corporate Lunchrooms
  • – Hydroponics & Greenhouses
  • – Paintball
  • – Swimming Pool pH

The History of Better Beverages

A Third Generation Family Business