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Any beverage that plays well in the PM snack category is likely to be seen in this channel. Three-quarters of 18-to-25-year-olds in the United States say they use snack food to replace meals. In addition, the survey found that afternoon snacking beats out late night and evening snacking by 3:1. In terms of consumed beverages, water is tops (62%), while coffee and tea are the primary caffeinated beverages (13%). Variety is becoming a big theme in this channel as dining halls move to station dining, allowing students to customize both meals and beverages.