Salisbury-based Cheerwine expanding

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - Salisbury-based Cheerwine is expanding its business reach.

The family-owned soda company will start selling the cherry-flavored cola in mid-Atlantic and West coast cities.

They are also redesigning the soda's logos and marketing material.

Cheerwine opened in 1917.

It has always been privately owned by the Peeler family.