Add a Stop to Your Vacation Itinerary

August 11, 2015

In the dog days of summer, many families are packing up the mini-van and taking a good old-fashioned road trip. These trips provide opportunities for detours…

The Safe And Accurate Food Labeling Act: Providing Accurate Labeling For Americans

July 27, 2015

America’s beverage companies are strongly in favor of providing consumers with the accurate information they need when it comes to making decisions on…

Small Businesses Key To Soft Drink Industry Success

July 14, 2015

If global brand names are the locomotives of our industry, then small businesses are the fuel that keeps them going. More than one-third of our industry…

What’s in a Name?

June 30, 2015

The beverage industry’s brands are some of the best recognized in the world. But packaging isn’t just about telling you the name. Over the years, our…

Partnerships That Work

June 26, 2015

The U.S. Conference of Mayors recently wrapped up its 83rdAnnual Meeting in San Francisco, where ABA President and CEO Susan Neely spoke about the partnership…

Bringing Balancing Calories To Life In America's Heartland

June 3, 2015

The beverage industry along with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation is working in communities across the country to work toward the goal of reducing…

Is History Repeating Itself with Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Report?

February 20, 2015

Five years ago, Americans were told by a panel of experts that cholesterol in foods was bad for you. This week, that panel said, “Never mind.”
The…

Making Nutrition Education Matter in New Haven

February 2, 2015

Mayor Toni Harp’s Neighborhood Matters! New Haven (NMNH) promotes healthy lifestyle change through good nutrition education, balanced diet choices and…

Strengthening Communities in Jacksonville

January 30, 2015

Henry Ford once said, “Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.”  That is definitely not the case…

Congratulations, Seattle!

January 27, 2015

Over the last few days, we’ve been sharing the winners of the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ (USCM) 2015 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards.  We are…