Pepsi, Coca-Cola and Their Systems

April 21, 2009

You may have read or heard about PepsiCo offering Monday to buy its two biggest bottlers. This is huge news in our industry; a major move.
But what many…

A Ball Game and a Soda Pop

April 20, 2009

Well, we're two weeks through the new baseball season and there's already some exciting play and surprises. Unfortunately, here in DC, our Nationals are…

Perfection

April 8, 2009

As we wrap up March Madness, we need to give a big tip of our Sip & Savor cap to the University of Connecticut women's basketball team for its undefeated…

Goofy Science 101

April 6, 2009

Let's say you're reading a magazine review of a cool new car. And the writer talked about how great the car handled. He said that it rode like it was on…

Demonizing Foods: A Nasty Side Effect for Teens

March 26, 2009

For a while now, a lot of self-appointed do-gooders - you know, those people who know best about what we should be eating, drinking or doing - find themselves…

More Innovation, Leadership on the Environment

March 25, 2009

The non-alcoholic beverage industry is innovative and cutting-edge not just in the development of refreshing new products. It continues to be a trend-setter…

A Hydration Reminder for Spring Sports Season

March 24, 2009

The weather is starting to warm up through most of the country. Spring officially started last Friday. And that means thousands of athletes are taking…

A Bevy of Beverages

March 19, 2009

One of the more fun and interesting features of the American Beverage Association's newly designed Web site is called "Who Makes What." It's located under…

Perspective

March 18, 2009

A group of mismanaged companies - ranging from insurance companies, banks, financial institutions, automakers - come to Washington with their hands out…

Enjoy St. Patrick's Day, but Don't Forget Us

March 17, 2009

Happy St. Patrick's Day! It's a most wonderful day of the year where everyone is Irish -- and smiling and fun are the order of the day. And boy, couldn't…