Card Check - Not a Very American Idea

March 11, 2009

The Congress began work Tuesday on a controversial piece of legislation that is commonly referred to as "card check." You've likely heard a lot about it…

Driving Our Children to Unhealthy Extremes About Food

March 3, 2009

Well, the hyper-zealous food police who take it upon themselves to determine what each of us should eat and not eat seem to be creating a new health problem…

Welcome Back, US Airways

March 2, 2009

These crazy economic times can knock anyone off their game nowadays. But we're glad that one company has come around to reverse what was not one of its…

Your Friendly Neighborhood Beverage Industry

February 26, 2009

Americans love their beverages. And the beverage industry loves its customers. It's this beautiful relationship that has made our industry and its products…

ABA SmartBrief Recaps Industry News

February 19, 2009

If you need information about our industry, our products, our members, our history - the American Beverage Association Web site with its sharp new design…

What Do You Call it? Soda or Pop?

February 17, 2009

Almost as varied and distinct as the "accents" or "dialects" throughout the regions of our country are the name people call a carbonated soft drink.
We…

Happy Valentine's Day

February 13, 2009

A friendly public service from Sip & Savor to all the procrastinators with a FINAL reminder that tomorrow is Valentine's Day. So get out there and get what…

Energy Drinks and Caffeine

February 11, 2009

Did you know? A mainstream energy drink has half the amount of caffeine than a similar size regular brewed coffee from the popular coffeehouses. And it…

Perspective

February 10, 2009

Our kids' parents are losing their jobs at a record pace.
Our kids' homes and the security they provide are in growing jeopardy.
Our kids' heroes are fallen…

Bottled Water is Much More Than Just Water

February 9, 2009

Bottled water is a great beverage option for our health-conscious, on-the-go society. It's convenient. It's portable. It's safe and protected in its sealed…