Happy 177th Birthday “OK”!

March 23, 2016

Did you know in the early 19th century it was popular among journalists to misspell words on purpose and then abbreviate the misspelling in articles as…

Celebrating World Water Day

March 22, 2016

Haven’t heard of World Water Day? It’s a day designated in 1992 by the United Nations as the day to remember how crucial water is to our lives and…

Keeping Americans Informed About Their Beverage Calories

March 7, 2016

Over six years ago, America’s beverage companies launched the Clear on Calories initiative in support of First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move…

The Facts on Energy Drinks and Caffeine Remain Clear

March 1, 2016

Did you know that most energy drinks contain about half the caffeine of an equivalent size coffeehouse coffee? For example, a 16-ounce energy drink typically…

Protecting Our Environment and Parks Across The Country

February 26, 2016

Today marks the day that both the Grand Canyon and the Grand Tetons were established as National Parks and serves as a reminder of the importance of protecting…

How the Beverage Industry Works for Our Communities

February 24, 2016

America’s beverage industry is a vital part of the economic engines of cities and towns across the United States. Beverage companies provide good-paying…

#TBT Taking It Back to 1885

February 18, 2016

On this day in 1885, Mark Twain’s famous novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published in the United States.
The book has been read by school…

Vernors Ginger Ale Turns 150

February 12, 2016

This year Vernors, Michigan’s favorite drink and the oldest ginger ale brand in the United States, turns 150 years old.
Vernors was invented by Detroit…

In Baltimore, “Learning Journeys” Help Combat Childhood Obesity

February 11, 2016

Last month, the U.S. Conference of Mayors and the American Beverage Foundation for a Healthy America awarded over $400,000 to mayors of six cities who…

Paving the Way for Environmental Stewardship

February 8, 2016

America’s leading beverage companies have long been leaders when it comes to protecting the planet and preserving natural resources. For years, they…