Beware of Personal Agendas

November 4, 2016

It is no secret there are special interests pushing taxes that single out certain items in the grocery cart under the guise of improved public health.…

Community Level Support

August 23, 2016

America’s beverage companies are committed to being a part of real and lasting solutions to societal challenges such as obesity. One of the ways they…

Taxing Beverages is “Flawed” and “Lazy”

June 24, 2016

Populations world-wide are facing the public health challenge of obesity and are searching for actionable solutions. What does not work are discriminatory…

Beverage Taxes Are Not the Solution to Obesity

April 11, 2016

There is no silver bullet for the complex issue of obesity. Yet some policymakers continue to erroneously believe you can tax people to better health.…

The Big Picture

April 8, 2016

Diabetes and other obesity-related conditions are serious public health challenges that communities across the world are facing. The causes of these diseases…

Sound Science Has No Substitution

April 5, 2016

The importance of relying on sound science for dietary advice cannot be understated.  Issuing food and nutrition policies on anything but the highest…

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…

Stepping Up for Our Communities

January 14, 2016

America’s beverage companies are an integral part of their communities across the nation with a long history of stepping up in the face of challenges…

Stop The Food Fear Mongering

November 2, 2015

It seems we can’t eat anything these days without being told its bad for us. Last week the World Health Organization (WHO) made the preposterous claim…

Jumping To Conclusions

October 29, 2015

Too often we’ve had to live through mistaken government advice on diet.  Now, scientists are coming forward to ask that dietary experts stop misleading…