Mexico Soda Tax “A Whopping Great Failure”

March 15, 2016

If the intention of Mexico’s soda tax was to make people healthier, then – as Katherine Rich wrote - it “has been a whopping great failure, and new…

Macleans Editorial Opposes Soda Tax

March 9, 2016

Recently, the Canadian Senate proposed a tax on both sugar-sweetened beverages as well as beverages with no or few calories. Macleans, a Canadian weekly…

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 Globe and Mail says No Quick Fix to Reduce Obesity

March 3, 2016

No matter how the public health activists and lawmakers spin it, there is no quick-fix solution to obesity. Here at Sip & Savor, we’ve often talked about…

March is National Nutrition Month

March 2, 2016

March is National Nutrition Month and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is celebrating with the slogan “Savor the Flavor.”  Each year a topic…

Using Lighter Materials for a Brighter Tomorrow

February 25, 2016

America’s beverage industry is always looking to innovate. We do it in a number of ways from the beverage choices we offer to the design of our packaging…

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…

The Taxing Truth

February 17, 2016

There are some public health activists who believe taxes will solve our nation’s public health woes. What they fail to recognize is that they are regressive…

In Mexico, Tax Fails to Whittle Waistlines

February 16, 2016

As new information emerges about Mexico’s soda tax, the data continues to show that it is not the solution activists claimed it would be. An attorney…

Happy President’s Day!

February 15, 2016

Today, marks the 131st official President’s Day, which was originally established to commemorate the birthday of our first president, George Washington…