Why is Nutrition Advice Always Changing?

December 18, 2015

Health activists are constantly touting the newest study as the basis for claims against the latest food, beverage or ingredient they have targeted. So…

"Dear 45": A Good Business Model: Solve Problems to Satisfy the Country's Needs

December 17, 2015

In 2016, Americans will file into voting booths to choose our next president. While we don’t know who the winner will be, ABA President and CEO Susan…

Davis Businesses Voice Their Concerns About a Soda Tax

December 16, 2015

Small businesspeople in the California town of Davis are just finding out about an attempt by food police to tax beverages in the city and are warning…

Do Soda Taxes Work?

December 15, 2015

Many public health activists claim that taxes on soda will improve public health and solve the world’s public health issues. However, a report highlighted…

Barking Up the Wrong Tree

December 14, 2015

A Rochester Institute of Technology economics professor says that a recent study from Cornell University proves that policies aimed at restricting certain…

New Zealand Minister of Health Rejects Soda Tax Proposal

December 11, 2015

We simply cannot tax our way to better health and New Zealand agrees.
Some on the island nation in the South Pacific were pressing Health Minister Dr.…

The Sweet Blame Game

December 10, 2015

First they told us fat was killing us, then coffee, then salt, then eggs, then cholesterol. Now the same experts have turned to sugar as Public Enemy No…

No One Benefits from a Soda Tax

December 9, 2015

Taxing a single item in the diet does not make people healthier, especially when that item is a very small part of the diet. So why is the city council…

Mom Knows Best

December 8, 2015

Moms know what’s best for their kids. Yet there are some who think they know better than moms when it comes to making decisions about what to feed their…

The Beverage Industry: Bringing Jobs to Americans Nationwide

December 4, 2015

The release today of the latest jobs report by the U.S. Labor Department is a reminder about how significant a role the beverage industry plays in the…