USDA Builds on the Beverage Industry’s Actions

June 27, 2013

Today the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced their new “Smart Snacks in School” standards to ensure healthier options in school vending…

New Poll: Americans (Still) Strongly Reject Soda Ban

June 26, 2013

In a Gallup poll released today, 69 percent of voters said they oppose a law that would limit the size of soft drinks sold in restaurants to no more than…

Having a Heatwave

June 25, 2013

Although we technically have not yet reached the dog days of summer, it sure feels like it in the nation's capital. With temperatures surpassing 90 degrees…

Summer Solstice

June 21, 2013

It's official – summer is here! Today marks the summer solstice where the sun is at its most northern declination and giving us in the Northern Hemisphere…

Simply Refreshing

June 20, 2013

As we’ve previously reported, this spring has been a strange one when it comes to the weather – tornadoes, floods, the list goes on.  We’re happy…

The Longest Day

June 19, 2013

This coming Friday is the first day of summer and the day of the year with the most hours of daylight. Fireworks, barbecues and family outings are just…

Empowering Consumers

June 18, 2013

Look around your grocery store lately?  There are new drinks popping up in the beverage aisle with a range of calorie options, including an ever-increasing…

Just The Facts

June 17, 2013

There’s a fair amount of misinformation about our industry and products floating around the Internet. Fortunately,  LetsClearItUp.org is just a click…

A Weekend Of Summer Activities

June 14, 2013

It’s that time of the year when the weather clears up and people like to get outside.  We here at Sip & Savor love the summer months, because it gives…

Derecho 2013

June 13, 2013

With some parts of the country experiencing severe weather known as Derecho, we wanted to take a minute to remind our readers to take the steps necessary…