Sound Familiar?

March 22, 2012

For quite some time, we’ve been talking about how sales of regular soda are declining as consumers take advantage of industry’s innovation in bringing…

A Mom’s Perspective on Sugar….

March 21, 2012

A couple of weeks ago we shared some important points from a recent CDC data brief on added sugars consumption by children and adolescents.  If you’ve…

It’s Spring - and That Can Only Mean One Thing: Swimsuit Weather Isn’t Far Behind

March 20, 2012

Happy First Day of Spring! If you live east of the Mississippi, you’re likely enjoying warm weather and blue skies today. For our friends west of Kansas…

Ubiquitous Information!

March 19, 2012

Whether it’s on our smart phones, TVs, computers or in print, we are bombarded daily with news and other information that gives us (hopefully) a good…

Politicians Like Soda Taxes the Way Zombies Like Brains

March 14, 2012

“Like bears to honey or zombies to brains, politicians find something irresistible about soda taxes.” That line was published in 2009 in a Washington…

This Year in History: USDA Turns 150

March 2, 2012

This year, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reaches its 150th year of policy-making for food and natural resource issues. The USDA has…

New Data Brief Shows Decline in Added Sugars Consumption

March 1, 2012

Yesterday, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a data brief on the consumption…

Baltimore is Back at It

February 28, 2012

You might have read in the news recently about the proposal in Baltimore City that would not only expand the existing discriminatory beverage tax from…

When Cooperation is More Effective than Legislation

February 27, 2012

Our industry is committed to helping parents and students choose the beverage that’s right for them – especially during the school day. That’s why…

We’re All About Choices

February 24, 2012

If you’re a regular follower of Sip & Savor, you know we like to have options –what to do on the weekends, which sports teams to follow and so on.…