Something for Everyone

June 7, 2011

Our member companies continue to work on perfecting the beverage landscape to accommodate consumers of all tastes and preferences. New products roll into…

Fight the Beverage Tax in Rhode Island

June 3, 2011

In a recent Op-Ed in The Valley Breeze, Steve Arthurs, chair of the Rhode Islanders Against the Beverage Tax coalition and president and CEO of the Rhode…

Philadelphia Soda Tax: Still a Bad Idea

June 2, 2011

Our followers in Pennsylvania will probably be familiar with the recent proposal from Philadelphia lawmakers to add a new tax on sugar-sweetened beverages…

Breathe Easy, Hawaii - No Beverage Tax

May 9, 2011

The Hawaii Legislature adjourned last week and in doing so, rejected a discriminatory and unfair proposal to tax beverages.  In an effort to plug a hole…

California Abandons Soda Tax

April 26, 2011

California families got some good news this week when an Assembly taxation committee refused to act on a beverage tax proposal.  In doing so, California…

Soda Taxes in the Golden State?

April 21, 2011

Despite the fact that a new national poll shows Americans still aren’t buying into the idea of beverage taxes, some California lawmakers are looking…

Consumers Continue to See New Calorie Labels on the Front of Their Favorite Beverages

April 20, 2011

A little more than a year ago, our industry announced a new calorie labeling initiative.  A little more than a month ago, we shared an update on this…

Now is Not the Time For New Taxes

April 19, 2011

On occasion, we at Sip & Savor have shared our view on beverage tax proposals.  While a number of failed proposals that targeted beverages were offered…

What Better Time to Check Out Financial Fitness

April 15, 2011

We at Sip & Savor often have shared tips on physical fitness - an important part of  leading a balanced lifestyle.
As the federal tax filing deadline…

Let's Catch Up

April 12, 2011

Over the past few weeks, we've provided you with loads of information about the non-alcoholic beverage industry, the people who work in it and the communities…