America's Beverage Industry Celebrates Earth Day 365 Days a Year

April 21, 2011

On Earth Day and every day, American Beverage Association members demonstrate their longstanding commitment to our environment through ongoing efforts to further reduce their environmental impact.

American Beverage Association Statement on Energy Drinks

April 15, 2011

Our industry agrees that underage and binge drinking are serious public health problems. However, they will not be addressed by focusing on non-alcoholic beverages...

American Beverage Association Responds To CSPI Scare Tactics on Caramel Coloring

February 16, 2011

4-MEI is not a threat to human health. There is no evidence that 4-MEI causes cancer in humans. No health regulatory agency around the globe, including the Food and Drug Administration, has said that 4-MEI is a human carcinogen.

American Beverage Association Statement on Pediatrics Article on Energy Drinks

February 14, 2011

This literature review does nothing more than perpetuate misinformation about energy drinks, their ingredients and the regulatory process.

American Beverage Association Statement

February 9, 2011

There is no scientific evidence to support the idea that diet soda uniquely causes increased risk of vascular events or stroke.

New Calorie Labels On Front of Beverages Arrive in Stores

February 8, 2011

Consumers across America are seeing new calorie labels on the front of their favorite beverages, as America's leading non-alcoholic beverage companies bring the Clear on Calories initiative to stores.

American Beverage Association Statement

January 24, 2011

We applaud the Grocery Manufacturers Association and Food Marketing Institute for taking this important step to further educate consumers with its Nutrition Keys initiative.

Beverage Industry Applauds Signing of Child Nutrition Bill Into Law

December 13, 2010

The American Beverage Association (ABA) today commends President Barack Obama for signing into law the "Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act," a bill that will provide necessary funding to federal child nutrition programs.

Beverage Industry Commends Congress For Passage of Child Nutrition Bill

December 2, 2010

The American Beverage Association (ABA) today commends Congress for passage of the "Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act," a bill that will provide necessary funding to federal child nutrition programs.

American Beverage Association Statement on Energy Drinks

November 16, 2010

The authors of this paper allege an association between energy drink consumption and other consumption patterns but, importantly, demonstrating association is not the same as establishing causation.