Q&A On Low-Calorie Sweeteners

August 5, 2014

We know that consumers sometimes have questions about the many refreshing beverage choices our member companies make, as well as their ingredients.  Here’s…

A Word On Low-Calorie Sweeteners

August 4, 2014

Contrary to what is sometimes reported in the media, low-calorie sweeteners, which are found in thousands of foods and beverages, have been proven time…

Another Myth About Sugar

August 1, 2014

There are a number of myths floating around out there about sugar consumption, and one of the most common is that the majority of added sugars in the American…

HFCS vs. Sugar, What’s The Difference?

July 29, 2014

High fructose corn syrup – a common liquid sweetener made from corn and commonly known as HFCS - has been the target of food and beverage industry scrutiny…

Myth vs. Fact: Sugar-Sweetened Beverages And Diabetes

July 28, 2014

You recently may have heard or read a common myth: that drinking sugar-sweetened beverages causes Type 2 diabetes.  The truth is, type 2 diabetes is caused…

The Facts About HFCS

July 25, 2014

Did you know that high fructose corn syrup – or HFCS – has a nearly identical composition to table sugar?
Unfortunately, there is a lot of “fructophobic”…

As We've Shared Before: Soda Is Not The Number One Source Of Our Calories

July 24, 2014

If you're a frequent reader of Sip & Savor, you know we often push back on the urban legend that soda is the number one source of calories in the American…

Clearing Up The Low-Calorie Sweetener Discussion

July 23, 2014

Low-calorie sweeteners have become a hot topic recently, due in large part to innovation by companies to include them in a wide range of foods and beverages…

The Facts About Caffeine

July 22, 2014

There’s a lot of misinformation out there about caffeine, so it’s important that you get the facts straight.  First, caffeine is a safe ingredient…

Energy Drinks Facts

July 21, 2014

Did you know that energy drinks have been safely consumed in Europe and Asia since the 1970s, and in the United States since the late 1990s? In fact…