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…

The Clock is Ticking...

April 8, 2011

Today could be a day marked in history – and not necessarily in a good way.  As we here at Sip & Savor headed into the office this morning, things seemed…

Rasmussen: 59 Percent Oppose Beverage Taxes

April 6, 2011

A new national poll shows Americans still aren’t buying into the idea of beverage taxes.
Some 59 percent of Americans oppose taxes on soda and only 32…

Congressional Panel Working to Repeal Misuse of Taxpayer Dollars

April 5, 2011

We've previously posted information about the scare tactics that some city health departments have resorted to in order to discourage consumption of our…

More Evidence That a Soda Tax Won't Work

April 4, 2011

In the most recent edition of The CATO Institute’s Regulation Magazine, Jonathan Klick, a professor of law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School…