Setting the Record Straight on Beverage Taxes

November 30, 2016

Despite zero evidence that taxing common grocery items improves public health, some continue to advance the false notion that a regressive and unfair levy…

Thanksgiving Recipes

November 22, 2016

Thanksgiving is just a couple of days away and many people are already prepping for the big meal. Whether you are hosting a small gathering or a large…

True or False: Low-Calorie Sweeteners are an Effective Tool for Weight Loss

November 16, 2016

The internet is rife with misinformation about low- and no-calorie sweeteners, from their safety to their efficacy as a weight loss tool. In a recent column…

Staying Balanced Through the Holidays

November 14, 2016

The holiday season is about to be in full swing, and with endless celebrations with friends and family, many people are also thinking about how to cut…

History of Collaboration

November 9, 2016

The beverage industry has a long tradition of collaboration with our leaders on meaningful solutions to societal challenges. With the 2016 election behind…

#DYK Low- and No-Calorie Beverages Approved Around the World

November 2, 2016

Did you know that low- and no-calorie sweeteners have been approved by regulatory agencies around the world? Agencies including the World Health Organization…

An Ambitious Goal

November 1, 2016

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation and America's beverage companies recently announced that work has begun in the Mississippi Delta as part of the…

Sensational Headlines: The Truth Behind the Headline

October 28, 2016

Too often we find ourselves drawn to sensational headlines, but are they true? The danger of making science “sexy” is that the science and the facts…

A Commitment in Alabama

October 17, 2016

Today, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and America’s beverage companies announced that work will begin in Montgomery and Lowndes Counties on…

Soda Taxes Are Full Of False Promises

October 13, 2016

Pro-tax advocates and lawmakers often sell soda taxes under the false promise that they will have an impact on public health issues. Geoff Parker, CEO…