Tag Archives: Soft Drinks

She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.

Source: NY Times Food

The debate over taxing sugary drinks has turned into a ferocious global policy brawl. In Colombia, proponents faced intimidation and censorship.

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McDonald’s Is Getting Rid of Hi-C Orange

Source: Grub Street NY

Hi-C Orange — a drink you know exists only because of McDonald’s — is getting removed from the burger chain’s menu starting in four short days. A memo the company sent franchisees on Monday says the phaseout begins May 1, although stores will be allowed to …

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18 Classic American Sodas to Drink Before Summer’s Over

Source: Grub Street NY

Grub Street doesn’t advocate drinking carbonated sugar water on a regular basis, but sometimes you just need some soda. Or pop. Or maybe you’re one of those people who calls everything Coke. Whatever you call the beverage, America’s love affair with soda runs deep. When the desire hits, turn to…More »

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Bottled Water Will Outsell Soda for the First Time This Year

Source: Grub Street NY

In 100 years, when humans stop to ponder the appeal of Soylent-flavored seltzer, they’ll remember 2016, the year soda began dying in earnest. In addition to suffering through a 30-year low in consumption, a possible link to cancer, an exposéMore »

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Bottled Water Will Outsell Soda for the First Time This Year

Source: Grub Street NY

In 100 years, when humans stop to ponder the appeal of Soylent-flavored seltzer, they’ll remember 2016, the year soda began dying in earnest. In addition to suffering through a 30-year low in consumption, a possible link to cancer, an exposéMore »

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For Coconut Waters, a Street Fight for Shelf Space

Source: NY Times Food

Why is coconut water everywhere? Because two companies battled for market share, one yoga studio and corner store at a time.

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Front Burner: Everything You Need for the Perfect Picnic

Source: NY Times Food

For a fine time dining alfresco, tote the proper tools and bring food and drink that piques your palate.

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