America is buying bottled water in droves.

Why buy water when you can have it for free?

Sep 1, 2015
Bottled water is about to become the most popular packaged beverage in the U.S.
Posted In: water, sustainability, bottled water, soda
Coca-Cola is receiving backlash for its donations to obesity research.

Coca Cola throws its weight into obesity research

Aug 10, 2015
NYT reporter explains the strategy of more exercise instead of less soda.
Posted In: Coca-cola, obesity, soda

My first job: Soda Jerk

Jul 1, 2015
Barry Friedman recalls the rich rewards of earning 90 cents an hour.
Posted In: first jobs, soda jerk, ice cream, soda

Dr Pepper’s stock is up. Coke and Pepsi, not so much.

Feb 10, 2015
Why the behemoths of the soda business are lagging behind the upstart.
Posted In: soda, Pepsi, Coke

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent on water, obesity

Sep 27, 2013
Muhtar Kent, CEO of Coca-Cola, sits down with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss water, obesity and unemployment.
Posted In: Coca-cola, soda, beverage, obesity

Coke by any other name: Who makes your soft drink?

Sep 27, 2013
Coke, Pepsi, Nestlé? Do you know who makes the beverages you drink?
Posted In: Coca-cola, Pepsi, Dr Pepper, soda, bottled water

Why Coke is defending sweeteners in an ad campaign

Aug 14, 2013
Faced with declining diet soda sales, Coca-Cola launches campaign to defend the safety of artificial sweetener.
Posted In: Coca-cola, Coke, diet coke, soda

SodaStream's Pepsi rumors fizzle and pop

Jun 6, 2013
The rumor bubbles on a Sodastream sale are going flat.
Posted In: soda, Pepsi, SodaStream, stock market, buyout

Sweet victory! NYC's sugary drink ban halted

Mar 11, 2013
A bowling lounge in New York City had embraced Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ban on large, sugary drinks. The ban was set to go into effect until a state judge intervened.
Posted In: New York soda ban, soda

Forget taxes, diet soda is real partisan divide

Feb 26, 2013
Diet or regular? A new poll shows soda choices are just as divisive as politics.
Posted In: soda, Coke, diet coke, Republicans, Democrats