Several municipalities across the US are looking into benefits and side effects of soda taxes that have recently passed or are now going into effect.
Over three years, a campaign urged Howard County, Md., residents to pare back on sugary drinks. And it worked.
Three cities in California, as well as Boulder, Colo., adopted taxes on sugary drinks, a move aimed at combating obesity.
Three California cities are voting on one-cent-per-ounce soda taxes, while Boulder, Colorado's two-cent-per-fluid-ounce tax would be the highest in the country.
A World Health Organization report recommends fiscal policies, including taxes, that hike the retail price of sugary drinks to fend off obesity and diabetes.
Offering foods in smaller packages gives companies the appearance of concern for consumer health, while allowing them to charge more per fluid ounce.
Coke stated in a SEC filing that the company will fight the IRS over a massive bill for taxes owed after an audit.
Coca-cola has seen its profits tumble in developed nations and instability in its developing markets. So what is a soda giant to do?
On Election Day, GMOs are a hot topic in Colorado, Oregon and Maui.
Did you share a Coke this summer? Coca-Cola's successful campaign featured names and social media promotion geared toward Millenials.
Unhealthy foods are already being taken out of school lunches. Next up is the removal of unhealthy food marketing in schools.
With a new ad campaign, Coca-Cola is trying to portray itself as a leader in the war on obesity. Here's why we should be suspicious.
9 million hungry visitors will be descending on London in the coming weeks. Do fast food and fast runners belong in the same place?
Mike Bloomberg announced that he wants to limit the size of sugary beverages sold in NYC. The beverage industry isn't taking the news lying down.
A plan to reduce the waste in the Grand Canyon by banning plastic water bottles has been abruptly shelved.
Soda has been targeted by public health advocates as a leading contributor to the obesity epidemic. See the ways the industry is trying to change its image.