| May 31, 2015
| 12:30 PM
When Ken Phorik neared graduation from the University of Illinois in the spring of 2013, he admits he didn't have a job lined up. In fact, Phorik says he'd planned to take the summer off all along, then dive headfirst into the job search that fall....
| Apr 13, 2015
| 11:11 AM
NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association is trading Coke for Pepsi.
The league said Monday that it's struck a new marketing partnership with Pepsico, ending a 28-year partnership with Coca-Cola.
Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi said during a press...
| May 17, 2015
| 10:52 PM
What a surprisingly sweet ending, down to the very last drop.
The “Mad Men” finale was far from what I was expecting, but I’d expect nothing less Matthew Weiner and company. It wasn’t the most riveting episode of the season (that...
| May 10, 2015
| 7:30 PM
The scene that unfolded here last week as Bill Clinton convened world leaders for a philanthropic conference was hardly what his wife's champion-for-everyday-Americans campaign would have ordered up.
Gathered in Marrakesh for a Clinton Global Initiative...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 8:24 AM
WASHINGTON — Citing research suggesting that diet soft drinks and other artificially sweetened products actually contribute to weight gain, a new advocacy group is asking federal regulators to investigate whether manufacturers including Coca-Cola...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 2:59 PM
PepsiCo, the maker of Pepsi, Mountain Dew, and many other popular soft drinks, is changing the formula of one of its offerings for the first time in decades.
The company said Friday it will stop sweetening Diet Pepsi, Caffeine Free Diet Pepsi and Wild...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:14 PM
Thousands of revelers descended on the Coachella music festival last weekend to rock out to their favorite bands and party day and night. But a far bigger audience from around the world — at least 40 million — joined in remotely through...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:04 PM
Goodbye, A-Treat. Birthday parties and barbecues, field trips and family picnics won't be the same without you.
Those are the events where generations of Lehigh Valley residents learned to love the many varieties of soda produced in A-Treat's east...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 12:30 PM
The label says, "no sugar added," "sugar-free," or "diet." So what makes the food or drink inside the package so sweet? Chances are it's an artificial sweetener, a chemically processed sugar substitute. Also known as non-nutritive, non-caloric or high-...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 10:53 AM
MillerCoors CEO Tom Long plans to retire June 30, a move that was announced as the brewer spends more on marketing to entice drinkers with a mix of beers from Miller Lite to Blue Moon.
Chicago-based MillerCoors is a joint venture between London-based...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:00 AM
NBC's Super Bowl ad sales haven't lost any air over "deflategate."
The Comcast Corp.-owned television network said Wednesday that it has sold all the available commercial spots for Sunday's NFL championship, establishing a new revenue record for what is...