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  • New York City lawyers argue to bring back soda ban

    New York City lawyers argue to bring back soda ban
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City lawyers tried to convince an appeals court on Tuesday to allow Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ban on large sugary drinks, three months after it was struck down as an illegal overreach of executive power. The law, invalidated...
  • Gatorade pulls ingredient linked to flame retardant

    Brominated vegetable oil, a synthetic chemical that has been patented in Europe as a flame retardant, will no longer double as an ingredient in Gatorade sports drinks. Molly Carter, a spokeswoman for Gatorade owner PepsiCo Inc., said the company has...
  • PepsiCo to take controversial ingredient out of Gatorade

    PepsiCo to take controversial ingredient out of Gatorade
    Responding to consumer concerns, PepsiCo today announced that it will remove brominated vegetable oil, an emulsifier, from citrus-flavored Gatorade. Mississippi teenager Sarah Kavanagh had launched an online petition in November that drew recent media...
  • Coke, Pepsi, more to post calories on soda vending machines

    Now that Coca-Cola Co., PepsiCo Inc. and other sugary soda producers are planning to list health information on vending machines, calorie counts aren’t just for the likes of McDonald’s and fast food joints. In full view of consumers, the...
  • After Gatorade removes controversial ingredient BVO, will Powerade?

    After Gatorade removes controversial ingredient BVO, will Powerade?
    Just weeks after PepsiCo Inc. announced it would remove a controversial ingredient from its Gatorade sports drinks, an online petition is urging Coca-Cola Co. to remove brominated vegetable oil from its Powerade sports drinks. The petition, started by a...
  • 3,120-calorie entree: Extreme or 'life's simpler pleasures'?

    3,120-calorie entree: Extreme or 'life's simpler pleasures'?
    IHOP has a Country Fried Steak & Eggs combo menu item with 3,720 milligrams of sodium. Johnny Rockets’ Bacon Cheddar Double burger has 50 grams of saturated fat. The Bistro Shrimp Pasta from the Cheesecake Factory has 3,120 calories. Each one is...
  • Coca-Cola anti-obesity promises include no advertising to kids

    Coca-Cola is making major promises to fight obesity – ceasing advertisements directed at kids, slapping calorie counts on all its packaging – as the soda giant stares down a rising tide of concern over sugar-stuffed beverages. On Wednesday,...
  • PepsiCo takes down Mountain Dew ad criticized as racist

    PepsiCo takes down Mountain Dew ad criticized as racist
    PepsiCo has removed an online ad plugging its Mountain Dew soft drink after viewers complained that the spot –-- featuring a battered and terrified white woman trying to pick a suspect out of a lineup of black men -- was racist and misogynistic....
  • McKayla Maroney retires unimpressed face for 7Up endorsement deal

    McKayla Maroney retires unimpressed face for 7Up endorsement deal
    Olympian McKayla Maroney is about as well known for her endlessly memed unimpressed smirk as she is for her powerhouse performance on the vault. So will she be recognizable wearing a smile in a new advertising campaign this month for Dr Pepper Snapple...
  • Doritos to launch 'Taco Bell' chips inspired by Doritos Locos Tacos

    Doritos to launch 'Taco Bell' chips inspired by Doritos Locos Tacos
    Since launching in March, Taco Bell's Doritos Locos Tacos have become the company’s most successful new product. Now, Doritos will see if the appeal goes both ways by launching chips in a “Taco Bell” flavor. The chips are to be...
  • Coca-Cola takes on obesity issue in prime-time ad campaign

    Coca-Cola, the world’s top beverage company and perennial target for critics of sugary drinks, is taking an unusually public stance on obesity by defending its health initiatives on prime-time television. In a two-minute advertisement set to debut...