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SF Supes Drum Up Support For Soda Tax Measure

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – It was a long afternoon in the San Francisco supervisors chambers Wednesday, as supporters of a proposed ballot measure to tax sugary drinks as a way to combat childhood obesity tried to drown out the opposition from the beverage industry. 233 more words

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The whole world is drinking less Cola-Cola now

Lagging soda sales in the US are a given nowadays. But it’s another thing entirely for soda sales to drop worldwide.

Coca-Cola sold less soda globally through the first three months of 2014 than it did a year earlier. 448 more words

California bill requiring warning labels on sugary drinks advances

By Sharon Bernstein

SACRAMENTO, California Wed Apr 9, 2014

(Reuters) – A California bill to require sugary soft drinks to carry labels warning of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay passed its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, the latest move by lawmakers nationwide aimed at persuading people to drink less soda pop. 321 more words

Capitalizing Coca-cola

“IN AN IDLE MOMENT.

     There was a discussion among the printers and editors the other night as to whether or not “Coca-cola” should be capitalized. … 405 more words

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Coca-Cola Sells More Drinks But Soda Dips

NEW YORK — Coca-Cola, the world’s biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday that the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years. 539 more words

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37/Passion Projects/Say No To Soda

1) When I got my acceptance letter in the mail from VCU I was thrilled. It was a school close to where I live but not too close as to where I’d be seeing my parents all the time like the good ole high school days. 585 more words