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2014-09-23 20:22:22

Congratulates The Alliance For A Healthier Generation And The American Beverage Association On Their Commitment To The Clinton Global Initiative WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Today the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and the American Beverage Association announced that they have made a commitment to the Clinton Global Initiative to reduce beverage calories consumed in the United States by 20% by 2025. "This announcement is another significant step forward and comes...

soda ban gets nixed
2014-06-27 07:01:35

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you thought ex-Mayor Michael Bloomberg's audacious reach to limit the size of soda one could purchase died its very public death in March of 2012 with a ruling by the New York State Supreme Court you could be forgiven for your mistake. As redOrbit's Lawrence LeBlond reported last year, that ruling was really only regarded as a major setback for the law, described at the time as arbitrary and improperly enacted. In that ruling,...

2014-04-22 08:27:07

WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's non-alcoholic beverage industry celebrates Earth Day - today and every day - through its cutting-edge sustainability practices and ongoing efforts to reduce their environmental impact. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140207/MM61579LOGO "Our industry cares deeply about its impact on the environment, and the collective efforts of our member companies reflect the priority and longstanding commitment it has to protecting and...

2014-03-31 12:25:18

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to "Diet Drink Consumption and the Risk of Cardiovascular Events: A Report from the Women's Health Initiative," an abstract presented yesterday at the American College of Cardiology's 63(rd) Annual Scientific Session & Expo, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140207/MM61579LOGO "This study's actual results do not show that drinking diet beverages causes...

2014-03-13 12:29:10

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the American Beverage Association: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140207/MM61579LOGO When it comes to calories, America's beverage industry has a longstanding commitment to arming consumers with the information they need to help them find balance. For more information on this and other issues related to the non-alcoholic beverage industry, follow ABA on Twitter @AmeriBev and Facebook....

2014-02-24 20:23:36

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's non-alcoholic beverage industry applauds First Lady Michelle Obama's common-sense efforts to strengthen school wellness policies, including support for aligning food and beverage signage in schools to reflect what is allowed under U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140207/MM61579LOGO) "Mrs. Obama's efforts to continue to strengthen school wellness make sense for the...

2014-02-06 12:27:56

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the American Beverage Association: Does drinking diet soda cause weight gain? No. In fact, diet sodas have been proven to be an effective tool for weight loss and weight maintenance. It is important to remember that when it comes to obesity, all calories count, regardless of their source. In fact, science has shown that the key to maintaining a healthy weight is energy balance: balancing...

2014-02-03 20:22:42

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to "Added Sugar Intake and Cardiovascular Diseases Mortality Among US Adults," a paper published today in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: Statement: "This study shows that adult consumption of added sugars has actually declined, as recently reported by the CDC. A significant part of that reduction is from decreased added sugars from beverages due, in part, to...

2014-02-03 16:25:07

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the American Beverage Association: According to decades of scientific research, low-calorie sweeteners can be an effective tool in both weight loss and weight management. They are also recommended as a sugar substitute by the American Diabetes Association. Aspartame is a commonly used low-calorie sweetener that has been extensively tested and declared safe by governmental and independent...

2014-01-16 12:31:55

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4:00 P.M. ET JANUARY 16, 2014 WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to "Diet-Beverage Consumption and Caloric Intake Among US Adults, Overall and by Body Weight," a study published online today ahead of print in the American Journal of Public Health, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: Statement: "Diet beverages have been shown to be an effective tool as part of an overall weight management plan. Numerous...


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