Latest Carbonated drinks Stories

2011-03-08 07:30:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel and CHICAGO, Ill., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SODA) today unveiled the new and innovative Bio Bottle(TM), a breakthrough in food storage containers. The Bio Bottle is a technology being applied to the packaging of SodaStream flavors, enabling the packaging to decompose much faster than conventional plastic. SodaStream has partnered with Bio-Tec Environmental, LLC to use its EcoPure biodegradable technology for the Bio Bottle....

2011-03-07 07:31:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel and CHICAGO, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SODA) today announced a new partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the global leader of the breast cancer movement. SodaStream is introducing a Limited Edition Pink Fizz soda maker and will donate 5% of the retail sales price for each Limited Edition Pink Fizz sold from October 1, 2011 through December 31, 2012, in support of Komen for the Cure and its promise...

2011-03-07 08:00:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel and CHICAGO, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream (Nasdaq: SODA) has unveiled a provocative, startling and enlightening eco-exhibit at the International Housewares Show. Representing the number of containers an average Chicago family would consume and discard over a five year period, "The Cage" contains over 10,000 empty bottles and cans in a 6x6x12-foot cage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100903/NY58941LOGO-b ) Academy Award-winning actress and...

2010-12-22 07:54:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SODA), a leading manufacturer and distributor of home soda makers, today announced that its products are now sold in more than 40,000 locations worldwide, up from 35,000 earlier this year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100903/NY58941LOGO-b ) "We continue to expand our distribution to more stores as our products attract new retailers as well as consumers, in the US and around the...

2010-09-29 09:25:00

Fizzy beverages light up same pain sensors as mustard and horseradish, a new study shows -- so why do we drink them? You may not think of the fizz in soda as spicy, but your body does. The carbon dioxide in fizzy drinks sets off the same pain sensors in the nasal cavity as mustard and horseradish, though at a lower intensity, according to new research from the University of Southern California. "Carbonation evokes two distinct sensations. It makes things sour and it also makes them burn. We...

2010-09-02 23:01:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the IFA exhibition in Berlin, SodaStream has unveiled the Fizz, the latest in its portfolio of home soda makers. The new model features the interactive Fizz Chip(TM) digital screen, a high-tech indicator designed to aid consumer understanding of their individual carbonation technique and usage. The patented Fizz Chip displays the amount of CO2 remaining in the carbonator (which powers the home soda maker) and also shows the strength...

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