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2005-08-02 12:07:12

By Paul Simao ATLANTA (Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co., the world's largest soft drink maker, said on Tuesday it planned to launch a sugar-free version of its Full Throttle drink in a bid to capture a larger share of the U.S. market for energy drinks. The new drink, which will be called Sugar Free Full Throttle, will be rolled out later this month in convenience stores and other retail locations across the United States, the company said. The planned roll-out comes less than a year after Coke...

2005-07-13 09:18:59

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. consumer group on Wednesday called for cigarette-style warnings on soft drinks to alert consumers that too much of the sugary beverages can make them fat and cause other health problems. People who overindulge in soft drinks are also more likely to develop diabetes and have decaying teeth, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) said in a petition to the Food and Drug Administration. The warnings are especially necessary to help counter the...

2005-07-13 09:15:44

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. consumer group on Wednesday called for cigarette-style warnings on soft drinks to alert consumers that too much of the sugary beverages can make them fat and cause other health problems. People who overindulge in soft drinks are also more likely to develop diabetes and have decaying teeth, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) said in a petition to the Food and Drug Administration. The warnings are especially necessary to help counter the...

2005-07-13 09:15:00

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. consumer group on Wednesday called for cigarette-style warnings on soft drinks to alert consumers that too much of the sugary beverages can make them fat and cause other health problems. People who overindulge in soft drinks are also more likely to develop diabetes and have decaying teeth, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) said in a petition to the Food and Drug Administration. The warnings are especially necessary to help counter the growing number of...