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Antioxidant Claims Get Soda Manufacturer In Hot Water
2012-11-09 14:07:03

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s no secret that many companies are attempting to take advantage of the natural food market, labeling things as organic or adding nutrients and vitamins to foods otherwise devoid of such elements. One such product, 7-Up with antioxidants, was recently the subject of a lawsuit and will no longer be available as of early 2013. A California man brought the class-action status lawsuit against the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group,...

2012-07-07 23:01:47

Although major soft drink brands like Coke and Pepsi will continue to draw sales from loyal customers, beverage drinkers will increasingly move away from soft drinks and toward healthier options that are not typically included in this industry. This competition will cause revenue and the number of industry players to fall. As a result, players will continue to consolidate and vertically integrate, as well as innovate their products to remain competitive. Over the next five years, the industry...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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