Sonic will roll out a new line of premium coffee drinks to coincide with daylight-saving time. The company's locations will offer iced and hot lattes, premium roast coffee and a drink dubbed the Java Chiller.
Ethos Water and H20 Africa have come together to help drive global clean water initiatives. Matt Damon, H20 Africa's co-founder, will appear in a national print campaign to help raise consumer awareness.
Lawmakers in Hawaii have set aside a bill to ban the cultivation of biotech coffee. Instead, they plan to commission a study into biotech crops. Some coffee growers believe this development may affect Kona coffee blends, which are only grown on the state's Big Island. Others, however, say that biotech coffee would not affect Kona since they would be cultivated on another island and may even boost the economy.