Fizzy Lizzy, which makes eight flavors of sparkling juice, will sell three of its flavors at Kaldi Coffee Farm locations in Japan. The company, which won Fancy Food awards and has been lauded by the media, is selling its Gulf Coast Tangerine, Red Hill Pomegranate and Lone Star Grapefruit flavors in Japan.
The recipe for Coca-Cola, developed by Dr. John Pemberton in 1886, remains a closely guarded secret, but the company reveals that the secret recipe does not contain "added preservatives or artificial [flavors]," in a new spot from Argentinian shop Santos.
The energy-drink market still is posting growing sales, but the numbers are not as high as last year. Demand for the drinks rose 15% to 18% for convenience-store retailers and gas stations in June, compared with gains of 25% or higher in 2007.
Arkansas' Healthy Schools Initiative seeks to remove unhealthy snacks and beverages from schools. But some worry that it will remove something else -- funding that soda companies provide for athletic and other programs.
Women with poor fertility may decrease their chances of getting pregnant by 26% if they drink more than four cups of coffee a day. Researchers found that drinking alcohol, smoking or being overweight also reduced the chances of pregnancy.