McDonald's is adding McCafe espresso-based drinks to participating New York, New Jersey and Connecticut locations. The offerings include lattes, mochas and cappuccinos served hot or iced in several flavors.
A study of Asian-American women who consumed high amounts of soy during childhood found a reduced incidence of breast cancer. The study indicates changes in diet might explain why breast cancer rates rise over the generations when Asian women migrate to the U.S.
A new half-liter bottle for PepsiCo's Aquafina water is 20% lighter than its predecessor. The company hopes boosting the environmental profile of the brand by using less plastic will counter slowing water sales.
Kara Goldin started Hint Inc. because the flavored waters already on the market had sugar and additives, she said. The small but fast-growing company expects sales of $6 million this year and counts Whole Foods as a customer.