Soda’s Last Straw? Corn Syrup May Fuel the Growth of Cancerous Tumors, Research Finds

Drinking an excessive amount of soda that contains the sweetener high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is associated with colorectal (or bowel) cancer and obesity. And according to a study published in the journal Science on Friday, corn syrup may make bowel cancer tumors grow more rapidly. The study authors found that mice genetically engineered to develop […]

Keurig and Anheuser-Busch Are Preparing K-Cups for Cocktails

You may have heard of the new Drinkworks “drinkmaker,” an automated home bar system that makes cocktails, which will roll out in Missouri, Florida, and California this year, according to the Wall Street Journal. Keurig Dr Pepper partnered with Anheuser-Busch InBev to develop the drinks machine and expand into more markets. Sales of the coffee […]

LaCroix Maker Says Profits Hit by ‘Injustice’—Not Management Mistakes

When National Beverage, the maker of popular sparkling water brand LaCroix, on Thursday released its results for the quarter ending Jan. 26, 2019, investors were not happy. Net sales were down year-over-year, and net income plummeted by 39.6%, although the nine-month figures showed some improvement. But that didn’t satisfy the markets. National Beverage shares were […]