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Battle Against Big Soda Ban Prompted Unlikely Alliances

The New York Times | NICHOLAS CONFESSORE | Posted 06.03.2013 | New York

The decision by a New York State judge striking down the Bloomberg administration’s ban on large, sugary drinks this week was not just a high-profil...

Evolution Time for the Creation Museum

Lester & Charlie | Posted 05.07.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Sounds to us like the Creation Museum is the perfect mecca for both Bible thumpers and potheads! That's why we were shocked to learn that this major, multimillion-dollar facility has suddenly found itself taking a crash course in survival of the fittest.

Sprite Gets New Ingredient

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- It's about to get difficult finding a can of regular Sprite in the United Kingdom. Coca-Cola says it's replacing Sprite in the country wi...

Why Is the CEO of the Global Anti-Poverty Group CARE Joining the Board of Coca-Cola?

Nancy Huehnergarth | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Nancy Huehnergarth

Dr. Gayle, the last thing the impoverished people you work with need, is a Coke. By accepting Coca-Cola's funding and serving on their Board of Directors, you are helping to healthwash Coke's brands and expand sales of sugary, non-nutritious drinks to the very people you want to help.

Behind the Brands

Raymond C. Offenheiser | Posted 04.29.2013 | Impact
Raymond C. Offenheiser

The system is poised for change. Now is the time for all of us to show companies that it is in their interests to lead. No brand is too big not to listen to its customers, and if enough of us urge the "Big 10" to do what is right, they will have no choice but to listen.

This Is Why Coca-Cola Is So Addictive

Michael Moss | Posted 04.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Moss

In creating products that will sell consistently, food manufacturers learned to walk a line between the extremes of an exciting first bite or sip and the utterly familiar. More than any other product, Coke had mastered this balancing act.

Mighty Movie's Temple of Bad: Mac and Me

Dan Persons | Posted 04.26.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Sit back, unwrap your Big Mac, pour a nice, hearty bowl of Skittles, open up a can of Coca-Cola, keep a roll of Brawny paper towels handy, shut off your Sears power tools, and join Andrea Lipinski, Kevin Lauderdale, and I as we tackle one of cinema's true monuments of awfulness.

Andres Jauregui

Should There Be Warning Labels On Coke? | Andres Jauregui | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living

Last week, a New Zealand coroner linked the 2010 death of Natasha Harris, a 31-year-old mother of eight, to health complications brought on by her exc...

Coke Says: Content Is it

Michael Rovner | Posted 04.21.2013 | Business
Michael Rovner

A.J. Brustein, The Coca-Cola Company's newly-named Innovation Accelerator Director talks about how content sits at the core of everything they do.

You and Your Terrifying Orange Juice

Mark Morford | Posted 04.17.2013 | Green
Mark Morford

Few humans on earth fully grasp the scale and scope of America's dystopian industrial food production systems anymore, much less how those mega-systems are bleeding over to the rest of the world and changing not only what and how we eat, but how we think about food.

Teen Petitions Coca-Cola To Remove Questionable Ingredient

Posted 02.14.2013 | Healthy Living

Last month, after a flurry of consumer complaints, PepsiCo Inc. removed brominated vegetable oil (BVO) from its Gatorade drinks. BVO, which is patente...

The Other Olympics Success Story

Max Wind-Cowie | Posted 04.14.2013 | Business
Max Wind-Cowie

The Olympics and Paralympics are now (almost) universally viewed as having been an unqualified success.

McDonald's Patron Drinks Detergent From Coca-Cola Cup

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 02.11.2013 | Home

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgusting...

Taylor Swift: You Are Sweet Enough

Laurie David | Posted 05.24.2013 | Taste
Laurie David

Just two weeks ago, Coca-Cola made a big show of "caring" about our country's obesity epidemic, releasing an ad that declared, "We are concerned, we care and we are all in this together." The next week, they announce their successful seduction of Taylor Swift, signing her up to promote Diet Coke.

WATCH: Did Coke Ad Nix Drag Queens In Favor Of Showgirls For Super Bowl?

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Did Coca-Cola take creative license to nix drag queens in favor of showgirls for its 2013 Super Bowl advertisement? Coke debuted its "Coke Chase" ...

Huge Brand's Super Bowl Commercial Whiff

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.06.2013 | Technology

Coke tried to make its mark on this year's Super Bowl with an interactive commercial, but things did not go as planned. The commercial showed three...

What Marketers Can Learn From Lance Armstrong

Jack R. Miles | Posted 04.03.2013 | Business
Jack R. Miles

Just because your brand has equity which has been built up over a long period of time, this does not mean its reputation is safe. Reputation can be tarnished in the blink of an eye, often to the point of no return.

The Best 2013 Super Bowl Ads Compilation (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Sports
Shira Lazar

More and more brands are putting their biggest Super Bowl ads up on YouTube before the big game is even played. What's Trending has gone around and found all the hottest, must-see Super Bowl 47 commercials and put them all together in one massive compilation.

Are These the Top 3 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time?

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Sports
Shira Lazar

We put a selection of the biggest Super Bowl ads from the game's broadcast history on our Facebook page and asked YOU to vote on your favorites. And now we have them -- the All Time Top 3 Super Bowl Ads.

The Best Underwear Super Bowl Commercials

Michael Kleinmann | Posted 04.01.2013 | Sports
Michael Kleinmann

These ads are for some of our favorite things: beer, cars and.. career search sites? We had only one rule in picking out our favorites, and that was the commercial could not be an underwear advertisement (eyes on you, Beckham).

WATCH: New Coke Ad Shows Man Giving $1,000 To Strangers, Other Kind Acts

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.29.2013 | Impact

Giving out $1,000 to strangers is a bit bananas. But that’s the exact level of crazy Coke sought out to feature in its campaign promoting random act...

Wine Is Healthier Than Coke

Stanton Peele | Posted 03.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

We confront an era when we have to eliminate the ubiquity of sugary drinks -- including even fruit juice. And, then, what will we drink? Bittman makes clear that it should be water. That's one possibility.

New Report: Big Food Co-Opts Nutrition Group's Message

Kristin Wartman | Posted 03.30.2013 | Home
Kristin Wartman

It's no surprise that Americans are confused about nutrition. Various industries co-opt the word "nutrition" and change its meaning, and Big Food companies also recruit America's nutrition professionals to spread their gospel

Taylor Swift To Work For Coke

Posted 02.27.2013 | Taste

AdAge reports that Taylor Swift has inked an endorsement deal with her favorite soda, Diet Coke, making her a brand ambassador for the calorie-free so...

The Coca-Cola Company and Resilience

Muhtar Kent | Posted 03.29.2013 | Business
Muhtar Kent

History has shown us, time and again, that the world's most resilient organizations are those that do more than just prepare for change and turbulence. Instead, they see -- and seize -- opportunity in the eye of the storm.