Coke, Pepsi, others launch assault against NYC beverage ban

Jul 18, 2012 Full story: KSDK NewsChannel 5

A public hearing on New York City's proposed ban on big sugary drinks is a week away, and soft-drink makers and sellers have deployed a PR and advertising assault to rally opposition.

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“Headbanger”

Since: May 12

London, England

#1 Jul 18, 2012
group of individuals trying to take away another group of individuals freedom of choice yet again.
if we want to drink a supersize sugary drink why shouldn't we, right. reduce the size and peeps are just going to buy two drinks. artificial sweeteners being increased is not the answer - they taste yuk and the jury's still out on their health implications - some reckon they mess up the body's sugar metabolism. might be true when you see so many overweight peeps drinking the diet drinks and slimmer peeps on the regular - in the uk that is.

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