Updated at the bottom with a recent statement from Maker's Mark announcing it's reversing its decision. Originally posted at 9:25 a.m. on 2/11/13.
Making bourbon takes time. Years and years in fact. So when demand rises quickly, bourbon makers can't do much to react to that demand except start the ... More >>
PepsiCo Inc. is trying out new artificial sweeteners that would let its diet soda keep its sweet taste for a longer period of time, The Washington Post reports. The current sweetener used in Diet Pepsi -- aspartame -- loses its potency faster than high fructose corn syrup, the sweetener that's used ... More >>
It's an anniversary of sorts for Coca-Cola. 25 years ago today the soft drink giant launched New Coke, a product that the company hoped would help them win the Cola Wars. It was an unmitigated disaster. People hated it, and quickly began hoarding cases of the original Coke. They staged protests, fil ... More >>