Americans are cutting back on both regular soda and diet soda. So, Dr Pepper is testing something in between — a 60-calorie version made with natural sweeteners.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported a decline in fourth-quarter sales volume on Wednesday, as the company struggles to get Americans to drink more of its soda products.
Second quarter net income for Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has declined 13 percent amid higher commodity costs, bad weather and cautious consumer spending.
Destroying a perfectly good bottle of Dr. Pepper is not cool. But doing so with a crossbow and filming it at 2500 frames per second — awesome.
Apparently Dr Pepper thinks 10 is the new zero. Next month, the country’s No. 3 soft drink company plans to roll out 10-calorie versions of its five big biggest soda brands: 7-Up, Sunkist, Canada Dry, RC Cola and A&W Root Beer.
An advocacy group wants to take the fizz out of 7-Up’s antioxidant claims.
As criticism over sugary sodas intensifies, Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that display just how many calories are in their drinks.
In this last remnant of untouched coastal prairie near Houston, the Dr Pepper Snapple Group has partnered with The Nature Conservancy to ensure water quality and quantity for its nearby bottling plant.
The Dr Pepper Snapple Group said that higher prices for its portfolio of sodas, teas and juice beverages helped raise its second-quarter net income by 3 percent.
There’s new evidence that the nation may be souring on sweets—especially sugary drinks. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban on sugary drinks larger than 16 oz. The first-of-its-kind ban in the US would include drinks served at restaurants, movie theaters and sports venues. But, convenience and grocery stores would be exempted. The goal is to combat soaring obesity rates.
The Dr Pepper Snapple Group said that its profit fell 11 percent in the first quarter, blaming higher costs for packaging and ingredients.
Frisco police had more questions Monday for a teenager who claims she was abducted by a stranger and driven to Oklahoma.