Heineken Pulls 'Lighter Is Better' Ads After Racism ComplaintsHeineken has removed a commercial for its light beer after some complaints that it was racist, including a tweet from hip-hop star Chance the Rapper.
Coca-Cola May Get Boozy With Bubbly Alcoholic Drink In JapanCoca-Cola said that it is experimenting with a canned beverage in Japan that would be a mix of sparkling water and an alcoholic drink. The company declined to say when the drink may launch.
News Now: Ugly Weather & National Margarita DayIt's another morning of ice, rain and treacherous roads across North Texas. But if you need to cheer up, it's also National Margarita Day!
News Now: Beverage Company Merger & Feral Cat ControversyWe're taking a look at the merger of Dr Pepper Snapple and Keurig Green Mountain. Also, some residents in North Richland Hills have been overrun with feral cats. See how it's dividing neighbors.
Dr Pepper Snapple & Keurig Green Mountain Announce Plan To MergeDr Pepper Snapple Group and Keurig Green Mountain announced Monday morning that they will become a single company with annual sales of about $11 billion.
Cindy Crawford Recreates Iconic Super Bowl Commercial, 26 Years LaterCindy Crawford is heading back to the Super Bowl. The model has recreated her iconic 1992 Super Bowl ad for Pepsi, now featuring her 18-year-old son as well.
Dunkin' Donuts Scaling Back 10 Percent Of Food & Drink MenuSo long, strawberry banana smoothie. Goodbye, steak and egg breakfast sandwich. Dunkin' Donuts is cutting back on its less popular food and drink offerings.
Beer Named After One Of The Last Surviving Tuskegee AirmenIt has been more than 70 years since Jack Lyle flew into combat during World War II. Now, one of the last living Tuskegee Airmen has been celebrated with a beer named in his honor.
Unique Orange Wine Creating Buzz In Trendy, Sophisticated CirclesLighter than red wines and earthier than white wines, orange wines have created a buzz. And winemakers like how the skin-fermented wines introduce more complex flavors to the bottle.
Anheuser-Busch Hears Feedback, But Stands By NFL DealAnheuser-Busch, one of the NFL's largest advertisers, is taking feedback from consumers about recent national anthem protests. However, the company stands by its sponsorship of the league.
Pennsylvania Brewery Names Newest Beer 'Dallas Sucks'A brewery filled with Eagles fans in Pennsylvania has a clear message for Cowboys supporters, and they put it right on the beer can. The newest creation from the Weyerbacher Brewing Company has been named 'Dallas Sucks.'
Death Wish Coffee Recalled Amid Botulism ConcernDeath Wish cold brew coffee is being recalled because it could contain a deadly toxin that causes botulism, a rare illness that attacks the nervous system. The company said that no illnesses have been reported.
Starbucks To Shutter All Teavana StoresStarbucks is shutting down its struggling Teavana chain. "We felt it was an appropriate time to take the decision and begin shutting down those stores," said CEO Kevin Johnson, noting declining foot traffic at shopping malls.
Coke Zero Getting Makeover In AugustCoke Zero is getting revamped as Coke Zero Sugar. The new name is intended to make clearer that the drink has no calories, and a new recipe is intended to make the drink taste more like regular Coke.
Lady Gaga & Starbucks Team Up For 'Cups Of Kindness'Starbucks has teamed up with music superstar Lady Gaga for a set of brightly colored summer drinks that will raise money for the singer's foundation. The 'Cups of Kindness' campaign begins Tuesday.