Posts Tagged ‘snapple’

Cherry 7 Up is now “Cherry 7 Up Antioxidant.” Really?

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

Well, it’s finally here in San Francisco: Cherry 7 Up Antioxidant. Apparently, the Dr Pepper Snapple Group threw some yummy Vitamin E into their regular Cherry 7 Up to create Ch7UpA. Seriously.

Who knows – maybe you’ll like this shockingly pink drink, ’cause, you know, you’ll buy anything.

Look, Canada Dry is getting into the act as well. As seen at the Lucky:

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But let’s hear from a “brand manager”:

Ian Norton, brand manager of marketing for 7UP, said: “Cherry 7UP Antioxidant gives consumers a refreshing way to enjoy more of the antioxidants they are looking for. People want to fall in love with beverages that taste great and provide a fun way to get benefits. And that’s exactly what Cherry 7UP Antioxidant delivers.”

O.K fine, hop aboard the bandwagon today!

A Seagull Tries to Eat a Snapple Bottle on San Francisco Bay

Friday, December 12th, 2008

[UPDATE: In other news, a Great Blue Heron in Golden Gate Park thinks a beer can is a fish...]

This hungry gull on San Francisco Bay made quite an effort to take a chunk out of an empty floating Snapple bottle. (Birds get confused when things show up in their environment that their ancestors didn’t evolve with, of course)

The problem with recapping your empty glass bottle and tossing it into the Pacific is that the thing is going to float forever and end up in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch or someplace like that.

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