Burke is fighting an uphill battle on this one. The American Beverage Association, a powerful industry lobbying group, has joined in to fight the ban. Other aldermen aren't so fond of it either, citing a lack of Chicago-specific data that the drinks pose a threat.
NEVER WILL BE BANNED! MNST is already moving forward to change its labeling...Monster Beverage (NASDAQ: MNST) sees upside. Changing ingredient labeling system on energy drinks to food from supplement, according to Bloomberg