Starbucks to Defy Bloomberg’s Big Drink Ban

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Monday is the last day New Yorkers will be able to buyicon1 Starbucks to Defy Bloombergs Big Drink Bansuper-sized sugary drinks in New York City.

The cola crackdown goes into effect on Tuesday. The new regulation puts a 16-ounce limit on sugary drinks sold at city restaurants, movie theaters, sports venues and street carts and applies to both bottled and fountain drinks.

The ban but does not include grocery or convenience stores that don’t serve prepared food. It also does not apply to diet soda, other calorie-free drinks or anything that has at least 50 percent milk or milk substitute.

CONTINUED at CBS New York.

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