EDE Statement: United Kingdom Select Committee Inquiry

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Andreas Kadi, Secretary General of Energy Drinks Europe commented on today’s findings: “EDE welcomes the UK Science and Technology Committee’s firm conclusion that there is not enough evidence to support an age ban on energy drinks. EDE also welcomes the Committee’s recommendation to reform caffeine labelling for all food and beverage products.  EDE again reiterates… Read more »

EDE Position: Safety of Energy Drinks in combination with alcohol

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There is no indication that energy drinks have any specific effect (negative or positive) on adults or teenagers related to alcohol consumption. Last year the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) concluded that it is unlikely that caffeine interacts adversely with other typical constituents of energy drinks or with alcohol. However, anybody drinking alcohol should do… Read more »