March 12, 1986
Roel Construction Co., Inc. appointed Lynne Manner as marketing assistant.
January 25, 2013 |
Brominated vegetable oil, a synthetic chemical that has been patented in Europe as a flame retardant, will no longer double as an ingredient in Gatorade sports drinks. Molly Carter, a spokeswoman for Gatorade owner PepsiCo Inc., said the company has been considering the move for more than a year, working on a way to take out the ingredient without affecting the flavor of the drink. A recent petition on Change.org to drop the chemical - which has more than 200,000 supporters - did not inspire the decision, Carter said, though she acknowledged that consumer feedback was the main impetus.
May 8, 1988
Scher-Voit Commercial Brokerage Co. Inc. has moved to Koll Center,18500 Von Karman Ave., Irvine.