Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Fact of the Day: Brad Soda

In 1893, a pharmacist named Caleb Bradham invented a soda which he called Brad's Drink. He later changed the name to Pepsi-Cola in 1898. 

19 comments:

  1. Well he certainly made something.

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  2. its crazy what pepsi has become

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  3. They could have called it Caleb's soda too. Hmmmm... Maybe not.

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  4. So, he is the one to blame!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  5. Wow, I didn't know that! Lucy www.tpinkcarpet.com

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  6. A better name but the stuff is still horrible

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  7. Interesting!! I didn't know the name of Pepsi's inventor. So...Pepsi was invented before Coca- Cola ?Kisses:)

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  8. So this is the dude that my boss can thank for Mountain Dew since it's a Pepsi product. LOL she's addicted to the stuff.

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  9. I did prefer Pepsi to Coca Cola back in the years when I drunk soda drinks...

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  10. I wonder where the word "Pepsi" came from? Maybe because the carbonation and caffeine gave you "pep"?

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  11. Pepsi is a good drink....but Coke is my choice...and NEVER a diet one. :)

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  13. What would he thing about the product he created now sold around the world?

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  14. So he was the one:) Nice good looking man:)

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  15. Interesting trivia! And Pepsi is still going strong.

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  16. My father in law worked for Pepsi for 40 years. A great company that afforded them many opportunities.

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