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  Minute Maid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Minute Maid is a product line of beverages, usually associated with orange juice, but now extends to soft drinks of many kinds, including Hi-C and Fruitopia.
Minute Maid was the first company to market orange juice concentrate, allowing it to be distributed nationwide and served year-round.
The Minute Maid company is now owned by Coca-Cola, and is the world's largest marketer of fruit juices and drinks.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Minute_Maid   (363 words)

  
 Minute Maid Park - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Minute Maid Park is a baseball stadium in Houston, Texas that opened in 2000 to house the Houston Astros.
On June 5, 2002 Houston-based Minute Maid, the fruit-juice subsidiary of Coca-Cola, acquired the naming rights to the stadium.
On October 9, 2005, Minute Maid Park hosted the longest postseason game in Major League Baseball history, both in terms of time and number of innings.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Minute_Maid_Park   (530 words)

  
 NASCAR.com - Minute Maid(R) Premium Light Limbos Its Way to Half the Calories and Sugar of Orange Juice - July 6, 2004
Minute Maid Premium Light orange juice beverage will be available in 64-ounce cartons and six-count 8-fluid-ounce multipacks in chilled sections of grocery stores and mass merchandisers.
Minute Maid has made healthful products for the entire family for decades and is the nutrition innovation leader in the orange juice category.
Minute Maid has the longest history of marketing orange juice with calcium, and was the first to launch nationally orange juice with calcium plus vitamin D, low acid orange juice, orange juice with vitamins C and E plus Zinc, and Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise(TM), the only orange juice proven to help reduce cholesterol*.
www.nascar.com /2004/news/business/press/07/06/2581752   (681 words)

  
 Minute Maid Park - Houston Astros
Minute Maid Park is a bandbox of a ballpark with two distinct personalities depending on whether its retractable roof is open or closed.
With the roof open, Minute Maid Park is one of the premier ballparks in baseball, featuring unobstructed downtown views of the nation’s fourth largest city.
Despite their capital investment, Minute Maid orange juice is not available at the ballpark, although their brand of lemonade is. And since Minute Maid is a subsidiary of Coke, the cola of choice in Houston is obvious.
www.baseballpilgrimages.com /national/houston.html   (1562 words)

  
 Minute Maid Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Minute Maid Park was opened for the 2000 season and hosts the home games of the National League Central’s Houston Astros.
Minute Maid Park can hold almost 41,000 people and only cost the people of Houston $250 million.
Minute Maid Park is also the first field in the Major Leagues to feature a closed-captioning board for the hearing impaired.
www.probaseballvenues.com /minute_maid_park.htm   (221 words)

  
 Minute Maid ready to re-enter S. Africa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Minute Maid -- which is produced by Houston-based Coca- Cola Foods -- is following in the wake of its parent company.
Minute Maid juices will be manufactured on a contract basis by South Africa's Letaba Citrus Processers, the same company that made Minute Maid in South Africa in the 1980s.
Minute Maid juices began appearing in metropolitan areas like Johannesburg and Cape Town in April.
www.chron.com /content/chronicle/business/96/05/11/minutemaid.html   (240 words)

  
 Clem's Baseball ~ Minute Maid Park
It was the cheapest of all the retractable dome stadiums, and the total cost was apparently held down by the relatively small total area of the roof, made possible by the cozy outfield dimensions.
When the roof is open, the small sections slide under the big one, extending well beyond the north side of the structure where the scoreboard is. When the roof is closed, the two small sections flank the large central roof section, and the west wall (beyond left field) is enclosed by huge panes of glass.
From a player's point of view, Minute Maid Park is clearly a slugger's paradise, favoring both left and right-handed pull hitters.
www.andrewclem.com /Baseball/MinuteMaidPark.html   (1041 words)

  
 Minute Maid Park Information from Ticket Solutions
A jewel in the crown of the majestic downtown Houston skyline, Minute Maid Park has become a welcome home for the Houston Astros and has ushered in a new era of Major League sports in the city.
Minute Maid Park is located at 501 Crawford Street on the northeast end of downtown Houston.
Situated near the George R. Brown Convention Center, the ballpark is located one block west of U.S. 59 and is bounded by Congress Avenue on the north, Texas Avenue on the South, Crawford Street on the west and Hamilton Street on the east.
www.tickets4u.com /info-minutemaidpark.asp   (507 words)

  
 Democratic Underground Forums - Enron Field becomes Minute Maid Park
Houston-based Minute Maid Co. agreed Wednesday to pay the Astros an estimated $170 million over 28 years for naming rights to the team's 3-year-old downtown ballpark plus an array of other advertising and marketing opportunities.
The Minute Maid Co., known foremost for orange juice, has been a subsidiary of the Coca-Cola Co., based in Atlanta, since 1960.
Minute Maid moved its headquarters to Houston in 1967.
www.democraticunderground.com /duforum/DCForumID35/23096.html   (168 words)

  
 Minute Maid's ode to Crosley
Minute Maid is good, especially for a moveable-roof stadium.
Minute Maid's is the train on the stretch of track that extends high above the left-field wall.
Minute Maid - The Juice Box rates an 8.0, because of the chili 'n nachos, the build-your-own burrito and the Shiner Bock Beer.
reds.enquirer.com /2002/07/14/red_minute_maids_ode_to.html   (1274 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Business -- Coke phasing out Minute Maid soft drinks
ATLANTA – Coca-Cola Co. Friday said it is phasing out its declining Minute Maid fruit-flavored soft drink line, which has been eclipsed in the United States by the company's Fanta brand.
"Minute Maid soft drinks are still available in a few regions, but clearly our success with Fanta flavored CSDs and the growth they've demonstrated has essentially replaced Minute Maid CSDs in our portfolio," Coke spokesman Scott Williamson said.
Coca-Cola sold 38 million cases of Minute Maid soft drinks in the United States last year, down from 145 million cases in 2000, according to Beverage Digest.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/business/20050513-1029-food-coke.html   (335 words)

  
 Minute Maid(R) Pledges to Support Women's Heart Health
Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise Teams With WomenHeart to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease HOUSTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the number one killer of women.
About Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise In a clinical study conducted at University of California at Davis Medical Center, participants significantly lowered their LDL cholesterol by drinking two 8-fluid-ounce servings of Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise orange juice daily with meals for eight weeks.
Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise, the only orange juice proven to lower your cholesterol, is also an extra bonus for your heart.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/02-01-2005/0002941489&EDATE=   (1077 words)

  
 Coca-Cola - Press Center - Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Minute Maid Premium Light is now shipping to grocery stores and mass merchandisers nationwide.
"Minute Maid Premium Light orange juice beverage is a healthy and nutritious option for people looking to maintain a healthy lifestyle while still enjoying the taste they love in their favorite foods and beverages."
Minute Maid has the longest history of marketing orange juice with calcium, and was the first to launch nationally orange juice with calcium plus vitamin D, low acid orange juice, orange juice with vitamins C and E plus Zinc, and Heart Wise™, the only orange juice proven to help reduce cholesterol*.
www2.coca-cola.com /presscenter/nr_20040513_americas_mm_premium_light.html   (620 words)

  
 Cargill, Coca-Cola to Present Minute Maid(R) Premium Heart Wise(TM) Orange Juice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise orange juice was launched in late 2003 and is the first orange juice clinically proven to help reduce cholesterol.
In a recent clinical study conducted by researchers at University of California, Davis Medical School, participants significantly lowered their LDL cholesterol by drinking one 8-fluid ounce serving of Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise orange juice with CoroWise™ plant sterols twice daily with meals for eight weeks.
Minute Maid Premium Heart Wise is a product of The Coca-Cola Company, the world's largest beverage company.
www.cargill.com /news/news_releases/2004/040922_hft.htm   (545 words)

  
 ESPN.com: Houston Astros Stadium
Minute Maid Park, with its cutting edge technology and classic architecture, has provided "The City of Destiny" a ballpark that will open a new chapter in the history of the city, and the national pastime.
The stadium, which opened in 2000, has a retractable roof and 50,000 square feet of glass in the west wall of the roof that provides the fans a view of the Houston skyline, even when closed.
Minute Maid Park also boasts the first closed-caption board for the hearing impaired.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/teams/stadium?team=hou   (126 words)

  
 Minute Maid All Natural Lemonade | ReallyNatural.com - Really Natural
The first mainstream product purchased was Minute Maid All Natural Lemonade which came in 12 skinny juice boxes from Target.
I maintained the integrity of the image to preserve Minute Maid's marketing influence and because floating lemonade is funny.
Minute Maid, in the 1940's, grew out of the invention of the process for dehydrating orange juice to produce a concentrate powder.
www.reallynatural.com /archives/minute_maid_all_natural_lemona.php   (602 words)

  
 Minute Maid Park Seating Chart, Minute Maid Park Tickets, Minute Maid Park Maps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
State-of-the-art Minute Maid Park replaced the aging Astrodome with a stylish, fan-friendly ballpark that still preserves the best of the retro ballpark craze.
As is usually the case with a newly designed stadium, Minute Maid Park seating is snazzy.
The train pays homage to the fact that the stadium was built on a historically significant Houston site—Union Station, which houses Minute Maid Park’s main entrance.
www.gotickets.com /venues/tx/minute_maid_park.php   (675 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Minute Maid: Popeye not 'gay' in O.J. ad
The makers of Minute Maid orange juice are strongly denying suggestions that its television ad campaign featuring Popeye the sailorman promotes a homosexual agenda.
But Minute Maid, which controls some 20 percent of the $3 billion U.S. orange juice market, rejects the notion the ad has anything to do with homosexuality.
The current ad campaign by Minute Maid began last spring, and its commercials have rotated off the broadcast schedule, though the company doesn't believe the dispute over Popeye will have an impact on further use.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=25980   (753 words)

  
 Houston Astros : Ballpark : Parking and Directions
Minute Maid Park is a short walk from most of Houston's downtown garages and surface parking lots.
Baseball fans arriving for Houston Astros games at Minute Maid Park enjoy more ease of movement around the stadium as the result of street projects completed since the end of the 2003 season.
South of Minute Maid Park, the project to extend Avenida de las Americas two blocks from the George R. Brown Convention Center to the stadium was finished.
houston.astros.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/hou/ballpark/directions.jsp   (1309 words)

  
 ESPN.com: MLB - Astros sign Minute Maid to stadium naming rights deal
The Minute Maid Co. is based in Houston and since 1960 has been a subsidiary of The Coca-Cola Co.
The stadium is built on the site of the old Union Station train depot and the Astros kept that theme in constructing the stadium, including a replica locomotive that tooted out a welcome to the new name with a Minute Maid emblem on its side.
The contract includes naming rights for the stadium, continued rights to sell Minute Maid juices at the ballpark and the Minute Maid Squeeze Play, a play area for children, that already was in place.
espn.go.com /mlb/news/2002/0605/1391013.html   (486 words)

  
 Ballparks of Baseball-Minute Maid Park-Houston Astros
Houston, TX Since its opening, Minute Maid Park, has become one of baseballs "crown jewels." In 1995, with the threat of the Astros moving to northern Virginia, a new ballpark had to be built in order to keep the team in Houston.
Tal's Hill, a 20 degree angled hill is located in dead centerfield, measuring 90 feet at its widest point, and curving around 100 feet of outfield fence.
In June 2002, a deal with The Minute Maid Company was reached.
www.ballparksofbaseball.com /nl/MinuteMaidPark.htm   (574 words)

  
 Business Wire: The Minute Maid Company to Introduce First National Brand of Vitamin D-Fortified Juice; Continues ...
The Minute Maid Company announced today that it has introduced the first national brand of Vitamin D-fortified juice.
Minute Maid(R) Vitamin D and calcium-fortified juices will set a new nutritional standard in the $3.1 billion chilled orange juice category, and will play a strong role in continuing the growth momentum for Minute Maid branded products during the coming year.
The taste and appearance of the juices remain the same, with an 8-ounce serving providing 25 percent of the recommended daily amount of Vitamin D and 35 percent of the recommended daily amount of calcium, the same amount of both nutrients as in a serving of Vitamin D-fortified milk.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2002_March_14/ai_83758395   (404 words)

  
 Publicis Gains Minute Maid Overseas
Independent Doner in Southfield, Mich., has handled Minute Maid in the U.S. on a project basis and will continue to do so, the representative for Atlanta-based Coke said.
Minute Maid products are sold in 109 countries.
Minute Maid is based in Houston and spent about $35 million in 2002 on advertising in the U.S., according to TNS Media Intelligence/CMR.
www.adweek.com /aw/icopyright_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1950278   (130 words)

  
 Click2Houston.com - Sports - Minute Maid Park Ready As World Series Venue
One groundskeeper has manicured the home field at Minute Maid and the Astrodome for 34 years and said he has waited a long time for a World Series game on his turf.
Before the team returned home to Minute Maid Park early Monday, they vowed to bounce back in Game 3, when they'll have the home-team advantage.
The first pitch was delayed 7 minutes -- the first rain delay at the beginning of a Series game since 1993 -- and Pettitte repeatedly kicked the pitching rubber to knock mud out of his spikes.
www.click2houston.com /sports/5162895/detail.html   (1515 words)

  
 Engineering a half-century with Minute Maid: Don Kimball enjoys the fruits of his labor. | Business
After celebrating his 50th anniversary with Minute Maid, Don Kimball, manager of special projects at the Coca-Cola Foods Auburndale, Fla., plant, retired on the eve of the Minute Maid brand's 50th anniversary.
Eventually renamed the Minute Maid Co., it was purchased by The Coca-Cola Co. in 1960.
FOOD PROCESSING enjoyed a fascinating conversation with the youthful and animated Kimball over a few glasses of Minute Maid OJ, and we're happy to report that he is enjoying every minute of his retirement.
www.allbusiness.com /periodicals/article/589032-1.html   (535 words)

  
 Nutritional Recipes with Minute Maid Orange Juice
Place soda in a saucepan over medium-high heat and reduce to a little more than 1/2 cup, about 25-30 minutes.
Simmer for 2-3 additional minutes, whisking occasionally until syrup is reduced to 1/2 cup.
Return pan to heat and sprinkle pecans with sugar and 1 pinch of salt.
www.secretingredientrecipes.com /breakfast.shtml   (230 words)

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