After months of state governments doing everything they can to keep the alcoholic energy drink Four Loko off the shelves, it looks like the federal government is stepping in. The FDA has given companies that manufacture these drinks and ultimatum: shape up or say goodbye! For more information on this development of Four Loko and the changes we are likely to see, keep on reading after the jump.
It seems like alcohol containing “energy drinks” like Four Loko sprang up out of nowhere, taking over college campuses and the newswires in recent months. Battle after battle to get these products off convenience store shelves have finally led to intervention by the FDA.