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Byline: Susan Salisbury
Apr. 20--Seattle-based Jones Soda Co. has a reputation for edgy flavors such as turkey-and-gravy and blue bubblegum.
Now it's taking the lead again with the launch of the only nationally branded 12-ounce canned soda sweetened with pure cane sugar -- and that makes Florida farmers happy.
The Jones slogan? "Corn is for cars. Sugar is for soda." Previously, the company's beverages were sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup, which is used by most soft-drink makers including the two giants, PepsiCo Inc. of Purchase, N.Y., and Atlanta-based Coca-Cola Co.
Domino Foods Inc., owned by Florida Crystals Corp. of West Palm Beach and the Sugar Cane Growers …