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Save Mart stores drop “51Fifty” energy drink after mental health community calls it offensive

KERO Bakersfield

The Director of Kern County Department of Mental Health said he was shocked to hear about the drink.

“It just stunned me, because you’re equating one of the worst episodes of many people’s lives, being detained due to a psychiatric condition, and then you’re labeling that on a drink.”

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Save Mart pulls energy drink off shelves

KSEE 24

Grocery store says they will no longer sell 51Fifty due to its name.

VALLEY ENERGY DRINK LOSING BUSINESS BECAUSE OF NAME

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) —

A local energy drink company will no longer be sold at Save Mart locations because of the brand’s name.

 

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