Orange Crush soda is a brand that is owned by the Dr Pepper Snapple Group of Plano, Texas. The soft drink was created in 1911 by Clayton J. Howell, the founder of the Orange Crush Company, and his partner Neil C. Ward.
Orange is just one flavor offered under the Crush brand name, and flavor availability varies around the world. Other flavors include grape, pomegranate, birch beer, cherry, tropical punch, grapefruit, lemon and lemon lime, to name a few. The packaging and distribution of the soda is handled by the Pepsi Bottling Group in North America and throughout the world.