The Coca-Cola Company reported its Q3 results on October 26, and it was another quarter where negative currency translations and structural changes hindered top line growth. Organic revenue rose 3% year-over-year in Q3, but net revenue declined 7% due to a 2 percentage point impact of currency fluctuations and a larger 8% impact of acquisitions, […]
Marcus Strom of the Sydney Morning Herald in Australia did a follow up to my post, “I’ve been WikiLeaked!” Recall that a Coca-Cola representative took notes at a talk I gave in Australia and passed them up the chain of command where they got hacked as collateral damage from the ones obtained from Hillary Clinton’s […]
Coca-Cola is betting on the benefits of cutting sugar. On Wednesday, Coca-Cola reported its third quarter earnings. In a follow-up call with investors, the soda giant's relationship with sugar came up again and again. The need to reduce...Show More Summary
A disappointing quarter from Apple offsets good results from Coca-Cola, Boeing
As consumers seek to rid their diets of sugar, soda giant Coca-Cola has had to make changes to its beverage portfolio so that it doesn't get left in the dust. That's meant an increased focus on water, coffee, and sugar-free drinks.
The Coca-Cola Company is scheduled to report Q3 results on October 26, and as has been the case through the first half of this year, negative currency translations and structural impacts are expected to drag down top line growth. In fact, Coca-Cola is expected to record its sixth consecutive quarterly decline in revenue. The company […]
Unfavorable currency costs and one-time moves dented overall revenue and profit.
Coca- Cola reported a 7 percent drop in quarterly revenue, hurt by high levels of inflation in certain Latin American countries and divestitures of some bottling business. The company said net income attributable to its shareholders fell to $1.05 billion, or 24 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. Show More Summary
Amazon is making it more convenient to replenish household products through its Dash Buttons. On Monday, the retail company announced that it has added 60 new brands to its program, meaning that Prime members can order goods from more than 200 brands. And just how popular are Dash Buttons? Amazon declined to provide specifics but […]
Last week, BAPE announced its second collaborative line with Coca-Cola to a very warranted amount of extreme hype. To commemorate the return, BAPE has opened a Tokyo pop-up shop carrying all the new goods that are open this week only. Suffice to say, the retail space itself is every bit as exciting as the wares within. For […]
After funding pro-soda research, this is a bad look.
The idea of secrecy remains one of the most potent elements in all of commerce. From a music business standpoint, we’ve seen just how powerful and beneficial unexpected albums have been for the likes of Drake, D’Angelo, Beyoncé and others. In the world of tech, there are overarching concepts that bitter rivals are trying to […]
(Reuters Health) - Coca-Cola and PepsiCo made donations to nearly 100 influential U.S. public health organizations from 2011 to 2015 in an effort to silence groups that might otherwise push for laws regulating soda, researchers cont...
Ninjas for Health posts this graphic from someplace in the emails leaked to DCLeaks (it’s good they are going through them so we don’t have to). The Ninjas point out that Coke divides the policies into three categories based on likelihood of happening and impact on sales: Fight back Monitor Prepare The policy with the […]
Summary: Why is one of the world’s biggest advertisers Coca-Cola centralising its social media marketing? It’s less a shift in the traditional agency model and more a course correction to how things should function as brands reach social media maturity. Having multiple agencies run different accounts independent of one another was expensive...
For smaller boutique agencies, it can be difficult to grab the attention of bigger brands and get to work with the likes of Coca-Cola and PepsiCo. Hero Group, a small New York shop, wanted to find a way to help itself and others itsShow More Summary
WASHINGTON ? Hillary Clinton ’s campaign considered the chief executives of Apple, Coca-Cola, General Motors, Starbucks and Xerox as potential running mates, according to an email that the whistleblowing platform Wikileaks released. The...Show More Summary
Publicis' Moxie, Possible and Havas will all work alongside in-house marketers.
There's been a shakeup in the land of Silicon Valley juicers. Doug Evans, the founder and CEO of the $700 juice machine maker is stepping aside. In his place, Jeff Dunn, a former president of Coca-Cola North America is taking over as...Show More Summary
Emails posted recently on DCLeaks reveal that Coca-Cola executives work hard to influence politicians, journalists and bloggers, in order to fight soda taxes and other regulation of sugary beverages.