The UK brewer and the U.S. drinks giant are merging assets in southern and eastern Africa to create a soft-drinks bottler with $3 bln of sales. SAB gets control and gains market access. The move points to the continent’s strategic potential, and similar consolidation could follow.
SABMiller, Coca-Cola and Gutsche Family Investments (GFI) are combining their soft drinks bottling operations. ||| London/Johannesburg - SABMiller, The Coca-Cola Company and Gutsche Family Investments (GFI) are combining their soft drinks...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - SABMiller Plc, The Coca-Cola Company and Gutsche Family Investments (GFI) are combining their soft drinks bottling operations in South and East Africa to create a group with $2.9 billion in revenue across 12 fast-growing markets. Show More Summary
Coca-Cola is dealing with lagging soda sales by investing in moo juice: With soda sales sagging, Coca-Cola is moving into the dairy business. It plans to offer milk with some big differences to the stuff now on supermarket shelves: For starters, it will cost twice as much. A Coke exec told a conference last week […]
Are you ready to try some Milka-Cola? Coca-Cola will soon start selling milk. According to the Guardian, Coca-Cola will start selling Fairlife, which wil have 30% less sugar and 50% more protein than regular milk, in the United States next month. Milka-Cola will cost about twice as much as a regular gallon of milk but […]
With soda sales sagging, Coca-Cola is moving into the dairy business and plans to offer milk with some big differences to the stuff now on supermarket shelves: For starters, it will cost twice as much. A Coke exec told a conference last week that the company's Fairlife will be "a...
According to Google and the New York Times, the most “distinct” Thanksgiving recipe in Georgia, my home state, a place known for fine delicacies like peanuts, peaches, pecans, Vidalia onions, Moon Pies, Coca-Cola, and RC Cola, is key lime cake, which the Times cheerfully describes as taking key lime pie “to the next level.” Leaving […]
Milk. It’s what you put in cereal and eat with cookies. But would you pay twice the price you shell out now for a regular pint of milk for a so-called “premium” dairy beverage? Coca-Cola is willing to bet shoppers will be wooed by its new Fairlife milk, saying its new product tastes better and is more nutritious than regular … [More]
It will have 50 percent more protein and calcium than regular milk. Coca-Cola is attempting to make up for years of loading bodies with sugary soda by launching a milk line. According to the Independent, the line will be called Fairlife and will go on sale in the US next month. Show More Summary
Ogilvy teamed up with Coca-Cola Germany for “Make Someone Happy,” the brand’s holiday ad which notably replaces the polar bears of recent years with Santa, also a longtime holiday standby for the brand. According to AdAge, this “marks...Show More Summary
Despite numerous questions surrounding FIFA’s handling of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding processes, FIFA President Sepp Blatter’s place atop world soccer’s governing body was deemed to be safe, so long as the money keeps rolling in. But on Tuesday came word that Sony, one of six “official partners” of FIFA, will not renew […]
It's positioning the brand, called Fairlife, as a premium beverage that packs more protein and calcium than regular milk
Coca-Cola has become the first tier-one sponsor of the World Cup to publicly criticize FIFA for its handling of the investigation into corruption over the bidding process for the 2018 tournament in Russia and 2022 competition in Qatar, according to a report in The Sunday Times. Show More Summary
Nick Jonas shows off his dapper style as he arrives at the 2014 American Music Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday (November 23) in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old musician stopped to chat with the Coca-Cola pre-show hosts about winning at the show with the Jonas Brothers a few years ago. Memories! [...]
I like recycling. I like innovative solutions to California’s drought. And I like ice cold Coca-Cola. So I figured I’d love Mayor Eric Garcetti’s announcement last week that the city will provide 1,000 free rain collection barrels -- and workshops on how to use...
Bartow J. Elmore. Citizen Coke: The Making of Coca-Cola Capitalism. Norton, 2015. Elmore is an historian at the University of Alabama, whose book takes a fresh look at how soda companies managed to make fortunes selling cheap sugar water. Advertising, he says, is only a minor factor in generating soda profits. The real profits […]
A new study shows that major beverage companies like Coca-Cola and Pepsi are aiming their advertising campaigns largely toward black and Latino youth.
Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, Urbanspoon CEO Keela Robison, and Coca-Cola’s David Butler top the list of serial entrepreneurs and business innovators set to take the stage during Real Estate Connect New York City 2015 Jan. 27-30 at the Marriott Marquis....