Stories tagged: Coca-Cola
Thu., April 27, 2017, 1:13 p.m.
South Dakota man claims he found mouse in Coca-Cola can
A South Dakota man who claims to have found a mouse in a can of soda is suing Coca-Cola Co., saying he missed 60 hours of work and accumulated $1,000 …
Wed., April 26, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Coke offers its namesake drink with fiber in Japan
Coke’s flagship cola is being sold as a health drink of sorts in Japan, with a version that promises to deliver fiber.
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
Traders in south India state pull US drinks in anger at PETA
Traders have pulled Coke and Pepsi off their store shelves in south India in anger at PETA’s opposition to a local bull-taming sport.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
Coca-Cola buys AB InBev Africa unit for $3.2 billion
Coca-Cola Co. will pay $3.15 billion to buy Anheuser-Busch InBev out of an African bottling joint venture after the Budweiser brewer’s takeover of the U.S. beverage company’s partner in the …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 8:03 a.m.
Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to step down next year
Coca-Cola said Friday that CEO Muhtar Kent will step down as CEO next year and be replaced by Chief Operating Officer James Quincey.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 9:44 a.m.
Coca-Cola, PepsiCo hit with wave of taxes as cities punish soda
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo face a wave of new soda taxes after four U.S. cities voted to pass the measures, part of an escalating war on sugary drinks.
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 7:53 p.m.
Coca-Cola working to turn war on sugar into a profitable venture
The push to reduce the amount of sugar in soft drinks – long seen as a threat to the beverage industry – has been more profitable for Coca-Cola Co. than …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 11:07 a.m.
Wal-Mart: Coke display stacked like twin towers removed
Wal-Mart says a display of Coke cans stacked to look like the World Trade Center has been removed from a Florida store, and was not meant to be disrespectful near …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 6:56 a.m.
French Coca-Cola workers find smuggled cocaine in shipment
Workers at a Coca-Cola factory in southern France opened a shipment of orange juice but found a huge shipment of cocaine instead.
Wed., July 27, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
Coca-Cola cuts sales outlook amid weak international demand
ATLANTA – Coca-Cola trimmed its sales outlook for the year Wednesday, citing weakening demand in major international markets including China and part of South America. The world’s biggest soda maker …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
Andra Day to appear on 40 million Coke cups at McDonald’s
Andra Day wants to inspire people to rise up while drinking a Coke. The Grammy-nominated singer’s image and lyrics from her standout single “Rise Up” will appear exclusively on 40 …
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
The new look for Coke … more of the same
Coca-Cola wants Diet Coke fans to feel more like they’re drinking “the real thing.”
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013, midnight
Pepsi among major brands opposing food labeling initiative
SEATTLE – Pepsi, Coca-Cola and Nestle are among the major brands that have contributed to an effort to oppose a food labeling initiative in Washington, according to documents made public …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013, midnight
Food labeling initiative ad claims merit warnings
SEATTLE – With weeks until the November election, the claims and counterclaims have been flying in the fight over whether genetically engineered foods should be labeled. The campaigns on both …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2013, 8:03 a.m.
Coca-Cola to address obesity for first time in ads
NEW YORK — Coca-Cola became one of the world’s most powerful brands by equating its soft drinks with happiness. Now it’s taking to the airwaves for the first time to …
Tue., Feb. 9, 2010, 1:10 p.m.
Coca-Cola back on Alaska Air beverage carts
SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air will resume serving Coca-Cola beverages on flights starting March 1.
Sun., Feb. 1, 2009, midnight
Coke removes ‘Classic’ from logo
NEW YORK – Neither “New” nor “Classic,” Coke is simply itself again. Two decades after adding the designation, the Coca-Cola Co. is removing the word “Classic” from its prominent location …