#cocacola

  • Coca-Cola profit jumps as costs fall, new drinks arrive

    NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola’s first-quarter profit jumped as the company introduced new flavors and continues to discard its bottling operations. Coca-Cola’s began selling Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, a reformulated replacement for Coca-Cola Zero, in 20 markets last year. It reported a “double-digit” growth during the quarter Tuesday. The company...
  • World of Coca-Cola reopens after bomb threat

    ATLANTA – The World of Coca-Cola has reopened hours after a bomb threat forced evacuations.  The Atlanta attraction said it was “notified of a potential threat to the safety of our guests” Tuesday morning. Police dogs were used to search the building on Baker Street, Atlanta police officer Lisa Bender said. The...
  • Coca Cola will start creating alcoholic beverages.

    Check it out, beverage hegemony Coca-Cola is stepping into the arena of alcoholic beverages. I am surprised that it took them this long to Segway into this market. I mean we are talking about one of the most trusted names in beverages. For me it was only a matter...
  • Lawmaker wants to ban soft drink purchases with food stamps! See Video!

    A Florida lawmaker wants to take a look at what is allowed to be purchased when it comes to using government assistance. Rep. Ralph Massullo, (R-34th District), proposed HB47, which will allow the state’s Department of Children and Families to ask the federal government for a waiver. The waiver would...
  • Pastors file lawsuit against Coca-Cola due to health risks!

    WASHINGTON — Two prominent African-American pastors have filed suit against Coca-Cola and the American Beverage Association, claiming soda manufacturers knowingly deceived customers about the health risks of sugar-sweetened beverages. They say soda marketing has made it more difficult to protect the health of their largely black, D.C.-based parishioners. The...
  • Coca-Cola Cuts 1200 jobs!

    CNN Money reports, Coca-Cola’s sales continue to fizzle — and the company is planning to cut 1,200 jobs to try and get back on track. Coke(KO) said in its earnings report Tuesday that the layoffs, which will begin in the second half of this year, are part of a...