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Coca-Cola hopes to breathe Life into weak summer sales Subscription

15 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Coca-Cola Life slipped into the trade this week – giving Coca-Cola a chance to take the fight back to Pepsi…

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CCE to keep stevia in UK Vitaminwater despite US U-turn Subscription

06 Aug 2014 | By Vince Bamford, Daniel Woolfson

Glacéau Vitaminwater is to remain sweetened with stevia in the UK – despite Coca-Cola abandoning the use of the herbal sweetener in the US version of the brand.

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Coca-Cola revenues slide despite World Cup boost

23 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Coca-Cola reported a fall in second quarter revenues and profits despite a huge marketing effort around the FIFA World Cup.

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SACN and the war to crush sugar: 10 things you need to know Subscription

04 Jul 2014 | By Ian Quinn

It’s not just fizzy drinks under fire. SACN and PHE are driving radical demands for slashing sugar across the board…

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Sugar tax supporters must heed Europe’s lessons Subscription

04 Aug 2014 | Updated: 05 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Doubtless calls for a sugar tax will soon be back. But there are clear signs that they are a political minefield for any government foolish enough to bring them in.

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Energy drinks' success shows way forward for health messages Subscription

28 Jun 2014 | By Claire Nuttall

The issue of unhealthy drinks remains high on the news agenda, with sugar in particular proving a major hot potato…


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Soft drinks adventure...

03 May 2014

Sir: I was disappointed to see that your Focus on Soft Drinks highlighting the trend for innovative flavours failed to mention our brand Laimon Fresh (‘Giant Leaps,’ 26 April, p69).

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There's too much alarm over sugar and sweeteners

13 Apr 2014

The launch of health campaign group Action on Sugar in January sparked a debate around sugars in the diet…

Flexibility and the ASA

03 Feb 2014

Less attention has been given to one aspect of the ASA’s ruling on Lucozade that permits some welcome flexibility…

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