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Coca-Cola and SABMiller combine African soft drinks bottling operations

28 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Coca-Cola, UK-listed brewer SABMiller and Gutsche Family Investments, the majority owners of in Coca-Cola Sabco, will form a new joint soft drinks bottling venture across 12 African countries.

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Are soft drinks the next battle ground for the global brewers? Subscription

25 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

SABMiller cause a stir in September when news broke in was exploring a bid for Heineken amid suggestions it was seeking to defend itself from the advances of AB InBev.

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Coke and Unilever adopt new Dunnhumby research tool

18 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Coca-Cola and Unilever are among the first companies to use a new research tool from tech specialist Dunnhumby…

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Healthier is cheaper as low-sugar juices offer savings Subscription

05 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Consumers choosing low-sugar drinks in the juice aisles could be cutting spending as well as sugar consumption…

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Does Coke Life make Coca-Cola big, bad and stupid?

01 Oct 2014 | By Karen Connell

Has the obesity and sugar debate turned Coca-Cola into the company we all love to hate? asks Karen Connell.

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Coke Life and the new 'third way' for sweetness

26 Sep 2014 | By Charles Rolls

So finally they get it. Coca-Cola, Lucozade and a host of others are launching half-sugar versions of their classic drinks…

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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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