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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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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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Simon Gray's Boost is an fmcg hit without mult listings Subscription

10 Sep 2014 | By Steve Parfett

Can you build a successful fmcg brand without doing business with the mults?…

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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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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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