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Coke bottler goes flat in wake of Brexit and poor weather Subscription

22 Sep 2016 | By Edward Devlin

A lack of consumer thirst for Coke, poor weather, challenging consumer markets and the slump in sterling after Brexit combined to send sales backwards at Coca-Cola European Partners

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Coca-Cola bottle the UK’s ‘most recognisable’ brand packaging

24 Aug 2016 | By Beth Gault

Toblerone’s triangle and the Marmite jar came second and third

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Strong dollar drags down Coca-Cola’s second quarter sales Subscription

27 Jul 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Coca-Cola’s net sales dropped 5% in the second quarter to 30 June as Coke was hit by negative currency movement and tough global economic conditions.

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Speciality & Fine Food Fair 2016: key trends

08 Sep 2016 | By Beth Gault

Fine food producers experiment with smoking, booze and ethics in our round-up of key trends from the show

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Coke discovered in French Coke factory

08 Sep 2016

There’s always a pub bore to remind you that the original recipe for Coca-Cola contained coca leave…

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Sugar tax sets a dangerous precedent

24 Aug 2016 | By Gavin Partington

Manufacturers and retailers have been taking action for several years to reduce sugar and calorie intake from soft drinks


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Marketers have not been listening to consumers Subscription

20 Jul 2016

Sir; Brexit is a statement from the people who buy our products and our brands that we are not listening to them

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You can’t please everyone

04 Apr 2015

Adopting a market tier definition approach means brands don’t waste resources talking to 100% of the ‘market’ regardless of the business issues

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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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