n Coco-Cola has been accused of using “bully boy” tactics after banning independent retailers from stocking rival brands of bottled H2O in its chillers.
n The drinks giant has launched its first assault on Britain’s bottled water market with Dasani, a filtered water fortified with minerals.
n Coke was responsible for the distribution of Nestlé water brands until recently but is now telling retailers it will reclaim the chillers if they are used to stock rival brands.