Coca-Cola

Flight Attendants Can't Stand It When You Order Diet Coke While Flying

Working as a flight attendant can be rough, and demanding customers are only part of an extensive spectrum of issues that cabin crews have to deal …

Lifestyle

Not having a social scientist on your team is asking for disaster

A quick glance through #tonedeaf on Twitter reveals example after example of celebrities, politicians and brands getting slammed for tasteless …

Sociology

Coke Zero Is Gone Because We Live in a Grim Dystopia in Which Nothing Good Can Exist

Farewell, old friend.<p>Today, citing flagging sales, exciting new product developments, and an apparent desire to be complicit in the ongoing collapse of Western civilization, Coca-Cola announced that it will cease distribution of Coke Zero in the United States beginning in August—dear God, that's in</i> …

Fortune 500

In Photos: The Coolest Offices In London

Forget drab cubicles and strip lighting — these offices are the stuff dreams are made of. While we're sat here gawking at them, some Londoners …

London

LinkedIn Adds New Tool to Provide Insights on Who's Visiting Your Website

Continuing to expand on the use cases for their unique professional data set, LinkedIn’s releasing a new tool called ‘Website Demograhics’, which …

Analytics

Coca-Cola Zero Sugar sparks analyst optimism, but other factors could stifle growth

While analysts are optimistic about Coca-Cola Zero Sugar’s prospects when it rolls out in the U.S., there are other pieces of Coca-Cola Co.’s broader transformation that could stifle earnings growth.<p>Along with its second-quarter results, Coca-Cola KO, +0.87% announced Wednesday that it will roll …

Stocks

Daily Poll: Does B.C.’s Coke strike mean a switch to Pepsi?

Prepare yourselves for the Coke vs. Pepsi challenge.<p>Beginning on Monday, 370 members of Teamsters Local 213 working at Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada …

Canadian News

Five Things to Know: Central Park murder a random act, Coke drought

<i>Police say Marrisa Shen’s murder was a random act, a young boy disappeared near the Seawall and was found in New Westminster, and there may be a</i> …

Canadian News

Girl Scouts Add New Badges for STEM and Outdoor Activities

<i>Welcome to This Week in Wellness! Once a week, we'll bring you the latest news from the wellness world that has SELF editors talking while trying out</i> …

Lifestyle

Fanta Brings Back the 'The Fantanas,' Now with 25% More Dude

Coca-Cola's Fanta has been quietly growing in an otherwise depressed soda market. Now the brand's marketing is about to get a lot louder with the …

Advertising Industry

Coca-Cola is killing Coke Zero and replacing it with a new drink

If you like your Coke Zero exactly the way it is now, it might be time to start stockpiling it.<p>On Wednesday, Coca-Cola announced plans to stop selling Coke Zero in the US in August, replacing it with a beverage with a different recipe, design, and name: Coke Zero Sugar.<p>"It is a reinvention of Coke …

Advertising

Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, Coke’s hot new soda, isn’t actually that new at all

Its ingredient list, down to the aspartame, is identical to that of the old Coke Zero.<p>But Zero Sugar has something that neither Coke Zero nor Diet Coke have had before: the advantage of being a low-calorie drink — without the stigma of the “diet” label.<p>That label has been on the outs for years, …

Business

Coca-Cola profit drops 60 percent, still beats expectations

Coca-Cola reported a 60.2 percent drop in quarterly profit, as the beverage maker incurred a charge of $653 million related to refranchising its North America bottling operations.<p>Net income attributable to Coca-Cola's shareholders fell to $1.37 billion, or 32 cents per share, in the second quarter …

Business

Coca-Cola: It Could Happen Again

Q2 earnings are out and we discuss the key metrics.<p>Organic growth versus currency woes continue to be the story.<p>A company transforming.<p><b>Coca-Cola</b> …

Stocks

Coca-Cola Reports Better Than Expected Earnings

Coca-Cola Co. reported better than expected earnings in Chief Executive James Quincey's first period at the helm as the company continued working to cut costs and raise prices.<p>The beverage giant on Wednesday also lifted its full-year earnings outlook, forecasting adjusted earnings per share to be …

Markets

Coca-Cola's revenues fall 16 percent as it continues its reinvention - Atlanta Business Chronicle

"Our second quarter results demonstrate continued progress against the strategic… more<p>The Coca-Cola Co.<p>The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reported …

Markets

Coca-Cola's New CEO Gets Earnings Lift From Cost-Cutting Bid - Bloomberg

Coca-Cola Co.’s bid to slim down operations is showing signs of paying off.<p>The soda giant posted second-quarter profit on Wednesday that beat …

Advertising

Rep. Debbie Dingell

Nothing revs Rep. Debbie Dingell’s engine like an automobile: “I’m a car girl. Born, bred and proud of it.”<p>The Michigan Democrat was one of the first …

Politics

Coca-Cola posts 3% gain in organic revenue

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) reports organic revenue increased 3% in Q2. Net revenue was down 16% Y/Y due to bottling divestitures and the negative impact of …

Fortune 500

PepsiCo Replaces Coca-Cola With Redskins

PepsiCo has prevailed in the latest sports sponsorship face-off with archrival Coca-Cola.<p>PepsiCo signed a long-term deal with The Washington Redskins …

Advertising

When Fast Food Delivery Goes Horribly Wrong

Swingers, stoners, and so much nudity.<p><b>This article originally appeared on MUNCHIES Denmark.</b><p>The people who make their living by delivering food to their hangover-stricken and lazy fellow beings are the true heroes of everyday life.<p>In Copenhagen alone, some 150 to 200 drivers deliver food for the …

Food

Coca-Cola: Too Optimistic?

<b>Coca-Cola</b> (KO) has gained 8.4% this year, not quite up to the S&P 500's 10.4% rise, but with the beverage giant set to report earnings on Wednesday, …

Markets

Five Summer Rehydration Tips from a Chief Nutritionist

Raise a glass of electrolytes and toast to checking your pee color.<p>Sports hydration company Nuun (pronounced noon), has managed to compete and even …

Nutrition

Earnings Preview: What Might Be Expected From McDonald's, Chipotle And Coca-Cola?

McDonald’s is expected to report earnings of $1.62 per share, up from $1.45 in the same period a year ago, on revenue of $6 billion according to …

Business

Why these 4 ASX shares have tumbled lower today

The<b> S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has bounced back strongly from yesterday’s decline and is up 0.8% to 5,733 points in early afternoon …

Markets

How marketers can survive — and thrive — in the age of the chief growth officer

<i>By Kathy Menis, SVP of marketing</i><p>Coca-Cola has done it. So has a big-name advertising agency. Hershey’s, too.<p>All introduced a role that should put every CMO on notice: chief growth officer. In Coca-Cola’s case, the company even scrapped its original CMO role after a key executive’s …

Customer Experience

These are the cheapest family holiday destinations in Europe this summer

Here's where to head for the best value for money...<p>The school summer holidays are officially here, and if you've yet to book a break away in the sun …

Europe

Controversial new CDC director may reconsider Big Soda’s health funding | Ars Technica

As Georgia’s health commissioner, she took $1M from Coca-Cola for exercise campaign.<p>Brenda Fitzgerald, the newly appointed director of the Centers …

Obesity

Coca-Cola Bottling declares $0.25 dividend

Coca-Cola Bottling (NASDAQ:COKE) declares $0.25/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 0.42%<p>Payable Aug. 11; for shareholders …

Fortune 500

Why No Brand is Too Big for SEO

If you’ve ever helped lift a new brand off the ground and generate a large amount of organic visibility, you know that doing so is no easy feat.<p>All …

SEO