GO
Loading...

Soft Drinks

More

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 23- A measure to require sugary soft drinks to carry labels warning of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay advanced in the California state legislature on Friday, the latest move by lawmakers nationwide aimed at persuading people to drink less soda.

  • SodaStream shares spike on report of Starbucks talks Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    April 23- Shares in SodaStream International Ltd rose as much as 17 percent on Wednesday after the Israeli business newspaper Globes said Starbucks Corp was in advanced talks to buy 10 percent of the home soft drink maker, citing sources. Representatives for both SodaStream and Starbucks declined to comment.

  • Sodastream surges amid talks it may sell 16% stake Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Scarlett Johansson stars in a SodaStream Super Bowl ad.

    Shares of Sodastream rose as much as 12 percent after Calcalist identified PepsiCo, Dr Pepper or Starbucks as the potential investors in the firm.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 9- A California bill to require sugary soft drinks to carry labels warning of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay passed its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, the latest move by lawmakers nationwide aimed at persuading people to drink less soda pop.

  • NEW YORK, March 31- Americans cut back on drinking carbonated soft drinks again last year with soda sales reaching their lowest levels in nearly two decades, according to a leading beverage industry newsletter. Soda sales in the United States grew throughout most of the 1990 s, before beginning to slow in 1999. Sales have been in decline since 2005..

  • UPDATE 1-Coca-Cola CFO Fayard to retire Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 5:23 PM ET

    The announcement from the world's biggest soda company came hours after rival PepsiCo was hit with a renewed push from billionaire activist investor Nelson Peltz to split its challenged North American beverage business from its more robust snacks operation.

  • *Sales fall 4 pct to $11.04 bln vs est $11.31 bln. Feb 18- Coca-Cola Co's quarterly global sales volumes rose less than the company estimated and fell in North America, but the company said it expects to restore sales momentum in 2014..

  • The Fed writes the script for Wall Street. Wall Street will resume trading on Tuesday. "We want to see any discussion on the language moving away from the thresholds," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial in Newark, New Jersey.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 14- With economic data being shoveled aside like snow and earnings season winding down, U.S. stock investors could zero in next week on the Fed's view of the economy and technical analysis charts as the S&P 500 nears its record high.

  • *SodaStream shares up on takeover speculation. Feb 6- Coca-Cola Co's $1.3 billion investment in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc puts pressure on at-home soda leader SodaStream International Ltd to bolster its position through a partnership or merger with the likes of a PepsiCo Inc or Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc..

  • *SodaStream shares up on takeover speculation. Feb 6- Coca-Cola Co's $1.3 billion investment in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc puts pressure on at-home soda leader SodaStream International Ltd to bolster its position through a partnership or merger with the likes of a PepsiCo Inc or Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc..

  • Exported 'Mexican Coke' will keep its sugar Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 3:49 PM ET
    A Coca-Cola employee distributes Coca-Cola soda bottles in Mexico City.

    Fans of "Mexican Coke" in the US need not worry about losing the cane sugar that sweetens their favorite drink.

  • Alan Clarke, CEO of SABMiller, comments on full-year earnings and says that most markets are growing except the U.S. core market which remains under pressure.

  • F&N Takeover: What Lies in Store     Monday, 21 Jan 2013 | 10:13 PM ET

    Alan Lok, Director at Sabio Global says TCC will do a good job if they succeed in taking over F&N.

  • NFL Game Day Expenses Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 4:23 PM ET
    Average cost: $4.84Many stadiums offer unique foods, including fish tacos, crab cakes and smoked short ribs.Still, there’s no substitute for a good old fashioned hot dog. According to Team Marketing Report, that’s $4.84, or $19.36 for four.

    So what are the average costs for a family of four to see an NFL game up close and in person? Click to find out.

  • New Yorkers to Get Their Say on Sugary Drink Ban Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 8:43 AM ET
    Soda

    Whether they think the mayor is combating obesity or infringing on their rights, New Yorkers are scheduled to have their say on a proposed ban on large sugary drinks served at restaurants, movie theaters and other eateries.

  • Startup Customers Design Own Soft Drinks for Profit Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 2:28 PM ET
    UFlavor

    uFlavor, which sells beverages in unique flavor combinations, is perfecting a web platform that allows users to customize drinks and sell them for a profit. What's your flavor?

  • Is Coconut Water Headed for a Boom or Bust? Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 8:49 AM ET
    Zico Coconut Water

    While some have called Coke's further investment in Zico the next step to making it the next great beverage, others say coconut water, which has been heavily marketed as nature's sports drink, might be at its peak today.

  • Cheers to Boston Beer!     Monday, 5 Dec 2011 | 1:45 PM ET

    Boston Beer (the Sam Adams brand) is up over 270% over the past three months, with Caroline Levy, CLSA U.S. Beverage & Household Products analyst.

  • What's Going on Behind the Averages? Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:49 PM ET

    Cramer explains how stocks were able to close higher Wednesday.