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Groups Ask Mexico to Pull Coca-Cola Ad on Indigenous

CORPORATE | Dec 4
It looks like many Coca-Cola ads with long-haired, do-gooder hipsters teaching the world to sing or sharing a Coke and a smile.

Coke Exec on 'Adversarial' Ties with Critics

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Nov 28
Sandy Douglas, president of Coke North America, said in an interview with The Associated Press that Coke is hoping to change its "adversarial" relationship with public health advocates.

Coca-Cola Suspends Controversial Campaign, Apologizes

CORPORATE | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 28
Officials from Coca-Cola announced Tuesday that they have removed a social media campaign that came under fire this week for allowing users to personalize cans of Coke with text, but banned them from using the word "gay."

Gay Activists Protest Coca-Cola’s Involvement in Sochi Olympics

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 24
LGBT rights activists in London held a protest on Sunday against the Coca-Cola company for its sponsorship of the Sochi Olympics.

Corporate Sponsors Against Sochi Games Boycott

CORPORATE | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 16
In the wake of the controversy surrounding Russia’s "homosexual propaganda" law, Coca-Cola and McDonald’s, two huge sponsors for the 2014 Winter Olympics, released statements condemning the measure but say the Games should still be held in Sochi, Russia.

Coca-Cola and PepsiCo Losing Their Fizz in the Marketplace

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Jul 27
It seems that not even Beyonce or new, lower-calorie options can convince Americans to drink more soda. Coca-Cola Co., PepsiCo Inc. and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. all sold less soda in the second quarter in North America

Coca-Cola Takes on Obesity in New Ad Campaign

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Jan 21
Coca-Cola responds with an ad campaign that addresses the public’s growing concern about high-sugar beverages.

Studies Firmly Tie Sugary Drinks to Obesity

FOOD/DRINK | By MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Oct 13
New research powerfully strengthens the case against soda and other sugary drinks as culprits in the obesity epidemic.

Will.i.am and Coca-Cola Make High-End Home Design

HOME | Aug 11
In hopes of giving products made from recycled materials a little more cachet, musician will.i.am and The Coca-Cola Co. are partnering to make a line of clothing and gear called Ekocycle.

Soda Companies Seek New Sweet Spot

FOOD/DRINK | By CANDICE CHOI | Aug 1
Coke and Pepsi are chasing after the sweet spot: a soda with no calories, no artificial sweeteners and no funny aftertaste.

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