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Forget Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu up in Arms Against Coke, Pepsi Now

Ever since 1991 when globalization was set in, foreign brands entered India like any other Asian country that has opened up to liberalization. But the underbelly of an anti-foreign goods remained strong in certain quarters but hardly did it raise its head until now when Patanjali products under Yoga guru Baba Ramdev began a new Vande Mataram slogan prompting people ...

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Global Diet Getting Sweeter, Impose Sugar Tax, Says Researcher

Researchers of University of North Carolina have sounded alarming bells citing increased sugar consumption all over world, especially in beverages which include aerated and energy drinks and they sought imposition of sugar tax and urgent governmental intervention. They found that currently 68 percent of packaged foods and beverages in the United States contain caloric sweeteners, 74 percent include both caloric ...

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Coca-Cola to lay off 1800 employees to cut costs

Coca-Cola has announced plans to lay off about 1,800 employees globally, in an effort to cut costs by roughly $3 billion. The beverage giant, based in the city of Atlanta in the US, said in a statement Thursday that it has begun notifying the first employees and that the process will be completed in the coming months. “We have committed ...

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Coca Cola Now Sells Milk ‘Fairlife’ as Soda Taxes Mount Pressure on Profit Margins

Coca-Cola, got Coke, Thums Up, but now eyeing milk. To be launched soon as Fairlife, a new, premium milk product priced almost double the Coke’s standard price, will hit freezers in all corner shops. Coca-Cola claims that the drink has been through “a proprietary milk filtering process” with 50% more proteins than Coke and decreased sugar content by 30%, will ...

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