Buffett declines to clarify plan to eventually replace him

...companies, including utility, furniture and jewelry firms. The company also has major investments in such companies as Coca-Cola Co., Wells Fargo and American Express.

Lower gas prices fuel convenience store sales

...three-quarters suggesting foot traffic had improved," the "Beverage Buzz" report stated.Monster Beverage Corp., The Coca-Cola Co., PepsiCo. and Dr Pepper Snapple Group all saw fourth quarter convenience-store retail volumes increase.According...

Coke benefits from higher prices in North America

...Earlier this year, it said it was cutting up to 1,800 jobs as part of the push.For the period ended Dec. 31, Coca-Cola Co. said it earned $770 million, or 17 cents per share. Excluding one-time items such as unfavorable currency exchange...

Coca-Cola cutting up to 1,800 jobs

...will "continuously look for ways to streamline our business," suggesting additional cuts could be announced later.Coca-Cola Co. and rival PepsiCo Inc. have been looking for ways to cut costs as their soda businesses have flagged in North America...

Coke profit, revenue fall on flat soda market

...month, PepsiCo said soda volume fell 1.5 percent for the quarter, while non-carbonated drinks rose slightly.Coca-Cola Co.'s third-quarter net income fell 14 percent to $2.11 billion from $2.45 billion.The company said it had...

Coke's sales miss estimates as Diet Coke lags

ATLANTA - Coca-Cola Co. reported quarterly sales that fell short of Wall Street estimates on Tuesday as demand remained weak for Diet Coke in North America...

Powerade drops controversial ingredient

...York and Washington, D.C. areas no longer list the ingredient. Some bottles still list it, however, suggesting Coca-Cola Co. may have started phasing it out recently.A representative for the Atlanta-based company confirmed Sunday that...

Court rules for Pom Wonderful in dispute with Coke

...Supreme Court on Thursday sided with juice maker Pom Wonderful in its long-running false advertising dispute with the Coca-Cola Co., a decision that could open the door to more litigation against food makers for deceptive labeling.The justices...

Coca-Cola to defend safety of aspartame in new ad

...aspartame, which is more commonly known under the NutraSweet brand name.The ad represents the next phase of a campaign Coca-Cola Co. launched in January to push back at critics who blame its sugary drinks for fueling obesity rates. The first wave...

Bad weather complicates Coca-Cola's soda struggles

...economic conditions and other socioeconomics factors, such as unrest in the Middle East.For the second quarter, Coca-Cola Co. said it earned $2.68 billion, or 59 cents per share. That's down 4 percent from $2.79 billion, or 61 cents...