Thousands turn out for Rock Fore! Dough concert

...ditched Pulliam's parents by the stage and wandered around the show grounds, picking up Chick-fil-A sandwiches and Coca Colas. They waded through the crowd of spectators lounging in folding chairs, others walking elbows out with a beer in each...

Georgia House Speaker says no vote for 'religious freedom' bill that became flashpoint

...focusing on a $900 million infrastructure package that earned final passage this week.Early Thursday, Atlanta-based Coca-Cola issued a statement against "any legislation that discriminates, in our home state of Georgia or anywhere else."McKoon...

Augusta to host first 'Easter Egg Drop' Friday at common

...Chris James will drop the eggs from atop a bucket truck for children to retrieve.The egg drop, sponsored by EZ-GO, Coca-Cola, Fifth Third Bank, iHeartRadio, SRP Federal Credit Union and the city will feature "thousands of eggs," inflatables...

From new logos to New Coke: when corporations make mistakes

...in 1985. After mounds of focus groups and testing, Coca-Cola thought the world was ready for an update on the taste...both versions for awhile, but eventually reverted to "Coca-Cola Classic."But Argenti says the misstep actually led...

Food industry battling over proposal on added-sugar labels

...whole-grain breads. The American Nutrition Society also joined the fight. Its sustaining partner donors include Kellog Co., Coca-Cola and Dannon.Nutrition advocates say the uproar only bolsters their argument that unhealthy amounts of sweeteners are...

Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in landmark deal

...Panasonic and Bridgestone. Toyota also becomes the third committed TOP sponsor through 2024. Other TOP sponsors include Coca-Cola and McDonald's.The Toyota deal covers the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...

Former UGA coach Vince Dooley to speak in Augusta

...722-8326. The deadline for nominations is April 10.The banquet, presented by the Augusta Sports Council, Augusta Coca-Cola and The Augusta Chronicle, will be held at the Legends Club.

Buffett declines to clarify plan to eventually replace him

...should buy an index fund," Buffett said.Berkshire owns a variety of 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.

Dollar Drag: surging buck hits US corporate earnings

NEW YORK - The biggest obstacle for Coca-Cola and Pepsi these days isn't tied to taste tests, the declining popularity of sugary drinks or even their century-long rivalry...

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...