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Prohibition killed brewery

...subsidiary, Dixie Carbonating Co., which became the first Pepsi Cola franchise-holder and bottler in Augusta. Pepsi Cola Co. had been founded in 1902 in New Bern, N.C. Upper Ten and Hires' Root Beer also was bottled by the company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/prohibition-killed-brewery
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Dollar General continues to grow

...think it will be excessive." Perdue took over in April and hired Lawrence V. Jackson, a longtime executive at Pepsi-Cola Co. and more recently at Safeway Inc., to be the company's president. Customers don't seem troubled by accounting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/08/bus_389468.shtml
Business
Factory may see growth

...he told the Journal. A NutraSweet spokesman said Wednesday that aspartame sales have been level in recent years. Pepsi-Cola Co., which uses aspartame and aspartame blends in its diet soft drinks, said it has not yet decided whether it will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/11/bus_347853.shtml
Business
Redrawing the Box

...company Riverwood International, but they would not be able to call it a Fridge Pack, a name trademarked by Coke. Pepsi-Cola Co., the world's No. 2 soft-drink company, apparently has no plans to follow Coke's lead. "There's no evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/24/bus_340242.shtml
Business
Coca-Cola reaches pact with Orangina workers

...employee representatives indicated major reduction in the 650-member work force was likely if the buyout occurred. Pepsi-Cola Co., Coke's biggest competitor, hoped to capitalize on those fears by offering 10 years of job security, but without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/16/bus_239112.shtml
Business
Coke signs on at reduced price for four more years as NFL sponsor

...local level with sponsors means a great deal." Losing Coke would have been a major blow to the NFL. Coke rival Pepsi-Cola Co. reportedly took a pass on a sponsorship deal this year and McDonald's and Cotter's True Value Hardware Stores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/23/bus_229335.shtml
Business
Pepsi's top marketing officer quits

NEW YORK -- Pepsi-Cola Co.'s top marketing executive is quitting even as the nation's second-biggest soft drink company is redoubling efforts to reduce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/01/bus_227131.shtml
Business
Defends Coca-Cola in Lakeside flap

...donated... Look to the ball fields our kids play on, the score boards, the signs (most of which are donated). Pepsi Cola Co. returns nothing it takes out of our community -- except when it can get national attention. I'm amazed Pepsi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/16/op_226197.shtml
Opinion columns
Coca-Cola widens lead over Pepsi-Cola

NEW YORK -- Coca-Cola Co. widened its lead last year in the $54.7 billion U.S. soft drink market, but Pepsi-Cola Co.'s Mountain Dew was the fastest growing major brand. Coca-Cola brands, including Coca-Cola Classic, Diet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/13/bus_222362.shtml
Business
Ad it up: super price for commercials

...become an advertising showcase, and the pressure on admakers to come up with something new and unique is intense. Pepsi-Cola Co. has an ad for its new blue cans of Pepsi. In one commercial, a Generation X couple with nose rings spout Pepsi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/23/bus_221072.shtml
Business