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NewsBytes Tech Briefing: TikTok considering HQ relocation; UAE's Mars mission

20 Jul 2020

NewsBytes Tech Briefing: TikTok considering HQ relocation; UAE's Mars mission

A lot has happened over the weekend!

Microsoft suspends all advertising on Facebook, Instagram

30 Jun 2020

Microsoft suspends all advertising on Facebook, Instagram

Microsoft has suspended all advertising on Facebook and Instagram at least until August.

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

29 Jun 2020

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

Facebook is heavily reliant on a revenue model where it shows personalized ads from brands and generates money from the businesses for providing ad space and the resulting traction.

#WeeklyRecap: Apple Silicon, iOS 14, fancy new phones, and more

28 Jun 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Apple Silicon, iOS 14, fancy new phones, and more

This week has been all about consumer technology, thanks to Apple.

Coca-Cola says customers want plastic bottles; wouldn't ban them

22 Jan 2020

Coca-Cola says customers want plastic bottles; wouldn't ban them

Despite being one of the largest producers of plastic waste, the leading beverage brand Coca-Cola has indicated that it has no plans to ditch plastic.

Kolkata: Fizz to stay in carbonated drinks, feels Greenfizz Beverages

07 Oct 2018

Kolkata: Fizz to stay in carbonated drinks, feels Greenfizz Beverages

Despite an estimated Rs. 70,000cr carbonated soft drinks (CSD) under pressure in the beverages market, a Kolkata-based company remains optimistic about its future in the country.

After seven years, PepsiCo India is profitable again

02 Oct 2018

After seven years, PepsiCo India is profitable again

PepsiCo India, one of the biggest snacks and beverage makers in the country, has reported profits after seven years.

Are pot start-ups rolling joints for big companies to smoke?

26 Sep 2018

Are pot start-ups rolling joints for big companies to smoke?

With marijuana becoming legal in more and more countries, investors have been pouring money into pot start-ups.

#HealthBytes: 5 reasons to quit soft drinks now

07 Sep 2018

#HealthBytes: 5 reasons to quit soft drinks now

You might be in love with your sodas and may consider them the best accompaniment to your burgers and fries (we'll get to that later), but they perhaps don't go as well with your health.

Coca-Cola announces acquisition of Costa coffee for $5.1bn

01 Sep 2018

Coca-Cola announces acquisition of Costa coffee for $5.1bn

No more caffeine cravings for Coca-Cola.

Coca-Cola launches its first alcoholic drink, but will it succeed?

28 May 2018

Coca-Cola launches its first alcoholic drink, but will it succeed?

After announcing its entry into the alcoholic beverage industry, Coca-Cola finally launched its first alcoholic drink in Japan, on Monday.

Coca-Cola to soon roll-out its first alcoholic drink in Japan

08 Mar 2018

Coca-Cola to soon roll-out its first alcoholic drink in Japan

In a major breakaway from over 130 years of tradition, Coca-Cola will soon launch its first alcoholic drink, but exclusively for Japan.

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo to change recipes of best-selling drinks

14 Oct 2017

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo to change recipes of best-selling drinks

Food and beverage behemoths Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are playing a big gamble in India by "changing" the recipes of their top-selling drinks.

Dual-MRP banned: Coca-Cola, bottled-water to cost same at airports, malls

07 Jul 2017

Dual-MRP banned: Coca-Cola, bottled-water to cost same at airports, malls

Starting January'18, retailers at airports, malls and more won't be allowed to sell products at higher MRPs.

Coca-Cola India shuffles leadership team, more exits expected soon

19 Jun 2017

Coca-Cola India shuffles leadership team, more exits expected soon

It started with rejigging their focus from sugary drinks to healthy options, then introducing new categories in the Indian market and now it is making changes in the higher echelons of management to drive growth.

Coca-Cola enters India's frozen desserts segment, launch in 3 months

08 Jun 2017

Coca-Cola enters India's frozen desserts segment, launch in 3 months

Summer and aerated drinks used to go almost hand in hand a few years ago but as more people are getting health conscious, companies like Coca-Cola are changing their tone to make things healthier than the calorie packing beverages they are predominantly associated with.

South Dakota man finds mouse in Coca-Cola can, sues company

28 Apr 2017

South Dakota man finds mouse in Coca-Cola can, sues company

A South Dakota man has sued Coca Cola after he allegedly found a dead mouse in a can of the soft drink.

Coca-Cola to sack 1,200 employees as sales fizzle out

26 Apr 2017

Coca-Cola to sack 1,200 employees as sales fizzle out

Warren Buffett, who has professed his love for Coke and is the largest shareholder of the company may need to rethink his drinking choices as well as investment acumen as the firm is now sacking people to remain profitable.

HUL vs Amul, new wine in old bottle

26 Apr 2017

HUL vs Amul, new wine in old bottle

Amul and Hindustan Unilever Ltd are currently embroiled in a legal battle over the charges of 'disparaging others' products in an ad, initiated by HUL.

Massive cocaine haul on Australian yacht

07 Feb 2017

Massive cocaine haul on Australian yacht

In a covert operation, Australian enforcement agencies swooped in on a yacht headed to Australia last week and seized a whooping 1.4 tonnes of cocaine.

Coca-Cola losing the fizzy drinks race?

28 Oct 2016

Coca-Cola losing the fizzy drinks race?

Beverage maker Coca-Cola saw its sales in India drop by 4% during their third quarter.

370 kgs of Cocaine found in Coca Cola's factory

01 Sep 2016

370 kgs of Cocaine found in Coca Cola's factory

On opening a delivery of fruit juice concentrate from Costa Rica, the workers of a Coca Cola factory in southern France found a huge stash of cocaine.