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CStoreCatMan
10-20-2006, 03:36 PM
Now that's a big number! Read the article here:

http://www.beverageworld.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=5999&Itemid=92

popologist
10-20-2006, 06:31 PM
yeah, that came out a couple weeks ago.

their actual sales were up 9.5% (about the same as cokes%).

the profit number is a little misleading because pepsi's profits were unusually low last year (because of a tax charge).

for both, pepsi and coke, north american case volume for sodas was down slightly (pepsi down 2% and coke down 1%).

most of their growth came from overseas and their non-carbonated beverages.

[ 10-20-2006, 06:34 PM: Message edited by: popologist ]