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drpep
12-12-2011, 10:12 PM
Glad I made it there this year. Sold to Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. .
RC plant was Bradley Bentley (http://m.themountaineagle.com/news/2011-11-09/News/RC_plant_was_Bradley_Bentleys_since_47.html)

drpep
12-12-2011, 10:20 PM
Some pictures from when I was in Whitesburg.

RC billboard | Flickr - Photo Sharing! (http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5910220587/)

http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5854651025/

Diet rite cola sign side 2 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! (http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5855211260/)

RC and Big Red trucks | Flickr - Photo Sharing! (http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5855208708/)

http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5855213590/

drpep
12-12-2011, 10:23 PM
One from 2010

Royal Crown Cola truck | Flickr - Photo Sharing! (http://www.flickr.com/photos/drpep1024/5080174712/)

CitrusCola
12-13-2011, 06:02 AM
From that article, it sounds like DPSG just bought them to obtain the distribution rights in the area.