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November 21, 2014

In this issue:

  • Top Coke, Dr Pepper Snapple, PepsiCo Executives and Other Leading Executives and Experts On BD's December NYC?Conference Program.
  • Analysis: Potential CSD Volume From Keurig Green Mountain's Upcoming 'Cold' Machine. Goldman Sachs Says It Could Be 'Disruptive Technology.' (Very) Informal BD Survey Shows Interest.
  • Twitter 'Sentiment' Scores Are Low for 'Diet Soda' and 'Aspartame.' Very High for 'Natural.' Relatively High for 'Soda.' 'Tea' Higher Than 'Soda.'
  • Canadean Predicts Growth in Diet Sweeteners and 'Rising Demand for Natural Sweeteners.'
  • Revenue Report Card for the U.S. Beverage Business. Other Than CSDs, Mostly Up.
  • Coke Life Now Rolling Out Aggressively. Douglas Says Company Plans Changes in Product.
  • Nielsen Predicts Most Consumers This Holiday Season Will Spend the Same or Less Than Last Year. Online Retailers Will Benefit Most From Any Increases.
  • Plus, As In Every Issue: Territory Changes and Deals, People and Briefs.

Green Sheet supplement:

  • Dr Pepper Bottler Territory Map.  Shows Dr Pepper U.S. bottler territories with state lines in color. Back lists multi- and single-franchise bottlers and their headquarters locations as well as locations of all U.S. Dr Pepper bottling plants and their owners.

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