The coffee company's plan to make K-Cups exclusive to its new Keurig machine sounds awfully familiar to iTunes' failed plan for music files a decade ago.
While the stunt felt spontaneous, it wasn't entirely unplanned. The company spent $20 million on ads during the broadcast.
This is a blue-chip giant, yes . . . but it's also a company that has very little growth potential.
Every time a foreign crisis occurs, the same 5-day pattern plays out. Look for the same with the Ukraine situation.
The cost of this year's Oscars ads rose to an all-time high, and companies have no problem paying up.
Coca-Cola didn't meet annual goals for growth. It should be more like Pepsi and get some snacks in the mix.
Coca-Cola has introduced a cherry-flavored version of the beverage in hopes of reversing a slide in volume.
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