Coca Cola Israel gave more than $10,000 to Im Tirtzu, an Israeli group that targets human rights organizations.
Coke and Pepsi are feeling the Bern this week, after Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders demanded in a cease and desist letter they stop using him in their ads against soda taxes in San Francisco and Oakland.
Coca-Cola’s new ad campaign asks fans for hateful Tweets, so the company can turn them into ‘something happy.’ What happens when the Tweets are from ‘Mein Kampf’?
Georgia has claim to the first Jewish governor and one of the country’s largest Jewish film festivals.
Coca-Cola Co’s $1.3 billion investment in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc puts pressure on at-home soda leader SodaStream International Ltd to bolster its position through a partnership or merger with the likes of a PepsiCo Inc or Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc.
Bizarre rumors surrounding Coca-Cola’s religious and political affiliations have circulated for years. Some of the most popular suggest that the company is Jewish-run and bankrolls Israel. Others propose that, read backwards in Arabic, its logo says “No Muhammad, No Mecca.”
For those besotted by the Fantanas — the synthetic girl group pitching Fanta soft drinks — news August 5 that the sugary sodas have Nazi origins left a sour aftertaste. In an otherwise innocuous dispatch about Fanta’s popularity overseas, the online magazine Slate slipped in the factoid that “the original Fanta was a Nazi product” created by a German Coca-Cola Co. executive who “sported a tiny Hitler-style mustache.”