A Coca-Cola Great Britain spokeswoman said: "Coca-Cola Classic
is one of the few brands that will be subject to the new tax as we have decided not to change the recipe.
"We have no plans to change the recipe of Coca-Cola Classic
so it will be impacted by the government's soft drinks tax," a Coca-Cola spokesman for the company's European arm said in a statement.
Consumers will soon know how much caffeine is contained in Coca-Cola Classic
. From May, The Coca-Cola Company will include caffeine content on the product's labeling as part of an industry initiative, the drinks giant said.
Ballard, a Maxell cassette, a Mennen Speed Stick, a Marlboro soft-pack, open cans of Coca-Cola Classic
. Blair is genuinely interested in the charge of pleasure and boredom attached to incidentals like ashtrays and comic books.
A weekly circular for Rolling Meadows, Ill., good through Saturday, July 22, featured a four-for-$10 sale on six-packs of 24-ounce bottles of Coca-Cola Co.'s Coca-Cola Classic
, Diet Coke or Sprite, all varieties, plus deposit where applicable; a three-for-$6 sale on Kellogg Co.'s 12-ounce to 18.2-ounce Kellogg's box cereal, and on such select varieties as Fruit Harvest, Crunch and Mini Wheats; and, as part of a 10-for-$10 "mix or match" offer (plus an 11th item for free), an 11-ounce container of Procter & Gamble Co.'s Old Spice shave cream and 50-count store brand ibuprofen tablets and caplets.
In the past, Coke had forced many of its customers to stock less popular products such as Sprite or Vanilla Cola at the same time as buying big brands such as Coca-Cola Classic
During this holiday season, Coca-Cola will once again feature its famous Santa Claus image on its Coca-Cola Classic
cans as it has done in previous years.
* Rogelio Martinez is writing a play based on the 1980s "New Coke" phenomenon, the "Coca-Cola Classic
" revival and the man who headed Coca-Cola at the time, Cuban-born Roberto Crispulo Goizueta.
After just 11 weeks, Coke climbed down, re-introducing the old Coke as "Coca-Cola Classic
" and offering grovelling apologies.
Coca-Cola announced the return of the original formula--rechristened "Coca-Cola Classic
"--less than three months later.
Kellogg's Corn Flakes, Heinz Ketchup, Hanes Underwear, Coca-Cola Classic
, Campbell's Soup, Sara Lee Cheesecake, and Clorox bleach.