But in a letter accompanying the report, Coke CEO James Quincey talked mainly about the sugar issue.
“Concerns about obesity and health mean people now want more natural ingredients, drinks with more nutrition and benefits, and often less sugar,” said Quincey.
“We’re listening to consumers, and we agree with the World Health Organization that too much sugar isn’t good for anyone,” he said.
Coca-Cola has responded with smaller servings and re-formulated drinks with less sugar or no-sugar options, such as its Coca-Cola Zero Sugar brand, now being rolled out in the United States.
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