Pepsi-Cola Company

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The Pepsi-Cola Company

Marilyn Parker

Professor’s James Ibe

Business 309 May 01, 2015

The Pepsi-Cola Company
The industry I have chosen is the Pepsi-Cola Company. Pepsi is one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies. The company was founded by Caleb Davis Bradham, a New Bern, North Carolina pharmacist in the 1890s. Mr. Bradham became the first president of the company. Pepsi-Cola was formulated in 1898. He believed the drink was more than a refreshment but a “heathy” cola. In late 1902, the Pepsi-Cola Company was formed due to the rising popularity and demand for the Pepsi-Cola syrup. On June 16, 1903, “Pepsi Cola” became an official trademark. In 1910 Pepsi-Cola Company held their first Bottle Convention in
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There is always competition in the market. It is possible for a company to cater both the consumer and the company. Capitalism plays a large part in our society today. Capitalism require a constantly expanding market for selling its products and sometime consist of having large groups of cheap labor. In the real world, competitors compete to get rid of competition. Recently a number of questions have been raised about capitalism and how it serves the consumer. Pepsi competes constantly with other beverage companies which is part of Capitalism. PepsiCo is one of the world's leading food and beverage companies with over $66 billion in net revenue in 2014 and a global portfolio of diverse and beloved brands.
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