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Lost Japan Sales Cut Into Profits Of U.S. Companies

Posted 06.26.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Phil Wahba) - The Japan earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis are cutting into the sales and profits of U.S. companies that serve Japanese ...

Buffett May No Longer Be Invincible

Posted 06.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Ben Berkowitz) - Aside from maybe the odd cheeseburger stain on his tie, nothing much sticks to Warren Buffett. Whether his underlings ar...

In The Public Interest: How Much Did You Pay for Tax Dodging Corporations?

Phineas Baxandall | Posted 06.19.2011 | Politics
Phineas Baxandall

Instead of cutting needed programs, our leaders should take a close look at our unbalanced tax code and close the outrageous loopholes that allow the wealthiest individuals and corporations to skip out on paying their share.

Kosher Coke Is Almost the Real Thing

Mark Strausman | Posted 06.19.2011 | Home
Mark Strausman

I would feel special that Coke would make a special beverage just for my people, but unfortunately this all comes down to money.

The Coca-Cola Hilltop Ad: 40 Years of Apple Trees and Honey Bees and Phosphoric Acid

Mike Amato | Posted 06.13.2011 | Media
Mike Amato

Bill Backer, a creative director with Coca-Cola, was on a flight to London that was forced to land in Ireland due to heavy fog. The result of this diversion was one of the most popular and iconic ads ever created.

Remembering Coke's 'OK' Campaign

Gastronomista | Posted 06.01.2011 | Home

OK Soda debuted in 17 test market cities in 1993, including our hometown. Lord knows we didn't need any more soda - just ask our mothers or dentists -...

Toxins in Our Kids' Foods: Where Is the FDA?

Laurie David | Posted 06.01.2011 | Home
Laurie David

Is it too much to ask the FDA and the processed food companies for the same value to be placed on the lives of the American kids in their cost-benefit analyses as has been placed on the lives of kids in the UK?

A New Strategy for Business Success in the 21st Century

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven Crandell

A small Atlanta design firm is attempting to redefine success for corporate America. Unboundary, which lists companies such as FedEx, Coca-Cola, AT& ...

Should Coca-Cola Unplug Its Vending Machines in Japan to Conserve Scarce Power?

David Meerman Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Meerman Scott

Nearly two weeks after the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit northeast Japan, the Tokyo area suffers power cuts and reduced train service, d...

How Pepsi Fell Behind Coke

Ad Age | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pepsi lost the cola war last week. It's debatable whether the brand was defeated or unwittingly surrendered by abandoning tried-and-true advertising ...

Sadly, There's No MBA for Imagination

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

There are some indisputable facts in our glorious world. Men can't give birth. You can't cheat death. And you can't educate your way to creativity.

Buffett Admits Berkshire's "Bountiful Years Will Never Return"

Robert Lenzner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Lenzner

The challenge to the nation's greatest investment genius has become more difficult; "to increase per-share intrinsic value at a rate greater than the increase (including dividends) of the S&P 500."

WikiLeaks: How The Cola War Was Won In Libya

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An unpublished U.S. diplomatic cable obtained by WikiLeaks tells the previously undisclosed story of how an American corporate ...

World's Most Admired Companies for 2011: Fortune

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NOTE: this article was republished with permission from Fortune.com By Geoff Colvin, Shelley DuBois and Daniel Roberts, Fortune Now that the sk...

Daft Punk Plus Coca-Cola = Daft Coke

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The world's most mysterious electro-robots are at it again. After recently scoring Tron: Legacy, the duo's latest move finds them partnering with Coca...

America's 10 Most Durable Brands And Their Logos

Daily Finance | Douglas McIntyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

They're the brands you can't help but know, with logos that nearly everyone will recognize. They're companies founded back in the 1800s that became th...

Did 'This American Life' Reveal Coca-Cola's Secret Recipe?

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It might be one of the most closely guarded secrets in the soft drink industry. But the cat might be out of the bag. On "This American Life" this we...

Brands Just Want to Be Friends

Marc Hershon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Hershon

Just as protecting one's good brand name requires attention, companies need to also be aware of how their name is being used -- and recognize when it may be time to get a little friendlier.

Warren Buffett's Greatest Investments Of All Time

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

any investors find no better teacher than Warren Buffett. His place as one of the world's wealthiest men speaks for itself thanks to the almost unimag...

What Buffett Is Buying: A Look At Berkshire Hathaway's Portfolio

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have just released the latest holdings of U.S.-listed equities as of September 30, 201...

Doing Things Differently in Haiti

Mark Feierstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark Feierstein

Despite the best of intentions, years of international generosity had failed to transform Haiti into a prosperous country. But today, we are doing things differently.

Travel 2010: 186 Countries in 363 Days

Johnny Jet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Johnny Jet

Tony Martin, 30, a native of Washington, D.C., Kelly Ferris, 24, a university student from Brussels and Antonio Santiago, 25, a university student from Mexico City, just completed travel to 186 countries in just 363 days.

Buffett May Post $6 Billion Stock Gain After Wells Fargo Rally

Bloomberg | Andrew Frye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The stock market rally may have helped boost Omaha, Nebraska-based Berkshire's fourth-quarter unrealized net investment gains to $7.2 billion from $32...

Celebrating Green Business Success in Cancun

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Winston

Driving change and convincing people that green is good for business requires logic, facts, examples ... but also passion, emotion, and yes, cheerleading. What's wrong with celebrating every now and then?

Rekindling Growth and Innovation in America

Muhtar Kent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Muhtar Kent

I believe that if we as a nation recommit to improving innovation, education, entrepreneurship, and international trade there will be no stopping this great country in the years ahead. We must flex our national advantages.