Coca-Cola is launching its first global marketing campaign in more than a decade as it takes its ‘One Brand’ strategy global with the introduction of the new ‘Taste the Feeling’ strapline.
While Coca-Cola says it is too early to tell if its one brand strategy is working, early sales figures suggest the soft drinks maker has experienced a boost from its shift to showcase all its variants under its masterbrand.
As Coca-Cola kicks of its sixth year of partnership with the Rugby World Cup, GB marketing director Bobby Brittain tells Marketing Week how sponsorship will look in the company’s future under the ‘one brand strategy’ it introduced earlier this year.
The beverage giant saw a boost to sales resulting in a 5% year-on-year increase in revenue to $9bn (£6.4bn), as CEO James Quincey credits the actions Coca-Cola took during the pandemic in helping its recovery.
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