• Coke CEO reveals his biggest regret since taking the helm of the $230 billion company

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

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    Coca-Cola CEO James Quincy said his biggest regret since becoming CEO was not listening to the words of those more experienced than him and not moving quickly enough in some cases.
    Quincey said he learned that would-be platitudes like ''You'll be bored of your message before anyone understands it" turned out to be truer than he expected them to be.
    "I mean, they tell you all these things in the beginning, and then you spend the next few years working out they're true," Quincey said.
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  • Coca-Cola is capitalizing on the multibillion-dollar sparkling-water industry, but its CEO says it 'should have done it a lot sooner'

    Coca-Cola is capitalizing on the multibillion-dollar sparkling-water industry, but its CEO says it 'should have done it a lot sooner'

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

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    Coca-Cola is launching Aha, a sparkling water brand, in March 2020.
    Regarding the push into the sparkling-water category, Coke CEO James Quincey said that his company "should have done it a lot sooner."
    Sales of Coke North America's sparkling waters were up 27% in 2018.
    Aha sparkling water will replace Dasani Sparkling water at retail, according to Coca-Cola .
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