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Campbell Soup, Keurig Green Mountain, PepsiCo, and Starbucks: 6 Interesting Developments to Watch

William Bias
March 23, 2014

Do you want to invest in food giant Campbell Soup (NYSE: CPB), snack/beverage giant PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP), specialty coffee company Keurig Green Mountain (NASDAQ: GMCR), or national coffee and restaurant chain Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX)? Exploring this week's bulletins in the nonalcoholic beverage industry may help you choose.

Lemonade, anyone?
Campbell Soup recently announced the launch of two new products under the V8 Splash label: Lemonade and Strawberry Lemonade. The two products come in a 64-ounce bottle, according to the press release. Campbell Soup really needs something to give it a shot in the arm for its struggling U.S. Beverage segment, which saw sales decline 3% due to declining volumes stemming from "transition to a new distribution network in single-serve immediate consumption channels".

Paper Pepsi