In the Spotlight - Soft Drinks Firms Look To Tough Year Ahead

By Michelle Russell | 4 May 2011

The close of the first quarter has brought with it a raft of financial results from the soft drinks industry, with most pointing to rising commodity costs and a sluggish North American market.

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The close of the first quarter has brought with it a raft of financial results from the soft drinks industry, with most pointing to rising commodity costs and a sluggish North American market.

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