Blog: Olly WehringIntroducing the wider world to 'share of throat'

Olly Wehring | 24 February 2014

When The Coca-Cola Co reported sliding sales and profits for 2013 last week, the media here in the UK wanted to speak to someone in the know about the performance.

So, they came to me.

Head to around 42:45 to hear me being interviewed on BBC Radio Five Live on Wednesday, and marvel at their reaction to the phrase "share of throat".

That'll learn 'em.

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