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Lucy Britner | 27 Oct 2017

In the notes that followed Dr Pepper Snapple Group's Q3 & YTD 2017 conference call, analysts expressed disappointment, calling Bai's performance "weaker than expected". 


Ben Cooper | 6 Oct 2017

The beverage sector's performance on water stewardship has come under close scrutiny with the publication of a new report from sustainability non-profit organisation Ceres. In a two-part special feature, Ben Cooper examines Ceres' findings and what they say about the beverage sector's response to arguably the most challenging sustainability issue it faces.


Lucy Britner | 27 Apr 2017

Yesterday, Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported its results for the first three months of 2017. The company saw its sales rise slightly in the first quarter, although profits were hit by the US$1.7bn purchase in November of Bai Brands. Here's a breakdown of DPSG's sales on a by-reporting-segment basis.


Ben Cooper | 19 Apr 2017

A recent report from Greenpeace has condemned the world's largest soft drinks producers for not doing enough to address ocean pollution caused by plastic bottles. The report is particularly critical of the lack of progress on bottle re-use, which suggests to Ben Cooper that this may have to feature more prominently in sustainability strategies if further damaging criticism is to be avoided.

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Lucy Britner | 14 Feb 2018

Increased shipments, favourable price mix and the acquisition of Bai Brands helped push sales up for Dr Pepper Snapple Group in 2017. 


Andy Morton | 13 Feb 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has joined The Coca-Cola Co and PepsiCo as a Major League Baseball sponsor after signing a two-year deal for its Snapple brand


Lucy Britner | 12 Feb 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has cancelled the conference call and slide presentation for its next set of results, as the company prepares to merge with Keurig Green Mountain.


Andy Morton | 6 Feb 2018

The company behind the Keurig Kold home carbonation system has said there are no plans to revive the failed platform, in the wake of its merger with Dr Pepper Snapple Group.


Lucy Britner | 29 Jan 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Keurig Green Mountain have agreed to merge their businesses to create a new beverage company, called Keurig Dr Pepper.


Andy Morton | 22 Jan 2018

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has signed its first e-sports team sponsorship deal for the Dr Pepper brand.


Lucy Britner | 27 Oct 2017

The CEO of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has outlined plans to relaunch Bai's antioxidant water as the firm looks to further capitalise on the trend for functional drinks. 


Andy Morton | 25 Oct 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group's third-quarter sales were partly hit by recent hurricanes in the US and the Mexican earthquake, the company has said.


Olly Wehring | 6 Oct 2017

BA Sports Nutrition has teamed its Bodyarmor brand with the Ultimate Fighting Championship in the US, securing ‘official sports drink’ status for the isotonic beverage.


Andy Morton | 2 Aug 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has appointed a chief marketing officer as part of an executive shake-up.


Lucy Britner | 28 Jul 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has said its Bai Brands business continues to operate as a separate entity, despite the departure of brand founder Ben Weiss.


Andy Morton | 27 Jul 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has praised its Bai Brands acquisition for boosting its top line in the first-half of the year despite causing damage to the bottom.


Andy Morton | 23 Jun 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has confirmed the departure of Bai Brands CEO & founder Ben Weiss.


Lucy Britner | 24 May 2017

US water brand Core Hydration has launched a multimedia campaign in the market, starring singer Ellie Goulding. 


Olly Wehring | 22 May 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group had to move quickly to secure Bai Brands last year, according to an analyst, after the Bai-5 owner became the subject of a rival takeover bid.


Lucy Britner | 26 Apr 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has posted a slight lift in first-quarter sales as the recent purchase of Bai Brands pulled on the group's bottom line.


Lucy Britner | 10 Mar 2017

Bottled water has become the biggest selling packaged beverage by volume in the US for the first time, according to recently-released research.


Lucy Britner | 15 Feb 2017

The head of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has said the recently-purchased Bai soft drink range will join the company's priority portfolio, as the group looks to cater for changing consumer needs.


Lucy Britner | 14 Feb 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has reported a steady rise in full-year sales, although currency headwinds hit the top-line in reported terms.


Lucy Britner | 14 Feb 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has lined up a new marketing initiative for its 7UP brand in the US, as it looks to highlight what it claims to be the soft drinks brand's "versatility".


Lucy Britner | 1 Feb 2017

An analyst has said Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPSG) is not a probable suitor for partner brand Vita Coco, following speculation that the coconut water is considering a sale. 


Lucy Britner | 20 Jan 2017

Bai Bubbles maker Bai Brands has announced a new advertising campaign in the US, featuring its 'chief flavour officer' Justin Timberlake. 


Lucy Britner | 24 Nov 2016

The CEO of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has given more detail behind the company's decision to purchase Bai Brands. 


Lucy Britner | 22 Nov 2016

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has agreed to purchase Bai-5 owner Bai Brands. 

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James Wilmore | 24 Mar 2015

A few wry grins will have been raised in the offices of Dr Pepper Snapple Group today.

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