• Coca-Cola Acquires Topo Chico, the Sparkling Water for Cool People

    9 monthes ago - By Eater

    Will the brand lose its luster as part of the soda titan? Salty mineral water brand Topo Chico is getting swallowed by the gaping maw of capitalism that is Coca-Cola North America. The water company, which was founded over a century ago in Monterrey, Mexico, has surged in popularity in recent years, especially in Texas, where Topo Chico dominates market share for imported sparkling water. According to Buzzfeed , the purchase price was $220 million.
    These two brands actually have some history together: The first Coca-Cola in Mexico was bottled in a Topo Chico facility, and both companies...
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