[QODLink]
Asia-Pacific

Thailand's home-grown drink beats Pepsi

Est shoots to second slot in $1.5bn soft drink market, pushing Pespi to third position, six months after launch.

Last Modified: 17 Apr 2013 15:30
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

Thailand’s got a thirst for soft drinks, with its $1.5bn industry, the biggest in South East Asia.

But a brand war has erupted and a local newcomer to the market has taken the fizz out its international rival Pepsi.

Al Jazeera’s Veronica Pedrosa reports from Bangkok. 

39

Source:
Al Jazeera
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Topics in this article
People
Country
City
Featured on Al Jazeera
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Featured
Thousands of Houthi supporters have called for the fall of Yemen's government. But what do the Houthis really want?
New ration reductions and movement restrictions have refugees from Myanmar anxious about their future in Thailand.
US lawyers say poor translations of election materials disenfranchise Native voters.
US drones in Pakistan have killed thousands since 2004. How have leaders defended or decried these deadly planes?
Residents count the cost of violence after black American teenager shot dead by white Missouri police officer.
join our mailing list