Dr Pepper Snapple profit falls on weak sales volume
July 24 (Reuters) - Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc reported lower quarterly earnings on Wednesday, hurt by a decline in sales volume.
Net income was $155 million, or 76 cents per share, in the second quarter, down from $178 million, or 83 cents per share, a year earlier.
Excluding items, earnings were 84 cents per share.
Net sales fell to $1.61 billion from $1.62 billion a year earlier.
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