July 22 Coca-Cola Co reported a 3 percent
fall in quarterly net profit due to restructuring of its juice
operations in Russia and the separation of its Brazilian
bottling operations last year.
The company's net income attributable to shareholders fell
to $2.60 billion, or 58 cents per share, in the second quarter
ended June 27, from $2.68 billion, or 59 cents per share, a year
Excluding items, the maker of Sprite, Minute Maid and
Powerade earned 64 cents per share.
Revenue fell 1 percent to $12.57 billion.
The company said global unit case volumes rose 3 percent,
while North American volumes were flat.
(Reporting by Siddharth Cavale in Bangalore; Editing by Maju