In looking at the recent press releases for the major bottlers (KO, PEP, DPS) KO and PEP are doing lots of emerging market and international growth and investing in plants. DPS however I am finding little to no information on what they are doing. In fact their press releases are pretty limited to earning estimates and then the dividend. Yes we had the two payments from KO and PEP for their purchasing of the bottling companies but that isnt the same as a long term growth plan for DPS.
Go to the Dr Pepper Snapple Group website, click on Investor Relations, then click on the "Presentations". There will be an investor presentation next week. For current view of growth, and growth plans, check out the CAGNY presentation from NYC in February. Listen to it. Read the transcript. Young lays it out pretty straightforward what their plans are for growth.