Volume in U.S. Weak For 1st Half of 2nd Quarter. CSDs Down -7.7%. Sports Drinks Down -4.9%.
Consumer Views: Water Healthiest. Regular Colas 'Taste Great' and Have 'Too Much Sugar.'
Battle For Fountain Taps At Major Sports Venues: Pepsi Recently Takes Several.
Channel Analysis: Fountain and C-Stores Gained Share of CSD Volume Last Year.