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Mexican Coca-Cola Is Finding Sweet Success in the U.S.

The Mexican version -- made with cane sugar instead of high-fructose corn syrup and served in glass bottles rather than plastic -- is making great inroads in the U.S. market. And it's not just Hispanic consumers who are buying.

Coke Gets Lots of Pop from China and India

With America mired in recession, beverage giant Coca-Cola relied on its large global operations to pick up the slack. And its laser focus on the two big international markets where the growth is -- India and China -- paid off smartly in the fourth quarter.