1 Coca-Cola is the second most universally understood term in the world, just behind "okay"
94% of the world's population understand coca-cola 2 There are only 33 non-alcoholic drinks that generate over 1 billion dolls in revenue Coca Cola own 15 of them 3
Coca-Cola spend more money on advertising than Microsoft and Apple combined In 2010 they spent a whopping $29 billion 4 Coca-Cola manufacture so many different beverages that if you drank one per day, it would take you over 9 years to try all of them
They have a scary, 3,500 beverages under their name 5 Despite what you may have been told coins or teeth won't dissolve in coke when left overnight This is a common misconception 6
At one time every glass of coke contained about 9 milligrams of cocaine However it was removed in 1903 7 Years ago Coca-Cola launched an all out war on water The campaign was called "Just say no to H2O"
In an attempt to get people to order coke in restaurants instead of free tap water The campaign was quickly stopped once people started to spread the news around 8 It takes 2 litres of water to make 1 litre of Coca-Cola and over 290 billion litres of water are used to manufacture coke every year around the world 9
The inventor of Coca-Cola who invented the drink in 1886, was heavily addicted to morphine He died two years after the brand was launched