Here’s where every chain restaurant sits on Coca-Cola versus Pepsi

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Beloved Midwestern restaurant chain culver He recently switched from Pepsi products to Coca-Cola productsAnd CNN reports that some clients They are not very happy with this decision. A backlash was bound to happen; Coca-Cola and Pepsi both have their own loyal fan basesThis is a battle without compromise. (And boy, does he love people Their Diet Coca-Cola.)

But behind the scenes, an entire fast food chain could switch allegiances between Coca-Cola or Pepsi products Means Big business for beverage giants. So, Which major chains serve Coca-Cola, which serve Pepsi, and how are those decisions made?

Why restaurants Serves only Coca-Cola or Pepsi products, not both?

If a restaurant chain signs an exclusive contract with either of them coca cola Or the restaurant’s Pepsi You are rewarded Discount on that particular group of products. Given the meager profit margins of Restaurant business, reduce overhead costs like this is worth the drinks determinants. It is also a practical matter: why store both And have to get your drinks from several companies, rather than take care of the logistics from a single supplier? Further, the typical soda The fountain only has so many openings, and it takes up two of those spaces With Coca-Cola and Pepsi will be superfluous, for example, Pepsi and MTN DEW.

The only time you will see a set of products of each company In a restaurant when you dine in Mother-And-Independently owned popular establishment or restaurant. These smaller operations pick them up Special supplies are in the restaurant supply store, which means the operator can only pick up a case of whatever they choose to mix and match. Take that, corporate giants.

any soft Drinks sold by Coca-Cola?

If you find a fast food restaurant exclusive to Coca-ColaYou would normally see Coca-Cola, diet cola, Wow Coca-Cola is sugar free. Other products within this suite include: Sprite, Fanta, Barq root beer, Minute Maid Products (either Lemon juice or something fruit drinks) and Hi-C.

Sometimes you will find fast food restaurants with a stretch freestyle machine, high-tech fountain dispenser that It allows you to create your own concoctions by adding flavors to the standard Coca-Cola product base mentioned above. Those machines are pretty wild, because who No Want to try making strawberry flavored Coca-Cola?

any soft What drinks does PepsiCo sell?

Pepsi fountains are characterized by a mixture of Pepsi (of course), Diet Pepsi, Cherry Pepsi, MTN DuoSierra Mist (coming soon was replaced by Starryprobably), mug toot bEr, d. Schweppes pepper ginger aLow, and Tropicana. Dr. Pepper is not owned by PepsiCo, but the latter distributes the brand in restaurants.

Pepsi Spire It is an analogue of Coke’s Freestyle machine. It is a similar product with a touch screen that allows you to browse offers and Customize it uniquely Flavor mixs.

No fast food A chain of restaurants serving Coca-Cola products?

Here is a list of major restaurants that exclusively serve Coca-Cola products:

  • McDonald’s
  • Burger King
  • Wendy
  • Domino’s
  • sideways
  • chick fHe has
  • In-N-Out Burger
  • culver
  • Five guys
  • the The Cheesecake Factory
  • red crab
  • Friday TGI
  • Sonic Drive In
  • Jimmy Jones

No fast food A chain of restaurants serving Pepsi products?

List of major restaurant chains that sell Pepsi products a little smaller:

  • Taco Bell
  • Kentucky
  • raise me up
  • Pizza Hut
  • Father Johns
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • trumpets
  • I wish

People are always willing to take sides in the Coca-Cola vs. Pepsi debate, however DrThe availability of one soft drink versus the other affects your choice Which restaurants do you visit? Sound off in the comments.