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I've never had New Coke, though of course am aware of its reputation, and the prospect of being able to at last try a can has me on tenterhooks. Ars may earn compensation on sales from links on this site. Kelly has been hit with new federal charges in Chicago, alleging that he sexually abused a minor female for four years, beginning in 1997, according to the Chicago Tribune. Cans will carry special Stranger Things promotional designs, and the company has even remade its original New Coke ad to add a Stranger Things twist. Third Point disclosed in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Thursday its ownership of shares in the newly merged Redstone empire and the high-flying e-commerce behemoth. The soft drink giant and Netflix set a partnership for the third season of the hit series that involved making about 500,000 cans of New Coke available to those who collect such things. Coke drinkers in the South regarded the reformulation with hostility, as if a vital part of their identity had been dismissed as inadequate and replaced without their consent.

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New Coke is back after 34 years. Thank 'Stranger Things.'

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The resurrected drink is also going to be available at World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta on certain days starting June 3. This was brought to market as a replacement for the old Coke, rather than a new variant alongside it. It's been my lifelong ambition to drink a can of New Coke, and I'm thrilled that I might finally get the chance. While it was successful in taste tests and even successful in limited trials as a fountain drink, its introduction to the wider Coke-buying public proved disastrous. But to commemorate New Coke's newfound pop culture relevance, Coca-Cola is going to sell 500,000 cans of New Coke as a Stranger Things tie-in. They loudly complained about the new formula and demanded that Coca-Cola revert to the original. As a long-time Diet Coke fan though is my true love , this is perhaps one of the most exciting promotional tie-ins I've ever seen.

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Further Reading Coca-Cola introduced New Coke with great fanfare in 1985. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. . For those not old enough to remember, New Coke was met with a massive consumer backlash and a very public climbdown by the company. But of course, New Coke is no ordinary soft drink; it was a major news story for the three months or so that it was on the market at the time.

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Drink like it’s 1985: Coca

stranger things new coke

The ad will be shown in cinemas. The memorial will take place at 10 a. As a period detail, the show is going to make reference to New Coke, a disastrous 1980s effort from Coca-Cola to update its namesake drink. While many consumers expressed a brand preference for Coca-Cola, blind testing revealed that they actually preferred the taste of Pepsi. New Coke, Stranger Things-style Stranger Things season 3 is coming to Netflix , and it's going to be set in the year 1985. Consumers in blind taste tests showed a preference for a sweeter, crisper tasting drink—like Pepsi or Diet Coke—to the longer-lasting, bitter-edged sweetness of regular Coca-Cola. .

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