Which product came first Pepsi Cola or Coca Cola?
Coca Cola came first and it was quite popular. It was one of the first sodas that came out. In fact, it's biggest competitor was watermelon.
Well, to answer your question... They're both carbonated sodas, but not the same flavor. Coca-Cola and Pepsi taste a lot different! The Pepsi company and Coca-Cola company are owned by two separate outfits, not one. When you were asking "are they the same thing", you might have thought that Pepsi was the generic Coca-Cola, or Coca-Cola was the generic Pepsi, but that is not correct. There are generic Coca-Cola's (I'm not sure if there's a…
Coca-Cola was first produced in 1886. Pepsi came to the world ten years later. However, Dr-Pepper was first. Dr-Pepper came to the world on December 1, 1885. So if your looking for COKE AND PEPSI (not dr-pepper) then the answer is Coca-Cola. But really it was Dr-Pepper. Coca-Cola recipe was invented 1885 and pepsi was first made in the 1890s
Coca Cola has a larger market share compare to Pepsi. Pepsi is losing out, that is the reason why they created a diversified portfolio of brands such as Ocean Spray, Mountain Dew, Tropicana and others. So yes Coca Cola is more popular than Pepsi. There are places and countries where Pepsi is more popular than Coke.
The drink called, "Brad's Drink" was first produced at a soda fountain in 1893. The name was later changed to "Pep Cola", then to "Pepsi Cola." Ironically, in 1931, the nearly bankrupt Pepsi Cola company was offered for sale to the competitor: Coca Cola. Coca Cola's chiefs decided that Pepsi Cola was about dead, and declined the offer to purchase it, since it was obviously no competition to them. Woops!
Pepsi is a cola product of its parent company Pepsico Inc. It was the next big "cola" soft drink to compete with Coca-Cola. As of today, Coca-Cola is still the best selling cola drink in the USA. Because of the widespread concern about the nutritional values of soft drinks, in the USA it has to a degree become a social issue.