Coca-Cola profit rises on worldwide volume growth

By @ibtimes on

Coca-Cola Co reported a higher quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by another quarter of increased sales in all of its regions.

Coke, the world's largest soft-drink company, said net income rose to $1.9 billion, or 82 cents per share, in the first quarter, from $1.61 billion, or 69 cents per share, a year earlier.

(Reporting by Martinne Geller, editing by Maureen Bavdek)

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