Coca-Cola's (KO +0.3%) presentation at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York focused on areas where the company might find new growth channels.
Emerging markets, particularly India and China, still have upside despite the currency challenges, say execs. The global marketing spend will top $1B by 2016 in order to help promote the company's brands.
There's quite a bit of enthusiasm over "innovation" without great deals on the impact on profits. The Freestyle drink machine seen at many restaurants appears to be one of the larger concepts that could be a force.
Financial guidance remains the same.