Soft drink sellers Coca-Cola (KO), PepsiCo (PEP), and Dr. Pepper Snapple (DPS) plan to start...

|About: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)|By:, SA News Editor

Soft drink sellers Coca-Cola (KO), PepsiCo (PEP), and Dr. Pepper Snapple (DPS) plan to start posting calorie counts on vending machines next year in a move that could be designed to beat critics to the punch. By placing a calorie warning on machines, the companies hope to take the wind out of the sail of efforts like those in New York City to legislate soda intake.