Coca-Cola (KO -0.1%) welcomes a government probe in China after Internet rumors cropped up over...

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

Coca-Cola (KO -0.1%) welcomes a government probe in China after Internet rumors cropped up over a supposed admission that its orange juice products contain fungicide. The company denies the reports and wants the perpetrators held responsible. The bigger issue: The road to riches in China for big companies such as Yum Brands, Wal-Mart, and now Coca-Cola continues to see potholes as safety and contamination issues can easily be exaggerated in the loose regulatory environment.