Coca-Cola with Lemon

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Coca-Cola with Lemon
Lemon Coke bottle.jpg
Type Lemon-flavored Cola
Manufacturer The Coca-Cola Company
Country of origin United Kingdom
Introduced 2001
Variants Diet Coke with Lemon
Related products Coca-Cola with Lime

Coca-Cola with Lemon is a soft drink brand owned by The Coca-Cola Company, launched to compete with Pepsi Twist. It is produced and distributed by The Coca-Cola Company's bottlers. Diet Coke with Lemon was introduced in the United States in 2001 and is still available as a semi-sugar free version in Coca-Cola Freestyle machines.

Production and distribution[edit]

Coca-Cola Light with Lemon is still available in:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brasil (as limited edition for the first semester of 2017).[1]
  • China
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary (from 2018)
  • Iceland
  • Italy (from 2017)
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau
  • Mongolia
  • Netherlands
  • New Caledonia
  • Portugal
  • Reunion
  • Singapore
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Tunisia
  • Ukraine (2017)
  • West Bank-Gaza

Coca-Cola Light with Lemon has been discontinued in:

  • Australia (returned in November 2013 and sold for limited time only until discontinued)
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Finland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Mexico
  • New Zealand
  • Norway (2005) (Returned in 2017 with a zero variant instead)
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom (as Diet Coke with Lemon discontinued early 2006)

In 2014 Coca-Cola with Lemon was temporarily restocked in Japan. The product went to 16,622 different 7-Elevens throughout Japan. The bottle was reintroduced with new packaging, and was only on shelves until supplies lasted. [2]

There are different variations of the drink, one being Coca-Cola Lemon Zero Sugar. This drink is only exclusive only to Italy. The drink is sold in a glass bottle, PET, and aluminium cans. [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cocacolabrasil.com.br/imprensa/release/coca-cola-laranja-e-coca-cola-limao-siciliano-chegam-ao-mercado-brasileiro
  2. ^ “‘Awesome! Lemon Coke Is Back!" Say Tens of Consumers in Japan.” SoraNews24, SoraNews24, 1 July 2014, soranews24.com/2014/07/02/awesome-lemon-coke-is-back-say-tens-of-consumers-in-japan/.
  3. ^ “Coca-Cola Lemon Zero Sugar Zero Calories Launches in Italy.” The Coca-Cola Company, 9 May 2017, www.coca-colacompany.com/stories/coca-cola-lemon-zero-sugar-launches-in-italy.