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The can of Manzanita Sol.
|Manufacturer||PepsiCo (Santa Fe, Mexico)|
|Country of origin||Mexico|
|Introduced||2005 (United States)|
Manzanita Sol is a brand of apple-flavored soft drinks owned by PepsiCo and is predominant in Mexico. In the United States it is sold in 12-pack cans, 2-liter, and 20-ounce bottles. The drink is known to be available at Walmart, Albertsons, H-E-B, Ralphs, Kmart, Food 4 Less, Jewel-Osco, Dominick's, Target, Vons, Stater Bros., United Supermarkets in the Amarillo and Lubbock, Texas area, and other smaller chains and smaller family run stores. In Latin American countries, Manzanita Sol will compete with The Coca-Cola Company's Manzana Lift. Manzanita Sol is PepsiCo's number two brand in Mexico, with apple being Mexico's second most popular soft drink flavor. It is also very popular in the borderlands such as the El Paso/Juarez border.
"Manzanita Sol" is Spanish for "little apple sun".
- "Pepsi to aim for Hispanic market via Mexican soft drinks", Dallas Morning News (mirrored by bevnet.com). March 28, 2005. Retrieved February 7, 2005.