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LuckySo-n-So
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Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi



Why, in 2012, in the SOUTH, do restaurants feel the need to do this?

The quickest way for me to never return to a restaurant is to inform me that only Pepsi products are served, or that they switched from Coke recently.

Sometimes waitresses don't tell me it's Diet Pepsi after I order a Diet Coke (with my triple heart attack bacon cheeseburger) and I yell at them when that foul elixir hits my taste buds.

I don't think Pepsi drinkers care whether or not it's Coke or Pepsi, but Coke drinkers can't stand it 9 times out of 10.

The restaurant in question is IHOP.

Bastards, the lot of them.



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Northgate
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Pepsi is cheaper, more profit.





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RummelTiger
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Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi



...can rot in Hell.






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BRgetthenet
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Softdrinks are for fatties.





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WikiTiger
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Pepsi tastes better than Coke.


:inb4imcalledacontrarian:






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Aspercel
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


I grew up in a Pepsi town, so I like both





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diddydirtyAubie
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


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Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


it's all about making a profit and 99% of people don't choose a restaurant based on their sodas.






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Kafka
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Pepsi bought several fast food chains just so they could sell only Pepsi in them







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MiNd DrIpS
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


quote:

Pepsi tastes better than Coke.








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DCSportsBeerMan
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Mountain Dew FTW





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Kafka
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


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99% of people don't choose a restaurant based on their sodas


based on their what?






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CapitalCityTiger
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


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in the SOUTH


IHOP is a national brand and they don't care about your small little bubble you live in.






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Uncle Stu
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


quote:

do restaurants feel the need to do this?

perhaps the local Coke distributor has unbelievably shitty service?






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Shoulderchoke
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Pepsi owns

KFC
Taco Bell
Long John Silvers
Frito Lay






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bigberg2000
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


I like both. Either way there should be something you can drink other than coke.





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kywildcatfanone
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quote:

WikiTiger



Contrarian.






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MiNd DrIpS
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


Oh and while were at it... Mr. Pibb > Dr. Pepper


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LuckySo-n-So
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


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99% of people don't choose a restaurant based on their sodas.


I'm finally part of the 1%!!!!!!!!!!








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Dudley Humptyfrats
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


It does taste better. I'm a Pepsi guy. I also love sweet tea so there's that.





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Spankum
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re: Restaurants switching from Coke to Pepsi


I agree...not a good decision at all to push pepsi in the south...we have a real "sweet toof' down here...suprised me to find that the western states are exactly opposite...





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