We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Canned heat

22 March 2007 By John Foley

High margins and strong brands like Dr Pepper make the confectionery group s drinks business well suited to the private equity treatment. Even at £8bn, a buyer would only need to juice up profitability a little and pour on plenty of debt to get a 25% annual return.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)