Carbonated soft drinks have a very long history. The first carbonated drink was made in the 17th century and in the 18th century the booming business of the carbonated drinks hit the market with a great impact since very many people wanted to have a cold drink during a long sunny day so as to cool the body. Up to this point there is a great demand of these drinks and that is why very many companies have been set up. Below is a list of the top 10 best-selling soft drink brands in the world in 2018.
10. Diet Dr Pepper
This one has been one of the oldest soft drink in the world. Introduced around 1980 but it was not very productive until in the 1990’s when it became popular. Back in the year 2010 it was ranked 10th in the list of the most drunk soft drink in the world.
9. Fanta (Coca Cola)
People mostly love this because it is a fruit flavoured drink so it is sweet. Developed in Germany back in 1941 when they found it difficult to import the famous coca cola syrup. Fanta comes with more than 100 flavours that will greatly please you. In most of the countries, pineapple, orange and strawberry flavours are the ones that are consumed mostly .
8. Diet Mountain Dew (PepsiCo)
This is also a product of the PepsiCo Company. Two bottlers of beverages who include Ally Hartman and Barney back in 1940 first made the drink. The beverage that contained caffeine and was citrus flavoured as well as being free from sugar has been there since 1988. We have other alternatives to this drink include Voltage, Ultra violet and Code red.
7. Diet Pepsi (PepsiCo)
This drink contains no sugar and the PepsiCo Company manufactures it. It came to market back in 1964 and this drink became the first one to be use all over the United States of America. This drink has acquired a variety of names based on the continent. In Europe, for example the drink is named Pepsi Light. It comes in a variety of flavours that include lemon, wild cherry, vanilla and many others.
6. Sprite (Coca Cola)
This is one of the popular products from coca cola that you will enjoy each sip you take. It is a colourless drink with a combination of Lemon and Lime flavours. The company to compete against the PepsiCo 7Up drinks introduced it. Sprite has very many variations like lemon, remixes, and super chilled among very many other drinks. The bottle of sprite is green, the label is blue, and this label gives a very attractive look that you will definitely want to buy.
5. Dr. Pepper (Dr. Peppe r/Snapple)
Introduced back in the 19th century and by the 20th century; it had been made very available to the people of the United States. They first introduced it as an energy drink but later peaked to become one of the best soft drinks in the world. Besides the drink, Dr Pepper Company has also come up with quite a number of products that include packed beans, Dr Pepper Cherry Desert Topping and many others that have greatly hit the market industry.
4. Mountain Dew (PepsiCo)
This is a drink with that flavour of citrus. It was introduced to back in the 40’s and when they presented the brand to the coca cola company to buy but the offer was turned down, the Pepsi Company took over and they made it to saturate the soft drink market. It comes with more than 30 flavours and. The company that sponsors the drinks has also given sponsorship to some games and this has made the drink to become very marketable as well.
3. Pepsi (PepsiCo)
Caleb Brad ham was the one who introduced the drink that was used in hospital as medicine but after sometime, Pepsi started being sold as a soft drink. The drink’s name has been shortened to Pepsi in 1961. Since then the drink has gained popularity and as a result, many flavours have come to market today.
2. Diet Coke (Coca Cola)
This drink introduced in to the market back in the year 1982 and since then it has peaked and this time it has gotten the title of being the second best sold soft drink in the world. This is because of the taste and its ability to quench your thirst just by a single sip. It is still a product from the coca cola company and it comes in flavours like cherry, diet, lemon, vanilla and raspberry cokes. Try them out and you will surely enjoy the taste and the feeling as well.
1. Coca Cola Classic (Coca Cola)
At the top of our list is this refreshment purchased by the prestigious coca cola company. A pharmacist from America John Pemberton invented the drink back in the 19th century as a drug to cure diseases. It was referred to as coke initially but the coca cola company in the United States started making the drink and when the company was celebrating its 50th anniversary, the drink was regarded to as the icon of the country. It comes in various flavours that include vanilla, raspberry, orange and many others.
These above are the top 10 best selling soft drink brands in the world 2018. These drinks ever since they were introduced in the market, they have surely satisfied the people’s needs of quenching their thirst and that is why they the most preferred as well as the most used drinks in the world. We note that these drinks come in all flavours that you like just so that they can suit your needs.