Total sales volume fell 3 percent in 2013 to 8.9
billion cases, the ninth straight year of decline, according to
Beverage Digest. That compares with declines of 1.2 percent in
2012 and 1 percent in 2011.
By company, Coca-Cola Co <KO.N> and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc
<DPS.N> each gained market share, according to Beverage Digest,
while PepsiCo Inc's <PEP.N> lost market share.
(Reporting by Phil Wahba in New York;
editing by David Gregorio)
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