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ESPN Announces Dr Pepper as the First-Ever Presenting Sponsor of the New College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy

Today ESPN announced Dr Pepper as the first official Championship Partner and also as presenting sponsor of the new College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy. In the new College Football Playoff era, the Championship Partner designation represents the highest level of sponsorship and activation. The announcement also confirms Dr Pepper’s renewal as an SEC official […]

Edwin “Cookie” Rice receives Living Legend award

Local business owner receives Living Legend award Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr Pepper Bottling Company is proud to announce Edwin “Cookie” Rice received the “Living Legend” award from the Coca-Cola Bottlers Association (CCBA), as part of the association’s Centennial Celebration. Rice serves as CEO and Chairman of the Board for the family-owned company, he has served for over […]

Watoto Childrens Choir visits Ozarks Coca-Cola

“Watoto Children’s Choirs have travelled internationally since 1994 as advocates for the estimated 50 million children in Africa, orphaned as a result of HIV/AIDS, war, poverty and disease. Accompanied by a team of adults, the choir presents Watoto’s vision and mission through their stories, music and dance. Watoto choirs act as ambassadors to raise awareness about […]