PepsiCo Replaces Coca-Cola As NBA's Food and Drink Sponsor

by Luis Paez-Pumar , AdForum

PepsiCo is taking over the National Basketball Association's food and drink sponsorship, after the NBA ended a 28-year deal with rival Coca-Cola. The new deal will showcase Mountain Dew at the forefront, with PepsiCo's non-drinks brands (such as Doritos) also benefiting from the sponsorship.

Despite the move, Coke will still have a strong tie with the players and venues that they have previously worked with, and the latter will still serve Coca-Cola products for thirsty basketball fans.

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