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bulletConsumer Network Newsletter September 2016

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bulletAppointments and Designations: June 23, 2011

bulletCoalition for Consumer Protection and Welfare,Inc - Representative from the Consumer Sector, National Consumer Affairs Council [NCAC], DTI [NCAC-DTI].
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bullet349’ Consumer Activist Cleared in Libel Case Filed by Pepsi

bulletJust Drinks

The Philippine Suppreme Court has cleared Pepsico Liability  in any promotional fiasco that lead to lawsuits and even riots 14 years.
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bulletPepsi has got 349 Number

bulletMANILA TIMES

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bulletUS Court Dismisses 349 Suits VS Pepsi

bulletMANILA TIMES

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bulletEven before the 349 fiasco, there were already complaints of non-payment of winning crowns.

bulletMANILA TIMES

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bulletArrest of Pepsi Execs in 349 suit permitted

bulletMANILA TIMES

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bulletPepsi Loses 349 Court Suit

bulletMANILA STANDARD

manila timesA Bulacan  holder of two crowns bearing No.349  of the Pepsi Cola “Number Fever” promotions campaign won a court battle with the Pepsi Cola Products Phils., which was ordered by a judge to pay the plaintiff  a total  of P1,167,367.15.

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bulletGuy sues Pepsi and wins

bulletNEWSPAPERS.COM

Joel Roque holds several Pepsi bottle caps, Roque won lawsuit against Pepsi Cola

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bulletStudent is millionaire in waiting as judge decides against Pepsi

 

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bulletUS Court Dismisses Pepsi 349 Suit

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

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bulletCheated Group has President Gloria Macapagal for heroine

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

WHAT goes best with a Coke? A Hamburger of course. The cola drink must be fresh cold. The sandwich succulent spiced. However the poor kids who can not always afford a bottle of soft drink or a whole hamburger sandwich, nothing goes better with a Coke than another free bottle of Coke.

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bullet'349' case vs. Pepsi revived by Supreme Court

bulletPHILIPPINE HEADLINE NEWS ONLINE

Manila, Nov. 6, 1998- The Supreme Court has ordered the Makati Regional Trial Court to resume trial of the celebrated '349' case versus soft drinks giant Pepsi Cola Products Philippines Inc. and its parent company Pepsico Inc. The high court reversed an earlier ruling of the Court of Appeals dismissing the complaint due to failure of the claimants to answer questionnaires that sought to establish their right to litigate as paupers.

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bulletNear-riot over GMA-7 Bingo Cash Prize

bulletPHILIPPINE HEADLINE NEWS ONLINE

Quezon City, Sept. 28, 1998 - Last Friday night, GMA-7 host Arnell Ignacio of the popular GO BINGO show drew the lucky number 41. TV viewers holding GO BINGO cards bearing the same number were instructed to phone GMA-7 which announced two hotline telephone numbers for the purpose. The first 50 callers would receive P10,000 each.

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bulletPepsi offers deal with '349' holders

bulletCHRONICLE

chronicleThe Department of Trade and Industry began investigating Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. yesterday as protests over its "Number Fever" promotional gimmick continued to mount.

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bulletFrom another non-winner

bulletTHE PHILIPPINE STAR

consumer lineThis consumer's outrage over Pepsi Cola's "Number Fever" promo has reached fever pitch. She warns consumers and asks: Did Pepsi do a number on us? Her letter to the Department of Trade and Industry's Lilia R. Bautista follows in full...

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bulletPepsi row

bulletMANILA BULLETIN

letters to editorsPepsi has a lot of explaining to do. Print ads for its number fever promo claim that "each and every number has its own unique, matching security code" for authentication of crowns.

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bulletI won! I did not

bulletPEOPLE'S JOURNAL

ppwonI have two Pepsi crowns with the number 349. Both have the security code L-2580-FQ. One crown is for Php 50,000, the other plays for Php 1,000.

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bulletCoalition 349 prexy reveal ordeal with NBI agents in Cagayan de Oro My life is at your disposal

bulletPEOPLE'S TONIGHT

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bulletCoalition '349' prexy critical after NBI arrest in Cagayan De Oro

bulletPEOPLE'S TONIGHT

people's tonightVic del Fierro, founder of Coalition 349, a group of disgruntled Filipinos running after a big soft drink company for advertising boo-boo, is now in ICU at a hospital in Cagayan De Oro after he and his eldest son were arrested by authorities last night.

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bullet'Coalition 349' leader charges De Oro NBI Exec

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

de oroDavao City - The regional director of the National Bureau of Investigation in Northern Mindanao and five unnamed agents are facing charges of grave threats, abuse of authority and misconduct before the Ombudsman for the alleged illegal arrest of the Coalition 349 president in Cagayan de Oro City.

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bulletRoy Salcedo

bulletMANILA BULLETIN

roy salcedoPracticing lawyer , member Free Legal Assistant Group (FLAG), Legal counsel of Pepsi Cola Products Philippines; former legal counsel, Kilusang Mayo Uno; former city attorney, Gingoog City; and former director Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Cagayan de Oro City; averaged 51.75 calendar days deciding case.

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bulletDel Fierro Arrest and Human Rights Violation: Proof of how PepsiCo Cares for Consumers

arrestThe ilegal arrest and human rights violation on Vic del fierro, and his son James is a clear demonstration of how the PepsiCo lawyers in the Philippines distorted the meaning of PepsiCo's corporate citizenship's guiding the principle of "Caring for Customers and Consumers."

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bulletPepsi should apologize

bulletPEOPLE'S JOURNAL

gmaPepsi Cola, Inc. officials should apologize in public for maligning the integrity of the Senate in their "hysterical reaction" to the findings of a committee on the soft drink's "Number fever" promotion, Senator Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said yesterday.

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bulletComplaint in Davao '349' issue tops senate hearings

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

complaintDigos, Davao del Sur - Lack of teachers and books, inadequate health services, high prices, low salaries. These problems, commonplace throughout the country, yesterday took a backseat to the most controversial issue for residents of this province who hold 349 crowns Pepsi refuses to honor.

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bulletPepsi goons bombed own trucks

bulletPEOPLE'S JOURNAL TONIGHT

goonsA senior official in the National Bureau of Investigation said Friday that Pepsi-Cola may have staged attacks against its own trucks to discredit consumers seeking compensation in a botched promotion campaign.

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bulletPepsi can't pay Php 700 billion for 349 crowns

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

billionThe local franchise holder, Pepsi-Cola Phil, Inc. (PPCPI), is owned by a group led by Luis "Moro" Lorenzo, Ateneo basketball hero, and family friend whose father Pablo Lorenzo was with me in the Macapagal Cabinet and in the National Economic Council.

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bulletPoor Pepsi is trapped in the numbers game

bulletPHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

poorIt all started as a "mistake" of Pepsi-Cola in sending out last May 25 the daily winning number in its Number Fever 349.

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bulletPepsiCo rejects Del Fierro settlement plan

bulletPeople's Tonight

poorNEW YORK-Pepsico has rejected the 349 settlement plan formarly presented by Vic del Fierro,Jr.,Philippine consumer advocate and president of Coalition 349 Inc. and spokesperson of Alliance 349.

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bulletPepsi Promo pinasok na ng Senado

bulletBANDERA

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bulletCoalition 349 to bring class suit to New York

bulletNewstime

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bullet349 issue tops Senate Hearing

bulletPhilippine Daily Inquirer

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bulletSenate Formally stepped in 349 fracas

bulletThe Pulse

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bullet349 Fever

bulletManila Standard

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bulletSenator demands apology from Pepsi

bulletPhilippine Daily Inquirer

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bulletPepsi Goodwill Money to stop June 12

bulletPeople's Journal

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bulletPepsi to take on all corners in court over Fever Fiasco

bulletManila Standard

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bullet200 file estafa charges against Pepsi

bulletManila Standard

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bullet349 Winner

bulletPhilippine Daily Inquirer

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bulletClass suit readied against Pepsi

bulletManila Standard

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bulletPepsi Promo Running A High Fever

bulletDaily Globe

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bulletAnother Pepsi Fever Epidemic

bulletManila Times

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bulletThe 349ers

bulletCCPW

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bulletFuror over Fever

bulletPeople's Journal (May 27, 1992)

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bulletLet's Hear it from Pepsi

bulletManila Times (April 25, 1992)

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bulletTwo Die of Pepsi Fevers

bulletManila Times (April 11, 1992)

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bulletPepsi’s Number Fever – A scam?

bulletManila Times (April 8, 1992)

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bulletPepsi's PR Problem

bulletManila Times (March 31, 1992)

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bulletGreat Cola Skirmishes

bulletManila Times (March 24, 1992)

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bulletThe Cola War by the Numbers

bulletManila Bulletin (March 16, 1992)

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