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bot·tle

(bot'tĕl),
A container for liquids.

bottle

/bot·tle/ (bot´'l) a hollow narrow-necked vessel of glass or other material.
wash bottle 
1. a flexible squeeze-bottle with delivery tube, or one with two tubes through the cork, so arranged that blowing into one forces a stream of liquid from the other; used in washing chemical materials.
2. one containing some washing fluid, through which gases are passed for the purpose of freeing them from impurities.

bottle

Drug slang
A regional term for a vial of crack cocaine or amphetamines.

Vox populi
A vessel, usually of glass or earthenware, formerly of leather, generally used to hold liquids, which is enclosed except for the point of entry or egress marked by a narrow neck/mouth.

bot·tle

(bot'ĕl)
A container for liquids.

Patient discussion about bottle

Q. I get the most from her company than from the bottle. My wife is 2 months pregnant. I love to drink only if she gives company. I get the most from her company than from the bottle. Is it okay to drink when pregnant?

A. If you love your wife, you ought not drink in front of her. She shouldn't be drinking either, for the health of the baby. After all, what the mother consumes, the baby does too. I don't think there is a magic filter protecting the baby other than what the mother does. I wish you both well.

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PepsiCo will have to continue to carefully manage relationships with independent bottlers if it wants to make significant changes in its route to market for national retailers," said John Sicher, editor of industry publication Beverage Digest.
Consequently, to determine if strong bottler promotions are negatively associated, five hierarchical loglinear models that express three competitive scenarios were tested: (1) three-way-independence strong bottlers (row 1 of Table 2), (2) dominance by each strong bottler (rows 2, 3, and 4), and (3) RC/7Up bottler follows a Pepsi/Coke bottler coalition (row 5).
The independent bottlers haven't taken the change in their business plan lying down.
The bottlers that brought suit say that traditional direct store delivery (DSD) is the best way to bring the brand to stores.
Scott Hoober of the Kansas Rural Water Association says that although municipal system managers have to pay a certified lab to test samples weekly, monthly and quarterly for a long list of contaminants, water bottlers can use any lab they choose to perform tests as infrequently as once a year.
The Dublin bottler could continue to produce Dr Pepper with cane sugar, but only in approved packaging and only in its assigned territory.
With the situation only getting worse, the company said bottlers will be urged to set up more displays in grocery stores that combine 7UP and so-called flavor drinks, such as Sunkist, A&W Root Beer and Welch's.
PepsiCo's acquisition of its major bottlers represents a significant shift in the company's corporate structure and provides opportunities to rationalize distribution operations.
In the 1970's and 1980's, The Coca-Cola Company encouraged and invested in a number of bottler consolidations including CCE, which is approximately 36 percent owned by The Coca-Cola Company.
We believe that DSD continues to provide retailers, both large and small, with the most efficient and effective distribution of Coca-Cola products," said Rice, whose family has been a Coca-Cola bottler for 85 years.
The convenience and gas channel is one of the most profitable for bottlers and its decline causes a negative mix effect on revenues and margins.
While all Company employees are safe and accounted for, we still have not heard from many of our bottler colleagues.