Costco, Coca-Cola: Friends Again - TheStreet



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are making up.

The wholesaler has agreed to resume carrying Coca-Cola products in its stores after a pricing dispute between the two.

Last month Costco decided not to order any more Coke products, as Costco claimed the Coca-Cola products were making it difficult for them to "pass along the value our members deserve," Costco originally said on its Web site.

The battle between the Costco and Coca-Cola has been indicative of the struggle retailers and product makers have been facing when it comes to price. On the one hand, Costco wants to be able to woo shoppers with value; on the other hand, Coca-Cola doesn't want muted prices to affect its margins.

-- Reported by Jeanine Poggi in New York.

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