The US drinks giant said it was "closely watching" the development of the cannabis industry and looking into a possible "functional wellness beverage".
'The space is evolving quickly. "No decisions have been made at this time", Coke added.
The Bloomberg report follows other deals between US beverage companies and pot producers in Canada, where recreational use of marijuana becomes legal next month across the country, followed by consumable forms of the drug next year.
Earlier this year, alcohol producer Molson Coors Brewing Co said it will make cannabis-infused drinks with Hydropothecary Corp, while Corona beer maker Constellation Brands invested $4-billion more into marijuana producer Canopy Growth. The drinks would aim to relieve pain with CBD rather than give the "high" associated with inhaling marijuana.
Aurora's shares surged on the news, jumping as much as 23 percent Monday in NY to $8. It is believed to have anti-inflammatory, anti-nausea, anti-seizure effects, and because it doesn't make the user intoxicated, CBD products are marketed as having some of the benefits of cannabis without the intoxication.
Coca-Cola has reportedly looked at other cannabis outlets as potential partners, with one source telling BNN Bloomberg that the company had high-level talks with the Canadian company Aphria Inc two months ago, but that those talks did not progress.
Hurricane Florence now category 3 storm
One trusted computer model, the European simulation, predicted more than 45 inches in parts of North Carolina. The massive storm is threatening the East Coast of the United States with an expected landfall early Friday.
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a compound found in marijuana plants that is now legal to consume in many states.
Although Canada is gearing up to legalize marijuana for recreational use on October 17, beverages infused with the plant's active ingredients won't be legal until sometime in 2019. The company last month said it would acquire the Costa Coffee chain for $5.1 billion.
"We have no interest in marijuana or cannabis", Coca-Cola said in a statement. That's according to a report today from Bloomberg's BNN, which cited multiple sources familiar with the matter.
3 new iPhones Xs, Xs Max & Xr and launched at Apple event
The prices are relatively lesser than iPhone XS and iPhone XS which are available at starting price of Rs 99,900 and Rs 1,09,900. The iPhone XS's 5.8-inch display is bigger than the screen on the 8 Plus and features 2.7 million pixels and 458 ppi.
In South Carolina, a 62-year-old woman died when her vehicle hit a tree that had fallen across a road in the town of Union. In general, south eastern sections of North Carolina like Wilmington and Fayetteville are at risk of flooding.
The Port of Virginia in Hampton Roads was closed Wednesday but planned to reopen Thursday on news that Florence had veered south. Elder relatives carry as much weight as meteorologists in a tight-knit community of slave descendants on the SC coast.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 195 miles. It says the threat of freshwater flooding will increase in coming hours and days from the storm's heavy rains.
Members of both parties on Capitol Hill disagreed with the president's statements . "We'll make meaningful changes", Long said. Power was out for months for much of the island and damage from the storm remains in parts of the territory.
The 27-year-old receiver has had a tumultuous career in the National Football League filled with highs and lows. The Cleveland Browns announced Saturday that they are going to release wide receiver Josh Gordon on Monday.
On Sunday, the accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , came forward with her allegations in an interview with The Washington Post . Kavanaugh has categorically denied the incident occurred, so logically, both he and Ford can not both be telling the truth.
Now a whole new generation can experience the magic of Mary Poppins this Christmas when Mary Poppins Returns hits theaters. The film is directed by Rob Marshall ( Chicago ) and written by David Magee ( Finding Neverland ).
Weekly and daily "contracts" will be handed out, and players will have to track down an epic mercenary or ship to defeat. This was because the publisher meant to support this year's Assassin's Creed Odyssey with plenty of post-launch content.
Perry says his department has been in contact with power companies and gas pipeline operators. "So I had to find a place to go". A 78-year-old man was electrocuted at his home while attempting to connect two extension cords outside in the rain, Dail said.
Golovkin's camp had ridiculed the Mexican fighter for backing away and opting for a strategic, defensive-minded approach. Initially, it was expected Golovkin and Alvarez would rematch on Cinco De Mayo (May 5th) earlier this year.
A man whose neighborhood was among dozens that erupted in fire says he ran into his basement to find that the room was glowing. Massachusetts State Police say officials will be shutting off power to all residents in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover.
Cleveland Browns sign receiver Rod Streater | 92.3 The Fan
The Browns announced they were parting ways with the embattled WR on Saturday - after he injured his hamstring in a photo shoot. This season Gordon has one catch, and it was the game-tying touchdown in the Browns' season-opening tie against the Steelers.
Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin
The women's victor was Kenya's Gladys Cherono , who set a women's record for the Berlin race with a time of 2:18:11. Kipchoge ended up running 2:00:25 but the time is not world record eligible due to the pacing strategy alterations.
Confirmed Dead Due to Hurricane Florence
The storm was downgraded to a category one Thursday evening, but is still packing winds of at least 85 miles per hour. Myrtle Beach, a SC beach resort, was deserted with empty streets, boarded up storefronts and very little traffic.
Kavanaugh denies allegation about high school misconduct
In a statement shared by the White House, Kavanaugh last week said that "I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation". The support of only two Republicans - Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - was thought to be in question.
E-cigarette, Juul use addressed by FDA in new actions
The vast majority of businesses received only warnings from the FDA, while 131 faced civil fines, according to the FDA's data. The FDA said more than two million middle school and high school students used e-cigarettes a year ago .