Coca-Cola is about to cost you more — thanks to Trump’s tariffs

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Have a Coke and a… frown?

President Donald Trump and millions of others are about to find that their soft drink of choice is going to become a little more expensive — thanks in part to the commander in chief’s tariffs.

Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey announced this week that rising costs were driving an unusual mid-year need to raise prices to consumers.  The reason is “the freight, the metals, the steel, the aluminum going up, the labor going up,” he said during a CNBC interview. 

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