Kickstart has proven to be a shrewd response to the prominent day-to-day concern about one's energy levels. The overt occasion alignment is both differentiating and relevant. It shows that small positioning factors - supported by well-executed and well-funded marketing - can sway consumers to choose one beverage brand, or indeed format, over another.
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- Why is Mountain Dew Kickstart considered a compelling case study?
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- What does the future hold for hybrid beverages and daypart targeting?
Kickstart has surpassed expectations by amassing over $150m in sales, well within a year of launching. It has been a welcome success story that has helped to offset ongoing challenges in PepsiCo's soda business.