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Coca-Cola: The Pause that Refreshes

Jul 25, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Coca-Cola has had a fun variety of slogans throughout the years. One of the most well-known Coke sayings is “The Pause That Refreshes,” first seen in 1929. Variations of this slogan have been used through the years. The history behind the original use of the slogan is very interesting and something we’d like to share

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Those Gorgeous Coca-Cola Girls

Jul 09, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

  In vintage Coca-Cola ads, the Coca-Cola Girls were the preferred subject from the 1890s through the 1960s. Bathing beauties, women at play and servicewomen from World Wars I and II are the images one is most likely to remember. In the early days of Coca-Cola advertising, before the days of television advertising, very talented

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Coca-Cola Introduced the Handy Six Pack in 1923

Jun 26, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

“Take Home a Carton, It’s Easy to Carry” We’re used to the sight of cardboard six-pack carriers for bottled beverages but when the Coca-Cola Company first introduced the cardboard carrier carton, it was quite a great innovation.     The Coca-Cola Company introduced cardboard six-pack carriers in 1923. Although others have taken credit for the

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Coca-Cola DIY Project: A Beautiful Handcrafted Pie Safe Cabinet

Apr 26, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

A customer recently shared her photos of a beautiful pie safe cabinet her husband made for her using Coca-Cola signs purchased by us here at RetroPlanet.com. Not only is her husband a wonderfully talented woodworker, the clever use of the Coke signs as panels in the cabinet made for a great design element. The reproduction

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Decorating With the Coca-Cola Pop Art Cans and Bottles Decal Set

Apr 16, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

  Decorating with decals is an easy way to brighten things up in your home, office, or restaurant. With the nostalgic style of Coca-Cola in the 1960s, the Coca-Cola Pop Art Cans Bottles Words Decal Set is so easy to apply! Our decal set includes individually cut decals that are perfect for decorating a retro

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Coca-Cola Pop Art Cans Decal Set: Exclusively from RetroPlanet

Mar 26, 2018 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

  It’s so easy to bring the nostalgic style of Coca-Cola right into your home, office, or restaurant! Our decal set includes individually cut decals that are perfect for decorating a retro kitchen, company lunch room, diner, or restaurant with classic Coke cans. This set is available in two materials—matte polyester (for any flat surface)

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Having a Coca-Cola Christmas: Decorating with Coke

Nov 21, 2017 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

We know this to be true about the “real thing”—Coca-Cola. Collectors of Coke memorabilia can never own enough items featuring the world’s most popular soft drink to decorate their homes and businesses. Their drive to acquire always more seems insatiable. We understand, as a symbol of simpler times, vintage Coca-Cola signs and other products are

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Decorating a Cool 1950s Soda Bar With Coca-Cola Decor

Jan 17, 2017 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Some years ago our RetroPlanet.com offices were based in Salem, NH rather than our current location, in Nashua. Our store was known as Vintage Vending then. These photos are of showroom displays we had in our earlier location. Unfortunately, we no longer own these items but we thought it would be fun to share these

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