A burger, fries and an ice-cold coffee?

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The world’s biggest drinks maker, Coca-Cola, and Italian coffee roaster illycaffe have teamed up create ready-to-drink coffee products.

The companies plan to seal the deal by the end of the year.

The RTD global coffee market is valued at just under $10 billion and has grown an estimated 10 percent during the past five years.

Coca-Cola has been adding tea, coffee, water and energy drinks to its portfolio of carbonated drinks as health-conscious consumers are avoiding soda and other fattening beverages.