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New coke was the unofficial name for the reformulation of coca-cola introduced in april 1985 by the coca-cola company to replace the original formula of its flagship soft drink coca-cola. Defining the problem engineers solve problems by creating new products, systems, or environments before creating something, it is very important to define the problem.