The Coca-Cola Co will report its half-year results on Wednesday

The Coca-Cola Co will report its half-year results on Wednesday

On Wednesday, The Coca-Cola Co will release its results for the second quarter - and first half - of 2016. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of June.

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  • Finally, Coca-Cola completed its second-quarter acquisitions at the end of June when its Venturing & Emerging Brands division took a minority stake in Aloe's Aloe Gloe. The organic aloe water brand comprises four variants: Crisp Aloe, Coconut, Lemonade and White Grape.

In first-quarter results, released in April:

  • Net profits fell by 5% to US$1.49bn 
  • Sales in the three months to the end of March were down by 4% to $10.28bn
  • Operating profits dipped 7% to $2.14bn
  • Volumes rose by 2%

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