Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company hopes to see stock holders exercise their stock options, according to information lodged with the Australian Stock Exchange. The stock option plan aims to increase the company's share capital.

A total of 256,681 new shares, nominally valued at €0.5 (A$0.83), will be issued at issue prices of €12.08 (A$20.26), €12.95 (A$21.72), €14.53 (A$24.37) and €14.68 (A$24.62) per share. The total value of the issue is €3,371,556.03 (A$5,645,681).