Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (Nasdaq: COKE) today announced a first quarter loss of $2.0 million for the first quarter of 2000, which compares to a $4.5 million loss for the first quarter of 1999. On a per share basis, the company lost $.22 in the first quarter of 2000, a 56% improvement compared to the $.54 loss incurred in the first quarter