Coca-Cola Consolidated profits rose in Q3

Coca-Cola Consolidated profits rose in Q3

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.

The US-based soft drinks bottler said on Friday (21 January) that its board has declared a dividend for the first quarter of 2011 of US$0.25 per share on common stock and class B common stock.

Payment will be made on 18 February, the company said, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on 7 February.

In November, the firm reported rises for both sales and profits in the third quarter of the year.