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The Coca-Cola Co Performance Trends 2016-20 - results data

31 Mar 2021

In mid-February, The Cola-Cola Co posted a 9% dip in sales from the 12 months of 2020. An improved performance in the final quarter failed to offset the COVID-impacted second and third quarters for the soft drinks giant. Here, just-drinks picks apart Coca-Cola's numbers over the last five years and considers the trends that are set to shape the future for the company, specifically, and the soft drinks category more broadly.

Coca-Cola European Partners set to land Coca-Cola Amatil deal by May

18 Feb 2021

Coca-Cola European Partners is on course to secure its acquisition of Australasian bottler Coca-Cola Amatil by mid-March.

Coca-Cola European Partners ups offer as Coca-Cola Amatil takeover draws nearer

15 Feb 2021

Coca-Cola European Partners has increased its offer to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil, with the Australasian bottler backing the improved bid.

The Coca-Cola Co rolls out 100% rPET bottles in US

9 Feb 2021

The Coca-Cola Co is to launch Coke bottles in the US made from 100% recycled plastic.

Coca-Cola Amatil enjoys second-half rebound in 2020 as acquisition looms - trading update

22 Jan 2021

Coca-Cola Amatil's core markets of Australia and New Zealand rebounded in the second half of last year as the soft drinks bottler and alcohol distributor emerged from a challenging 2020.

The soft drinks category in 2020 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part II - FREE TO ACCESS

10 Dec 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the soft drinks category.

The Coca-Cola Co readies European roll-out for Topo Chico Hard Seltzer - just-drinks Exclusive

27 Oct 2020

The Coca-Cola Co is to launch Topo Chico Hard Seltzer in Europe as the group moves quickly to widen its newly-found interest in alcohol.

Indonesia the wildcard for Coca-Cola European Partners in Coca-Cola Amatil acquisition - comment

26 Oct 2020

Over the weekend, Coca-Cola European Partners offered a textbook example of how to turn a crisis to one's advantage. As markets reel from the coronavirus and Coca-Cola soft drinks sales stumble, the European bottler revealed a bid for all of Coca-Cola Amatil's shares - including the 30% owned by The Coca-Cola Co.

Coca-Cola European Partners eyes Indonesia with US$6.6bn Coca-Cola Amatil bid

26 Oct 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners has identified Indonesia as the "standout" target in its proposed swoop for Australasian bottler Coca-Cola Amatil.

Coca-Cola Amatil expertise could fuel alcohol ambitions - Coca-Cola European Partners

26 Oct 2020

The CEO of Coca-Cola European Partners has said the prospective acquisition of Coca-Cola Amatil can teach his company how to operate in the alcohol category.

Coca-Cola Amatil H2 starts well, but COVID 'hotspots' threaten - results data

20 Aug 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil has seen its volumes recover in slightly July and August after value sales in the six months to the end of June fell by just under 10%.

Coca-Cola Amatil blames COVID for Indonesia write-down

23 Jul 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil is to write down its assets by as much as AUD190m (US$134m) due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on trade.

Australia, New Zealand confirm pregnancy warnings as alcohol industry decries costs

17 Jul 2020

Alcohol producers in Australia and New Zealand will have to display pregnancy health warning labels on their products, despite industry warnings the move will incur unnecessary financial costs.

Why COVID-19 has restored plastic's popularity in soft drinks - comment

7 Jul 2020

Before COVID-19 changed everything, 'plastic' was little more than a dirty word that was only getting dirtier. Now, however, the packaging material could provide a neat solution to consumer unease over cleanliness. Lucy Britner explains.

Hygiene to emerge as major consumer trend - The Coca-Cola Co CFO

19 Jun 2020

The Coca-Cola Co's CFO has pinpointed the role that hygiene will play in emerging consumer trends in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coca-Cola Amatil vending machines accepting cryptocurrency to limit consumer contact

9 Jun 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil has overhauled its vending machines in the wake of the coronavirus to accept cryptocurrency.

Coronavirus fails to extinguish China's appetite for luxury as lockdowns loosen - analysis

22 Apr 2020

In these times of uncertainty, I'm willing to guarantee one thing - the word of 2020 will be 'resilience'.

Grim reading ahead as Q1 results lift coronavirus veil - comment

20 Apr 2020

Over the next few weeks, the drinks industry will see the release of some of the most anticipated - and, not in a good way - quarterly results in its history.

Coca-Cola Amatil Q1 2020 - Sales rise by low single-digits - trading update

17 Apr 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil has released a bullish trading update, flagging its "resilient business model" as being well-placed to weather the coronavirus crisis.

Hard seltzer a tougher sell in Australia warns Coca-Cola Amatil

24 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil, the Australian distributor for Beam Suntory, has said it would rather expand its existing portfolio than branch out into the unknown with hard seltzer in the country.

How did Coca-Cola Amatil perform in 2019? - results data

21 Feb 2020

Coca-Cola Amatil has returned to healthier sales growth levels, posting a near-7% rise in its top-line from 2019.

Coca-Cola European Partners ditches multipack shrink wrap in new plastics pledge

20 Sep 2019

Coca-Cola European Partners is to replace plastic shrink wrap with cardboard for its multipacks across Western Europe.

Coca-Cola Amatil merges coffee & alcohol unit into regional divisions

9 Sep 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil's coffee & alcohol unit will no longer operate as a stand-alone unit as the company looks to streamline its business.

Coca-Cola Amatil takes on distribution of Made Group’s smoothies and juices across Australia

15 Jul 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has kicked off the Australian distribution of Made Group’s smoothies and juice brands, nine months after acquiring a stake in the Rokeby Farms and Impressed owner.

Coca-Cola Amatil set for 100% recycled CSD bottles

26 Jun 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil is poised to switch all of its carbonated soft drinks plastic bottles in Australia to 100% recycled material.

Coca-Cola Amatil offloads SPC for US$28m

4 Jun 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has lined up the divestment of its SPC fruit and vegetable processing unit in Australia to Shepparton Partners Collective.

Coca-Cola Australia pledges 70% recycled plastic bottles by this year

16 Apr 2019

The Coca-Cola Co's Australian network is to use 70% recycled plastic in its bottles by the end of the year.

Coca-Cola Amatil takes venture capital arm to Indonesia

10 Apr 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has outlined plans to launch its venture capital unit in Indonesia.

Coca-Cola Amatil quells Lion Drinks & Dairy acquisition rumours

18 Mar 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has said it is not pursuing the purchase of Kirin's Australia-based food and beverage unit.

Coca-Cola Amatil switches to sustainable sugar in Australia

28 Feb 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has moved to source sugar for part of its portfolio from sustainable growers.





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