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AUS: Coca-Cola Amatil, SABMiller prepare brewery for Oz

8 Feb 2008

Coca-Cola Amatil and SABMiller have announced plans to build a new brewery in Australia.

just the round-up - The week in drinks

8 Feb 2008

The top ten most visited stories on just-drinks this week:

AUS: Foster's, Lion Nathan follow Miller with citrus beer

7 Feb 2008

Foster’s and Lion Nathan have each launched citrus-infused beers in Australia following the entry of SABMiller’s Miller Chill on the country's beer market.

AUS: Coca-Cola Amatil closes share buy-back

30 Jan 2008

Coca-Cola Amatil has completed a A$170m (US$151.1m) share buy-back transaction.

S KOREA: Coca-Cola Co. to buy S Korean bottler stake

22 Jan 2008

The Coca-Cola Co. is set to buy a stake in recently renamed Coca-Cola Beverage Co. in South Korea, according to a recent filing.

US: No plans for Coca-Cola Co. to appoint new COO

11 Dec 2007

The Coca-Cola Co. is not planning to find a replacement chief operating officer following last week’s reshuffle announcement.

In the spotlight – Muhtar Kent

10 Dec 2007

Coke’s choice of Muhtar Kent as its next CEO ensures a smooth transition from Neville Isdell, and has gone down well with the company’s bottling partners. But while the promotion of a chief operating officer associated with so much progress made by Coke in recent years can be seen positive, Chris Brook-Carter believes Kent faces some stern challenges, not least shaking off controversy over his alleged involvement in insider trading in the 1990s.

US: Coca-Cola CEO to stand down, confirms succession plans

6 Dec 2007

The CEO of The Coca-Cola Co. is set to stand down next year.

AUS: SABMiller, Coca-Cola Amatil acquire Bluetongue in Oz

5 Dec 2007

Pacific Beverages, the joint venture between SABMiller and Coca-Cola Amatil, has acquired a brewer in Australia.

AUS: Rising costs fail to blunt Coca-Cola Amatil forecast rise

5 Dec 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has upped its profit forecast for the second half of this year.

AUS: CCA completes sale of South Korean business

24 Oct 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has completed the sale of its South Korean bottling operations to LG Household & Health Care.

AUS: Coke Amatil pulls out of Golden Circle talks

5 Oct 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has ended its discussions with Golden Circle Limited (GCL) about the potential acquisition of GCL after the fruit processor rejected its revised offer in favour of another bid.

AUS: Golden Circle rejects Coca-Cola Amatil bid

4 Oct 2007

Australian fruit processor Golden Circle has rejected a revised takeover bid from Coca-Cola Amatil.

AUS: Coca-Cola Co. to sell part of stake in CCA

27 Sep 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has said that The Coca-Cola Co. plans to sell off a portion of its stake in the company to buy into CCA’s former South Korean business.

AUS: Coca-Cola Amatil in talks to buy Golden Circle

26 Sep 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil is in discussions to take over the fruit processor Golden Circle after making a conditional offer.

AUS: CCA trials flavoured milk range - report

21 Sep 2007

Soft drinks bottler Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) is test-marketing a flavoured milk product in Western Australia, according to reports.

AUS: Foster's Group the hero when it comes to Zero

10 Sep 2007

Foster’s Group has claimed victory in a dispute over the Zero trademark in Australia.

AUS: Coca-Cola Amatil readies Korea bottling sale

20 Aug 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has moved a step closer to closing the sale of its Korean bottling operations.

US: CCA drives growth with product development

10 Aug 2007

Coca Cola Amatil (CCA) has disclosed its first major product from its partnership with Maxxium.

AUS: Possible Boag sale sees Lion Nathan, CCA lead pack - report

10 Aug 2007

Lion Nathan and Coca-Cola Amatil appear to be the front runners should Australian brewer J Boag & Son go up for sale, according to local reports.

AUS: Coca-Cola Amatil reports record H1

9 Aug 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has delivered a record net profit after tax for the half-year, as Australia and New Zealand performed strongly and Indonesia demonstrated a continuing recovery for the group.

UPDATE: US: Coca-Cola silent on CCA Korea stake claims

25 Jul 2007

The Coca-Cola Co. has refused to comment on reports that it is to buy a stake in Coca-Cola Amatil's South Korean operations.

US: Coca-Cola to help LG in CCA Korea purchase - report

25 Jul 2007

The Coca-Cola Co. is set to join LG Household & Health Care in its move to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil’s South Korean bottling arm, according to local reports.

SOUTH KOREA: Coke Amatil chooses LG as preferred bidder

6 Jul 2007

Australian-based soft drinks group Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has announced that it has selected LG Household and Health Care as the preferred bidder for its South Korean business Coca-Cola Korea Bottling Corp.

SLOVAKIA: Coca-Cola increases Bonaqua production – report

3 Jul 2007

Coca-Cola Beverages Slovakia has upped production of its Bonaqua spring water, according to reports.

Spotlight - 80s revival: The growth of the PEGs

3 Jul 2007

The drinks industry has not been immune from the growing influence of private equity groups (PEGS) in the corporate world. Critics argue that PEGs hark back to the worst excesses of 1980s corporate greed while their proponents believe they help to revive failing companies and provide a necessary investment vehicle for capital as other traditional avenues are looking unattractive. Chris Brook-Carter weighs up the arguments.

AUS: CCA ups H1 earnings, clarifies S Korea sale

27 Jun 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has upgraded its first half earnings and clarified the situation about the potential sale of its South Korean operations.

AUS: CCA South Korea bidders down to two

13 Jun 2007

The race for Coca-Cola Amatil’s South Korean operations has narrowed to a two-horse race.

AUS: CCA gives Ardmona research support - report

4 Jun 2007

Coca-Cola Amatil has set up a research and production deal for its SPC Ardmona subsidiary, according to reports.

S KOREA: CCA loses Israeli bidder

23 May 2007

Israel’s Central Bottling has dropped out of the bidding for Coca-Cola Amatil’s South Korean operations.








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