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Coca-Cola Co's Nigerian ambitions - Comment

This month, Ray Rowlands sets his sights on the recently-announced Nigerian venture between The Coca-Cola Co and the Tropical General Invest...

Coca-Cola Co's Q4 performance by region

Earlier today, The Coca-Cola Co reported full-year and Q4 results, with sales in the last three months of 2015 falling by 8%. Here, just-dri...

Lucy Britner | 8 Feb 2016

The Coca-Cola Co will report its fourth quarter and full-year results tomorrow (9 February). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the group's highs and lows in the three months to the end of December:

Lucy Britner | 20 Jan 2016

Yesterday, the Coca-Cola Co announced plans to bring its Coke, Coke Zero, Diet/Light Coke and Coke Life brands under one marketing umbrella - championing the famous red and white Coca-Cola logo across the board. Instead of having seperate brand campaigns for each variant, the hope is that all four benefit from one brand Coke message.

Olly Wehring | 11 Jan 2016

The buzz phrase to describe the outlook for the global drinks industry has remained the same for around seven years, and is still in place in 2016.

Andy Morton | 2 Dec 2015

A nod is as good as a wink to some. Especially, it would appear, when it comes to decoding the clutter surrounding the Anheuser-Busch InBev/SABMiller deal.

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 10 Jul 2014

Late last month, editor Olly Wehring spoke with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo. In part one of this interview, Khan discusses the changing role of Research & Development in recent years, and where R&D sits in the company's armoury for growth.

Andy Morton | 16 Aug 2013

Seattle's Jones Soda has been on a financial roller-coaster over the past few years. But with the group edging closer to turning a profit and costs trimmed to more manageable levels, a candid CEO Jennifer Cue tells just-drinks what went wrong, and of the new challenges facing US soft drinks firms in a changing CSD market.

Latest News

Lucy Britner | 10 Feb 2016

The CEO of The Coca-Cola Co has said the company's bottling system in China has evolved to the point where re-franchising is the "next logical step".

Olly Wehring | 9 Feb 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has completed its "transition year" with a 4% fall in 2015 sales, while the top-line slid by 8% in the fourth quarter.

Lucy Britner | 9 Feb 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has announced plans to re-franchise 100% of its North America bottling territories by the end of 2017, including all cold-fill production facilities.

Lucy Britner | 8 Feb 2016

The Coca-Cola Co's South Pacific unit has launched the Fuze iced tea brand in Australia.

Dean Best | 1 Feb 2016

The Coca-Cola Co is to buy a minority stake in Nigerian dairy and soft drinks business Chi.

Andy Morton | 28 Jan 2016

The Coca-Cola Co is to roll out millions of unique packaging designs for Diet Coke in a new marketing campaign.

Andy Morton | 26 Jan 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has deepened its presence in India's dairy market with the test launch of flavoured milk Vio.

Lucy Britner | 20 Jan 2016

The chief operating officer of the Coca-Cola Co has said the use of plant-based sweetener Stevia, which is a key component in the company's Coke Life, needs to be improved.

Andy Morton | 15 Jan 2016

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.

Olly Wehring | 14 Jan 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has recruited US professional golfer Jordan Spieth as an ambassador for its namesake CSD brand.

Andy Morton | 12 Jan 2016

The Coca-Cola Co is likely to accept Anheuser-Busch InBev as its African bottling partner after the brewer's takeover of SABMiller, an analyst has said.

Andy Morton | 7 Jan 2016

Mexico's Arca Continental has increased its stake in Corporacion Lindley, four months after taking majority control of the sole Coca-Cola bottler in Peru.

Lucy Britner | 18 Dec 2015

The creation of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa has moved a step closer this week, after South Africa's competition commission recommended the conditional approval of the merger in the country.

Andy Morton | 11 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co has said it would have "no option" but to close factories in India if a proposed "sin tax" on CSDs is introduced.

Lucy Britner | 10 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co has confirmed that its administrative officer will stand down early next year.

Paula Krizanovic | 9 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co is in talks to buy Brazilian dairy player Laticínios Verde Campo, in a move that would see the soft drinks giant enter the country's dairy sector.

Lucy Britner | 9 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co's North America division has appointed Hendrik Steckhan to the role of president of US operations.

Lucy Britner | 4 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co's Mexican unit has withdrawn a Christmas advert in the country and issued an apology.

Lucy Britner | 4 Dec 2015

Indonesia is exploring a sugar tax on soft drinks, according to reports. 

Lucy Britner | 2 Dec 2015

Anheuser-Busch InBev and The Coca-Cola Co have joined other FIFA sponsors in penning an open letter to the association, calling for "independent oversight" of its reforms. 

Hannah Abdulla | 1 Dec 2015

The Coca-Cola Co has played down reports it is to launch the milk-based beverage Vio in India.

Lucy Britner | 25 Nov 2015

The Coca-Cola Co's chief science & health officer is to retire. Rhona Applebaum told the company last month of her intention to step down, although Coca-Cola has only confirmed the move this week.

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 25 Jan 2016

The global elite were in Switzerland last week for the World Economic Forum in Davos, the annual corporate huddle for the rich and powerful. The CEO of The Coca-Cola Co, Muhtar Kent, was there too, despite his company arguably being slightly less rich and powerful this year after some bruising quarters in the marketplace. 

Andy Morton | 20 Jan 2016

With The Coca-Cola Co stealing yesterday's limelight with its new united marketing strategy for brand Coke yesterday, a Forbes interview with PepsiCo North America Beverages' new CMO, Seth Kaufman, slipped under the radar.

Company research

The Coca-Cola Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

The Coca-Cola Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partne

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The Coca-Cola Company : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Analysis

The Coca-Cola Company : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Pr

Canadean's "The Coca-Cola Company : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Analysis" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile conta...

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The Coca-Cola Co in Health and Wellness (World)

The Coca-Cola Co in Health and Wellness (World)

Coca-Cola Co saw its share of the global HW soft drinks slip between 2009 and 2014, primarily due to its dependence on BFY reduced sugar carbonates....

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